Easy Access is the only handbook organized by the types of help student writers need. Part One (red tabs) provides a guide to writing processes and products. Solutions to common writing problems and ESL troublespots are found in Part Two (blue tab). Part Three (yellow tab) offers alphabetically organized definitions and examples of grammar, mechanics, and punctuation terms.
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Table of Contents
How to Use This HandbookPreface and Acknowledgments PART I. PROCESSES AND PRODUCTS 1. The Writing Process Prewriting / Planning / Drafting / Revising / Finishing 2. Research Writing Analyze the Assignment / Plan a Research Strategy / Do Your Research / Take Good Notes and Keep Good Records / Choose a Preliminary Thesis and Outline / Write the First Draft / Use Your Sources Effectively / Revisit Your Research as Necessary / Revise and Edit Systematically / Document Your Sources Correctly / Sample Research Paper (MLA Style) 3. Argumentation Choose a Thesis and Plan Key Assertions / Employ the Rhetoric of Argument / Acknowledge Opposing Views (Refutation) / Read Your Own and Other Arguments Critically / Sample Argument Paper (APA Style) 4. MLA Documentation Style Citations in the Text / List of Works Cited / Typing or Word Processing Instructions for MLA 5. APA Documentation Style Citations in the Text / Reference List / Typing or Word Processing Instructions for APA (and more...)