Hodges' Harbrace Handbook with APA Update Card / Edition 14

Hodges' Harbrace Handbook with APA Update Card / Edition 14

by Suzanne Strobeck Webb, Robert Keith Miller, Winifred Bryan Horner
     
 


For over fifty years, this classic, grammar-driven handbook has taught millions of students the best way to write and revise their papers.See more details below

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For over fifty years, this classic, grammar-driven handbook has taught millions of students the best way to write and revise their papers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838408414
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
07/29/2002
Edition description:
14TH Edition Package
Pages:
797
Product dimensions:
6.46(w) x 8.58(h) x 1.37(d)

Table of Contents


Part I. Grammar 1. Sentence Sense 2. Sentence Fragments 3. Comma Splices and Fused Sentences 4. Adjectives and Adverbs 5. Pronouns and Case 6. Agreement 7. Verbs Part II. Mechanics 8. Document Design 9. Capitals 10. Italics 11. Abbreviations, Acronyms, and Numbers Part III. Punctuation 12. The Comma 13. Unnecessary Commas 14. The Semicolon 15. The Apostrophe 16. Quotation Marks 17. The Period and Other Marks Part IV. Spelling and Diction 18. Spelling, the Spell Checker, and Hyphenation 19. Good Usage 20. Exactness 21. Conciseness 22. Clarity and Completeness Part V. Effective Sentences 23. Sentence Unity: Consistency 24. Subordination and Coordination 25. Misplaced Parts and Dangling Modifiers 26. Parallelism 27. Consistency: Avoiding Shifts 28. Pronoun Reference 29. Emphasis 30. Variety Part VI. Writing 31. Working with Paragraphs 32. Planning and Drafting Essays 33. Revising and Editing Essays 34. Writing Under Pressure 35. Reading and Thinking Clearly 36. Writing Arguments 37. Research: Finding and Evaluating Sources 38. Research: Using and Citing Sources 39. Writing for Special Purposes Glossary of Usage Glossary of Terms

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