Improve Your Writing / Edition 4

Improve Your Writing / Edition 4

by Ron Fry, Ronald W. Fry
     
 

Improve Your Writing presents all the important elements to turning in excellent research papers. This step-by-step walk-through includes: selecting a topic, library research, developing an outline, writing from the first to the final draft, proofreading, and more. New to this edition is an effective introduction to online research.
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Overview

Improve Your Writing presents all the important elements to turning in excellent research papers. This step-by-step walk-through includes: selecting a topic, library research, developing an outline, writing from the first to the final draft, proofreading, and more. New to this edition is an effective introduction to online research.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781564144577
Publisher:
Cengage Delmar Learning
Publication date:
07/28/2000
Series:
Ron Fry's How to Study Series
Edition description:
4TH
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
5.32(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.35(d)

Meet the Author


Ron Fry is a nationally known proponent for the improvement of public education and an advocate for parents and students playing an active role in strengthening personal education programs. In addition to being the author of the best selling How to Study series, which has sold over two million copies to date, Fry has written more than 30 different books with the intention of providing resources to assist in education reform to realize his ultimate goal of achieving optimum student success.

Table of Contents

Foreword: Write On!vii
Introduction: One Step at a Timexvii
Chapter 1Getting Ready for Action1
Chapter 2Developing Your Battle Plan15
Chapter 3Your Approach to Research23
Chapter 4Creating a Working Bibliography33
Chapter 5Digging in: Researching in Detail41
Chapter 6Organizing Your Research51
Chapter 7Writing Your Rough Draft61
Chapter 8Documenting Your Sources71
Chapter 9Revising Your Masterpiece81
Chapter 10Compiling Your Final Bibliography91
Chapter 11Applying Finishing Touches101
Chapter 12Essay Tests and Oral Reports105
Chapter 13Writing with ADD117
Index123

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