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McGraw-Hill's Concise Guide to Writing Research Papers
     

McGraw-Hill's Concise Guide to Writing Research Papers

by Carol Ellison
 

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Write an effective research paper--no sweat!

The words “research paper” may send a chill down your spine. You're thinking about the hours of research and the days of writing ahead-and that's after wringing your hands about the topic! Never fear, this concise resource will guide you through the process step-by-step and make the experience

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Write an effective research paper--no sweat!

The words “research paper” may send a chill down your spine. You're thinking about the hours of research and the days of writing ahead-and that's after wringing your hands about the topic! Never fear, this concise resource will guide you through the process step-by-step and make the experience painless. With veteran composition instructor Carol Ellison's advice, you'll be able to create a thought-provoking research paper that will get you the best possible grade!

McGraw-Hill's Concise Guide to Writing Research Papers gives you the tools to:

  • Organize a helpful outline before you write
  • Find solid evidence at the library and on the Internet to back up your thesis
  • Write effective sentences to support your topic
  • Replace common phrases with attention-drawing wording to properly articulate your ideas
  • Use smooth transitions between paragraphs to keep your paper flowing
  • Craft eloquent summaries and conclusions
  • Avoid accidental incidences of plagiarism
  • Run a thorough check over your research paper before you hand it in

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071629904
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Education
Publication date:
01/29/2010
Series:
Perfect Phrases Series
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
224
File size:
2 MB

Meet the Author

Carol Ellison is a seasoned composition instructor. She teaches on the writing faculty of Rutgers University.

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