The Pocket Handbook for Psychology / Edition 1

The Pocket Handbook for Psychology / Edition 1

by Laurie G. Kirszner, Stephen R. Mandell, Philip Adams, Patrick Bizzaro
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0759396086

ISBN-13: 9780759396081

Pub. Date: 10/24/2003

Publisher: Cengage Learning


This truly portable reference guide, offering coverage of all of the topics that you would expect to find in a bigger and more expensive handbook, now can be customized for nine different disciplines!

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This truly portable reference guide, offering coverage of all of the topics that you would expect to find in a bigger and more expensive handbook, now can be customized for nine different disciplines!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780759396081
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
10/24/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
4.60(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents


Part 1: WRITING ESSAYS AND PARAGRAPHS. 1. Writing Essays. 2. Writing Paragraphs. Part 2: WRITING GRAMMATICAL SENTENCES. 3. Revising Comma Splices and Fused Sentences. 4. Revising Sentence Fragments. 5. Understanding Agreement. 6. Using Verbs Correctly. 7. Using Pronouns Correctly. 8. Using Adjectives and Adverbs Correctly. Part 3: WRITING EFFECTIVE SENTENCES. 9. Writing Varied Sentences. 10. Writing Concise Sentences. 11. Revising Awkward or Confusing Sentences. 12. Using Parallelism. 13. Placing Modifiers Carefully. 14. Choosing the Right Word. Part 4: UNDERSTANDING PUNCTUATION. 15. End Punctuation. 16. The Comma. 17. The Semicolon. 18. The Apostrophe. 19. Quotation Marks. 20. Other Punctuation Marks. Part 5: SPELLING AND MECHANICS. 21. Spelling. 22. Capitalization. 23. Italics. 24. Hyphens. 25. Abbreviations. 26. Numbers. Part 6: WRITING WITH SOURCES. 27. Writing Research Papers. 28. Using and Evaluating Library Sources. 29. Using and Evaluating Internet Sources. 30. Integrating Sources and Avoiding Plagiarism. Part 7: DOCUMENTING SOURCES. 31. Glossary of Terms. 32. APA Documentation Style. 33. Additional Writing Models. Part 8: PRACTICAL WRITING. 34. Designing Documents and Web Pages. 35. Writing for the Workplace. 36. Making Oral Presentation. Part 9: GRAMMAR, USAGE, AND ESL REVIEW. A. Grammar Review. B. Usage Review. C. ESL Review.

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