Publishing Journal Articles

Publishing Journal Articles

by Lucinda Becker, Pam Denicolo
     
 

ISBN-10: 1446200639

ISBN-13: 9781446200636

Pub. Date: 03/05/2012

Publisher: SAGE Publications

This accessible, informative and entertaining book provides practical strategies to help maximize the chances of success in getting your work published in the journal of your choice. It offers advice on vital topics such as: how to write and get the style right; what to select for publication; how to plan for success; how to cope with writer's block; working with

Overview

This accessible, informative and entertaining book provides practical strategies to help maximize the chances of success in getting your work published in the journal of your choice. It offers advice on vital topics such as: how to write and get the style right; what to select for publication; how to plan for success; how to cope with writer's block; working with editors and reviewers; and how to cope with rejection. It is a must-have book for anyone seeking to write for successful journal publication.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781446200636
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
03/05/2012
Series:
Success in Research Series
Pages:
141
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

When, What and Where to Publish
Why Are You Going to Write an Article?
When Should You Write an Article?
What Should You Publish?
Where Should You Place an Article?
Selecting Your Topic/Adapting Your Work
Selecting Your Topic
Adapting Your Work
Planning and Getting Started
Spider Charts
Flow Charts
Brainstorms
Mind Mapping
Coping with Writer's Block
Getting the Style Right
Your Writing Style
If You Are Writing in Your Second Language
The Structure of Your Article
The Abstract
The Introduction
The Article on the Page
Signposting and Structure
Presenting Technical Data
Textual Options
Concluding Your Article
The Language of Your Article
Your Readership
Writing Simply
Improving Your Style
Editing Your Article
Polishing Your Article
Learning How to Stop Writing Your Article
Why You Need to Stop
Why You Cannot Seem to Stop
Learning How to Stop
And Then Not Really Stopping
Working with Editors and Reviewers
Recovering from Rejection
Telling People
Prepare for Rejection
Use the Reviews
Make a Plan of Action
Intellectual Property Rights
Some Final Thoughts
Further Reading
Index

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