Research Writing in Education and Psychology--from Planning to Publication: A Practical Handbook

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  • ISBN-13: 9780398071578
  • Publisher: Thomas, Charles C. Publisher, Ltd.
  • Publication date: 5/28/2001
  • Pages: 158

Table of Contents

Prologue
Ch. 1 Introduction 3
Ch. 2 Developing a Plan for Writing a Research Manuscript 8
Ch. 3 Writing Style, Grammar, and Bias in Language 15
Ch. 4 Punctuation, Capitalization, Spelling, Hyphenation, Italics, Abbreviations, and Seriation 37
Ch. 5 Numbers, Metric Measurement, Statistical and Mathematical Material, Headings, and Quotations 53
Ch. 6 Footnotes, Notes, Tables, and Figures 65
Ch. 7 Reference Citations in the Text and References in the Reference List 73
Ch. 8 Submitting a Manuscript and Responding to Editorial Review 97
App. A Reference Citations in the Text and References in the Reference List that Conform to the 1993 Chicago Manual of Style 108
App. B Journals in Psychology and in Education Grouped According to Content and Rejection Rates 128
App. C Manuscript Submission Letter, Editors' Evaluations of Submitted Manuscripts, and Evaluation Forms for Manuscript Reviewers 131
App. D Formats for Electronic References Recommended by the American Psychological Association (1999, November 19) 138
Index: Chapters 1-8
Index: Appendix A
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