Scientific Papers and Presentations: Navigating Scientific Communication in Today's World / Edition 2

Scientific Papers and Presentations: Navigating Scientific Communication in Today's World / Edition 2

by Martha Davis, Gloria Fry
     
 

ISBN-10: 0120884240

ISBN-13: 9780120884247

Pub. Date: 10/01/2004

Publisher: Elsevier Science

Electronic publishing and electronic means of text and data presentation have changed enormously since the first edition was first published in 1997. This second edition applies traditional principles to today's, modern techniques. In addition to substantial changes on the poster presentations and visual aids chapters, the chapter on proposal writing discusses in

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Electronic publishing and electronic means of text and data presentation have changed enormously since the first edition was first published in 1997. This second edition applies traditional principles to today's, modern techniques. In addition to substantial changes on the poster presentations and visual aids chapters, the chapter on proposal writing discusses in more detail grant writing proposals. A new chapter has also been dedicated to international students studying in the United States.

Selected Contents:
-Searching and Reviewing Scientific Literature
-The Graduate Thesis
-Publishing in Scientific Journals
-Reviewing and Revising
-Titles and Abstracts
-Ethical and Legal Issues
-Scientific Presentations
-Communication without words
-The Oral Presentation
-Poster Presentations

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780120884247
Publisher:
Elsevier Science
Publication date:
10/01/2004
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.78(d)

Table of Contents

1The semantic environment of science
2Before you begin
3Organizing and writing a rough draft
4Searching and reviewing scientific literature
5The proposal
6The graduate thesis
7Publishing in scientific journals
8Style and accuracy in the final draft
9Reviewing and revising
10Titles and abstracts
11Presenting data
12Ethical and legal issues
13Scientific presentations
14Communication without words
15Visual aids to communication
16The oral presentation
17Poster presentations
18Group communications
19Communicating with other audiences
20To the international student
AppWeaknesses in scientific writing

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