Writing for Psychology / Edition 3

Writing for Psychology / Edition 3

by Mark L. Mitchell, Janina M. Jolley, Robert P. O'Shea
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0495597813

ISBN-13: 9780495597810

Pub. Date: 03/30/2009

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Designed to help psychology students write term papers, research reports, and proposals, this guide, based on the American Psychological Association style, offers rules, tips, and examples for grammar, spelling, usage, and punctuation, organizing a paper, finding reference sources, formatting citations, and creating a logicalargument. Annotation ©2003 Book News,

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Designed to help psychology students write term papers, research reports, and proposals, this guide, based on the American Psychological Association style, offers rules, tips, and examples for grammar, spelling, usage, and punctuation, organizing a paper, finding reference sources, formatting citations, and creating a logicalargument. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780495597810
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
03/30/2009
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

1. What Every Student Should Know About Writing Psychology Papers. 2. Writing Term Papers. 3. Writing Research Reports and Proposals. 4. Finding, Reading, Citing, and Referencing Sources. 5. Making Your Case: A Guide to Skeptical Reading and Logical Writing. 6. Writing the Wrongs: How to Avoid Gruesome Grammar, Putrid Punctuation, and Saggy Style. 7. Preparing the Final Draft. Appendix A: APA Copy Style Versus APA Final-Form Style. Appendix B: Problem Plurals. Index.

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