Uh-oh, it looks like your Internet Explorer is out of date.
For a better shopping experience, please upgrade now.
A Student Handbook for Writing in Biology / Edition 2 available in Paperback
This book provides practical advice to students who are learning to write according to the conventions in biology. Using the standards of journal publication as a model, the author provides, in a user-friendly format, specific instructions on: using biology databases to locate references; developing sound reading strategies; paraphrasing for improved comprehension; writing for a particular audience with the appropriate tone; preparing lab reports or scientific papers, posters, and oral presentations with accepted format and content; self-evaluating drafts; and using peer and instructor feedback for professional development.
|Publisher:||Freeman, W. H. & Company|
|Edition description:||Second Edition|
|Product dimensions:||6.21(w) x 8.81(h) x 0.50(d)|
Table of Contents
1. The Scientific Method
2. Finding Primary References
3. Reading and Writing Scientific Papers
4. Step-by-Step Instructions for Preparing a Laboratory Report or Scientific Paper
6. A "Good" Sample Student Laboratory Report
7. Poster Presentations
8. Oral Presentations
Appendix 1. Word Processing Basics in Microsoft Word
Appendix 2. Making XY Graphs in Microsoft Excel
Appendix 3. Preparing Oral Presentations with Microsoft PowerPoint