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Title:
A manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations : Chicago Style for students and researchers
Author:
Turabian, Kate L.
Personal Author:
Edition:
Eighth edition.
Publication Information:
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, [2013]

©2013
Physical Description:
xv, 448 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Summary:
Turabian's set of guidelines to help students understand how to write, cite, and formally submit research writing.
General Note:
"Portions of this book have been adapted from The Craft of Research, 3rd edition, by Wayne C. Booth, Gregory C. Colomb, and Joseph M. Williams, ©1995, 2003, 2008 by The University of Chicago; and The Chicago Manual of Style, 16th edition, ©2010 by The University of Chicago"--Title page verso.
Language:
English
Contents:
Research and writing : from planning to production / What research is and how researchers think about it ; Moving from a topic to a question to a working hypothesis ; Finding useful sources ; Engaging sources ; Planning your argument ; Planning a first draft ; Drafting your report ; Presenting evidence in tables and figures ; Revising your draft ; Writing your final introduction and conclusion; Revising sentences ; Learning from your returned paper ; Presenting research in alternative forums ; On the spirit of research -- Source citation: General introduction to citation practices ; Notes-bibliography style : the basic form ; Notes-bibliography style : citing specific types of sources ; Author-date style : the basic form ; Author-date style : citing specific types of sources -- Style: Spelling ; Punctuation ; Names, special terms, and titles of works ; Numbers ; Abbreviations ; Quotations ; Tables and figures -- Paper format and submission.
ISBN:
9780226816371

9780226816388
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Book

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