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The Resource English for Writing Research Papers, by Adrian Wallwork, (electronic resource)

English for Writing Research Papers, by Adrian Wallwork, (electronic resource)

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English for Writing Research Papers
Title
English for Writing Research Papers
Statement of responsibility
by Adrian Wallwork
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Publishing your research in an international journal is key to your success in academia. This guide is based on a study of over 1000 manuscripts and reviewers' reports revealing why papers written by non-native researchers are often rejected due to problems with English usage and poor structure and content. With easy-to-follow rules and tips, and examples taken from published and unpublished papers, you will learn how to: prepare and structure a manuscript increase readability and reduce the number of mistakes you make in English by writing concisely, with no redundancy and no ambiguity write a title and an abstract that will attract attention and be read decide what to include in the various parts of the paper (Introduction, Methodology, Discussion etc) highlight your claims and contribution avoid plagiarism discuss the limitations of your research choose the correct tenses and style satisfy the requirements of editors and reviewers This new edition contains over 40% new material, including two new chapters, stimulating factoids, and discussion points both for self-study and in-class use. EAP teachers will find this book to be a great source of tips for training students, and for preparing both instructive and entertaining lessons. Other books in the series cover: presentations at international conferences; academic correspondence; English grammar, usage and style; interacting on campus, plus exercise books and a teacher's guide to the whole series. Please visit http://www.springer.com/series/13913 for a full list of titles in the series. Adrian Wallwork is the author of more than 30 ELT and EAP textbooks. He has trained several thousand PhD students and academics from 35 countries to write research papers, prepare presentations, and communicate with editors, referees and fellow researchers.--
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dictionaries
Series statement
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  • English for Academic Research
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  • Linguistics
  • Grammar
  • English language
  • Language and education
Label
English for Writing Research Papers, by Adrian Wallwork, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-26094-5
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mixed
Carrier category
online resource
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Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
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Contents
PART 1. WRITING SKILLS -- 1. Planning and Preparation -- 2. Structuring a sentence: word order -- 3. Structuring Paragraphs -- 4. Breaking Up Long Sentences -- 5. Being Concise and Removing Redundancy -- 6. Avoiding ambiguity, repetition, and vague language -- 7. Clarifying Who Did What -- 8. Highlighting Your Findings -- 9. Discussing your limitations -- 10. Hedging and Criticising -- 11. Plagiarism and Paraphrasing -- PART 2. SECTIONS OF A PAPER -- 12. Titles -- 13. Abstracts -- 14. Introduction -- 15. Review of the Literature -- 16. Methods -- 17. Results -- 18. Discussion -- 19. Conclusions -- 20. The Final Check
Control code
978-3-319-26094-5
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unknown
Edition
2nd ed. 2016.
Extent
1 online resource (XX, 377 pages)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
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9783319260945
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Media MARC source
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Media type code
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Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-26094-5
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)944186080
Label
English for Writing Research Papers, by Adrian Wallwork, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-26094-5
Publication
Antecedent source
mixed
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
PART 1. WRITING SKILLS -- 1. Planning and Preparation -- 2. Structuring a sentence: word order -- 3. Structuring Paragraphs -- 4. Breaking Up Long Sentences -- 5. Being Concise and Removing Redundancy -- 6. Avoiding ambiguity, repetition, and vague language -- 7. Clarifying Who Did What -- 8. Highlighting Your Findings -- 9. Discussing your limitations -- 10. Hedging and Criticising -- 11. Plagiarism and Paraphrasing -- PART 2. SECTIONS OF A PAPER -- 12. Titles -- 13. Abstracts -- 14. Introduction -- 15. Review of the Literature -- 16. Methods -- 17. Results -- 18. Discussion -- 19. Conclusions -- 20. The Final Check
Control code
978-3-319-26094-5
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
2nd ed. 2016.
Extent
1 online resource (XX, 377 pages)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9783319260945
Level of compression
uncompressed
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-26094-5
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)944186080

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