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An ideal tool for students writing research papers across the disciplines, the POCKET GUIDE TO APA STYLE, 2009 APA Update, 3rd Edition, offers straightforward explanations, annotated examples, and margin notes designed to help students write properly documented papers in the latest APA style. Thorough and practical, this concise guide is not only less expensive and easier for undergraduates to use than the APA Manual, it also includes additional information about the research-writing process. In this updated edition, students will also find extensive coverage of electronic sources, preparing them to both evaluate and correctly use Internet references in their own research. The 2009 APA Update, 3rd Edition, incorporates all essential changes reflected in the Concise Rules of APA Style, Sixth Edition (2009), the official pocket style guide from the American Psychological Association. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

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Genre Book : Reference
Author Book : Robert Perrin
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Release Book : 2009-12-09
Download Book : 176 Pages
ISBN-10 : 9780495911425


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Thorough and practical, Pocket Guide is a must have for any discipline using APA documentation standards. Based on the currrent edition of The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (5th ed.), this convenient and affordable reference tool offers straitghforward instruction on APA style for undergraduates, graduate students and working professionals in a wide variety of fields.

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Genre Book : Language Arts & Disciplines
Author Book : Robert Perrin
Publisher : Houghton Mifflin College Division
Release Book : 2009
Download Book : 155 Pages
ISBN-10 : UCSC:32106019752291


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Genre Book : Reference
Author Book : American Psychological Association
Publisher : Amer Psychological Assn
Release Book : 2005-01-01
Download Book : 212 Pages
ISBN-10 : 1591472520


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The Broadview Pocket Guide to Writing is a concise volume presenting essential material from the fourth edition of the full Broadview Guide to Writing. Included are summaries of key grammatical points and a reference guide to basic grammar; a glossary of usage; tips on writing style; a guide to bias-free writing; coverage of punctuation and writing mechanics; helpful advice on Internet research; and much more. For the third edition the section on citation and documentation (in four commonly-used styles—MLA, APA, Chicago, and CSE) has been extensively revised and updated.

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Genre Book : Reference
Author Book : Doug Babington
Publisher : Broadview Press
Release Book : 2009-07-30
Download Book : 256 Pages
ISBN-10 : 9781460400654


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This book helps readers become better writers of psychology and better writers in general. After reading thousands of course papers, theses, and dissertations, Dr. Miller knows and addresses the issues that students find most challenging when writing about psychology. Written with the utmost flexibility in mind, the chapters can be read in any order. More comprehensive than similar texts, this book provides detailed coverage of how to write empirical reports, research proposals, and literature reviews, and how to read meta-analyses. Readers will also find invaluable strategies for improving one’s writing including how to adopt an engaging yet accurate style, thorough coverage of grammatical and word use rules that govern writing in general, and the APA (American Psychological Association) rules that govern the expression of that content. Readers will appreciate these helpful learning tools: Describes the most common APA style rules encountered and/or highlights references to the Manual when more detailed knowledge is required. Numerous examples from journal articles that help readers gain a clearer understanding of content they will encounter in writing psychological reports. Chapter exercises that provide an opportunity to apply the points conveyed in each chapter. Examples of the most common mistakes made by students and how to avoid them and best practices for improving one’s writing. Tables that help readers gain a clearer understanding of the new standards in the APA Publications Manual, 6th ed (Appendix A). Errors in APA Style exemplified via an improperly formatted paper and another version noting corrections pertaining to APA style and grammar, to highlight the most common pitfalls encountered by students (Appendix B). Ideal for courses on writing in psychology or as a supplement for graduate or advanced undergraduate courses in research design or research methods, this book also serves as a resource for anyone looking for guidance on how to write about psychological content.

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Genre Book : Psychology
Author Book : Scott A. Miller
Publisher : Routledge
Release Book : 2013-11-20
Download Book : 188 Pages
ISBN-10 : 9781317970910


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Designed specifically for undergraduate writing, this easy-to-use pocket guide provides complete guidance for new writers on effective, clear, and inclusive scholarly communication and the essentials of formatting papers and other course assignments.

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Genre Book : Language Arts & Disciplines
Author Book : American Psychological Association
Publisher : American Psychological Association (APA)
Release Book : 2019-12
Download Book : 326 Pages
ISBN-10 : 1433832739


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Compact and convenient, The Broadview Pocket Guide to Citation and Documentation includes information on MLA, APA, Chicago, and CSE styles of citation and documentation. The second edition has been fully updated to reflect the 2016 revisions to the MLA style of documentation. A wide range of examples are provided throughout the book, and full sample essays in both MLA and APA styles are also included. The book discusses summary and paraphrase as well as direct quotation, and includes an extensive treatment of how to integrate quoted material into the text of an academic paper. There is coverage too of what constitutes plagiarism—and how to avoid it.

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Genre Book : Language Arts & Disciplines
Author Book : Maureen Okun
Publisher : Broadview Press
Release Book : 2016-08-29
Download Book : 224 Pages
ISBN-10 : 9781554813346


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Covers quality of content, types of articles, manuscript structure, writing style, grammar, quotations, tables, footnotes, proofreading, and journal policies.

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Genre Book : Psychology
Author Book : American Psychological Association
Publisher : Amer Psychological Assn
Release Book : 2001
Download Book : 439 Pages
ISBN-10 : UOM:39015050069841


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15 Minutes. That's as long as we think any student should have to spend formatting their papers. Unfortunately, students often spend hours trying to find answers from hard to follow manuals or confusing websites. Whether you want a step-by-step guide to building a title page, suggestions for writing with greater clarity, or freedom from doing internet searches every time you have a question about APA standards, APA Made Easy is the only blueprint that you will need for writing in APA style. This comprehensive writing guide includes illustrated steps for formatting an APA document in: Microsoft Word 2010, Microsoft Word 2011 for Mac, Microsoft Word 2013, and Apple's Pages programs. You will also learn how to build an APA formatted paper from the ground up by understanding: • How to outline information you've already gathered. • How to write an essay or research paper from an outline. • How to write a solid introduction. • How to use the required headings in a research paper including Abstracts, Method, Subjects and Participants, Materials or Apparatus, Results, and Discussion sections. • Building Citations within your paper and on your Reference page. Also included in this guide: • APA examples and high resolution screen shots to help students correctly format documents within 15 minutes. • Over 150 completed Reference examples • Over 60 completed In-Text Citation examples • How to use Headings effectively in your writing • Specific examples that cover how to cite new media such as blog posts, emails, websites, online lectures, computer programs, social media and much more. • A new section on using and citing DOI's (Digital Object Identifiers) for new media. • A Short Sample paper in APA format. • For more information on APA Made Easy and downloadable APA templates visit: YouVersusTheWorld.com.

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Genre Book : Education
Author Book : Scott Matkovich
Publisher : YouVersusTheWorld.com
Release Book : 2012
Download Book : 120 Pages
ISBN-10 : 9781477493397


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The Bedford Handbook carries on the Hacker tradition by responding to student writers’ needs and to the way students need their handbook to work. Still a full-size handbook that doubles as a reference, the Handbook features clear, straightforward advice, hand-edited sentences, a user-friendly index, and a handy format. The eighth edition combines classic Hacker usability with a next-generation focus on academic writing and research and new navigation that helps students pull together advice and models for each assignment. Developed with the help of students and teachers at more than 35 colleges and universities, the new edition reflects the ways students write and revise in their composition course and beyond. What’s more, The Bedford Handbook remains a portable size; it’s still a comprehensive reference that’s as easy to consult as it is to carry.

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Genre Book : Language Arts & Disciplines
Author Book : Diana Hacker
Publisher : Macmillan Higher Education
Release Book : 2010-07-26
Download Book : 818 Pages
ISBN-10 : 9780312585402