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A manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations : Chicago Style for students and researchers / Kate L. Turabian ; revised by Wayne C. Booth, Gregory G. Colomb, Joseph M. Williams, and the University of Chicago Press editorial staff.

By: Turabian, Kate L.
Contributor(s): Booth, Wayne C | Colomb, Gregory G | Williams, Joseph M.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Chicago guides to writing, editing, and publishing: Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2013Copyright date: ©2013Edition: 8th edition.Description: xv, 448 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780226816371; 0226816370; 9780226816388; 0226816389.Subject(s): Dissertations, Academic -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Academic writing -- Handbooks, manuals, etcDDC classification: 808.06/6378
Contents:
Research and writing: from planning to production / Wayne C. Booth, Gregory C. Colomb, and Joseph M. Williams : 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 -- Appendix: Paper format and submission.
Summary: This handbook is a set of guidelines to help students understand how to write, cite, and formally submit research writing.
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"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.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 409-433) and index.

Research and writing: from planning to production / Wayne C. Booth, Gregory C. Colomb, and Joseph M. Williams : 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 -- Appendix: Paper format and submission.

This handbook is a set of guidelines to help students understand how to write, cite, and formally submit research writing.

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A manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations : by Turabian, Kate L. ©2007

University of Chicago Press, (Chicago :) xviii, 466 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

A manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations : by Turabian, Kate L.
A manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations : by Turabian, Kate L. ©2007

University of Chicago Press, (Chicago :) xviii, 466 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

A manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations : by Turabian, Kate L.

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