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    Telling a Research Story: v. 2: Writing a Literature Review (Michigan Series in English for Academic & Professional Purposes) (Paperback) By (author) Christine B. Feak, By (author) John M. Swales

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    DescriptionThis is a handy booklet for researchers/scholars writing literature reviews. "Telling a Research Story: Writing a Literature Review" is concerned with the writing of a literature review and is not designed to address any of the preliminary processes leading up to the actual writing of the literature review. This volume represents a revision and expansion of the material on writing literature reviews that appeared in English in "Today's Research World". It progresses from general to specific issues in the writing of literature reviews. It opens with some orientations that raise awareness of the issues that surround the telling of a research story. Issues of structure and matters of language, style, and rhetoric are then discussed. Sections on metadiscourse, citation, and paraphrasing and summarizing are included.


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    Title
    Telling a Research Story: v. 2
    Subtitle
    Writing a Literature Review
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Christine B. Feak, By (author) John M. Swales
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 112
    Width: 152 mm
    Height: 229 mm
    Thickness: 8 mm
    Weight: 181 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780472033362
    ISBN 10: 0472033360
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    LC classification: PE1478 .F34 2000
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    Edition
    Revised
    Edition statement
    Revised edition
    Publisher
    The University of Michigan Press
    Imprint name
    The University of Michigan Press
    Publication date
    15 July 2009
    Publication City/Country
    Ann Arbor, MI
    Author Information
    Christine B. Feak is an Instructor at the English Language Institute at the University of Michigan. John M. Swales is retired as Professor and Director of the English Language Institute at the University of Michigan. They are the authors of Academic Writing for Graduate Students, 2nd ed.