The Essentials of Academic Writing

The Essentials of Academic Writing

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THE ESSENTIALS OF ACADEMIC WRITING, 2nd Edition, offers a complete overview of the process of writing academic essays for college courses. This text covers the writing process, including concise, nuts-and-bolts coverage of researching, planning, drafting, documenting, revising, and proofreading academic papers. A sample student essay serves as a case study throughout the text, illustrating each step of the writing process. An anthology of 13 academic essays, covering a variety of disciplines and topics, provides good models for student writing. This affordable and accessible text is a valuable rhetoric for freshman composition and is an important reference guide to students in all college disciplines.
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  • Paperback | 437 pages
  • 149.86 x 226.06 x 17.78mm | 544.31g
  • HOUGHTON MIFFLIN
  • Boston, United States
  • English
  • 2nd ed.
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 0547181337
  • 9780547181332
  • 1,012,423

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"I found myself nodding my head in agreement all the way through the preface, feeling as though I had finally been heard. This is the book I have been dreaming of writing myself."
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