From Sources to Purpose : A Guide to Researched Writing
Unlike other texts that focus on the research paper as a product, From Sources to Purpose emphasises purpose throughout - it is a guide to researched writing. The text presents a logical, building block approach to determining purpose, finding meaning in sources, validating sources, discovering context and connections in sources, drawing inferences, and critiquing sources.
- Paperback | 320 pages
- 160.02 x 228.6 x 22.86mm | 430.91g
- 01 Jan 2001
- Cengage Learning, Inc
- Heinle & Heinle Publishers Inc.,U.S.
- Florence, United States
Table of contents
Part One: Setting the Stage. 1: Reviewing Basic Writing Principles. 2: Determining Purpose and Choosing a Topic. 3: Creating and Presenting Meaning. Part 'Two: Using Sources. 4: Building a Bibliography. 5: Using Sources in Your Writing. Part Three: Reading Sources Critically. 7: Discovering Connections and Contexts. 8: Critiquing Sources. 9: Drawing Inferences. Part Four: Writing To Your Purpose. 10: Citing Your Sources-MLA Style. 11: Citing Your Sources-APA Style. 12: Arranging Your Presentation. 13: Managing Your Presentation.