How to Write Better Essays

How to Write Better Essays

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This indispensable guide takes students through each step of the essay writing process, enabling them to tackle written assignments with confidence. Students will develop their ability to analyse complex concepts, evaluate and critically engage with arguments, communicate their ideas clearly and concisely and generate more ideas of their own. Chapters are short and succinct and cover topics such as reading purposefully, note-taking, essay writing in exams and avoiding plagiarism. Packed with practical activities and handy hints which students can apply to their own writing, this is an ideal resource for students looking to improve the quality and clarity of their academic writing.

This book will be a source of guidance and inspiration for students of all disciplines and levels who need to write essays as part of their course.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 298 pages
  • 155 x 235 x 16.26mm | 576g
  • Red Globe Press
  • United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 4th ed. 2018
  • XVIII, 298 p.
  • 1352001144
  • 9781352001143
  • 177,077

Table of contents

Introduction.- Why Write Essays?.- The Stages.- Stage I: Interpretation of the Question.- Stage II: Research.- Stage III: Planning.- Stage IV: Writing.- Stage V: Revision.- Conclusion.- Bibliography.- Index.
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About Bryan Greetham

Bryan Greetham is an Honorary Fellow at the University of Durham, UK, and has previously taught at University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia. He is the author of How to Write Your Undergraduate Dissertation and Smart Thinking.
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