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Making sense : a student's guide to research and writing / Margot Northey, Joan McKibbin.

Northey, Margot, 1940- author. (Author). McKibbin, Joan, author. (Added Author).
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J.N. Desmarais Library LB 2369 N67 2015 30007008904830 Circulation (3rd floor) Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780199010165 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0199010161 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: vii, 210 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Eighth edition.
  • Publisher: Don Mills, Ontario : Oxford University Press, 2015.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: 1. Writing and thinking -- 2. Writing an essay -- 3. Writing a book report -- 4. Writing a lab report -- 5. Writing a business report -- 6. Using illustrations -- 7. Documenting sources -- 8. Giving an oral presentation -- 9. Writing examinations -- 10. Writing a resumé and letter of application -- 11. Writing with style -- 12. Common errors in grammar and logic -- 13. Punctuation -- 14. Misused words and phrases.
Summary, etc.: "... Guide for students in any discipline, the original volume of the bestselling Making Sense series offers a comprehensive overview of the general principles of style, grammar, and usage, while covering issues such as how to conduct academic research, how to write essays, and how to document sources."--Publisher website.
Subject: Report writing.
English language > Rhetoric.
Exposition (Rhetoric)
English language > Rhetoric.
Exposition (Rhetoric)
Report writing.

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