The Allyn & Bacon Handbook is designed as a superior resource for classroom and reference use, offering a cross-disciplinary coverage that is uniquely suited to writers both in and beyond college.Its opening chapters on Critical Thinking and Writing provide a foundation for decision-making skills from the invention and planning stages of whole essay development to the designing of sentences. Writing and argument-as-a-way-of-knowing is developed from early chapters through to the two unique chapters on writing and thinking in the social sciences, and natural sciences.
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Key Benefit: This superior reference book includes all the basics of grammar, punctuation and mechanics, with information on the writing process and detailed coverage on conducting research. Features such as the "Spotlight on Common Errors" make it easy to find the answers to the most easily asked grammar questions. Key Topics: In addition to including the basics of grammar, the handbook emphasizes critical thinking and reading as well as academic writing in various disciplines. Also included are three chapters devoted to helping non-native speakers, 4 chapters on doing research and documenting sources using MLA, APA, CBE and Chicago Manual styles, and separate chapters on writing and in the humanities, social sciences, sciences, and business. Market: For anyone who needs a basic grammar/research/writing reference manual.
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Book Description Allyn & Bacon, 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 3 Sub. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0205261078
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