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Call # PN146 .H373 2008
Author Hartley, James, Ph. D
Title Academic writing and publishing : a practical handbook / James Hartley
Imprint New York : Routledge, 2008
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Descript. viii, 196 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Authorship
Academic writing
Scholarly publishing
OCLC # 166379161 166383805
Table of Contents
 List of tables and figures 
Sect. IIntroduction1
1.1The nature of academic writing3
Sect. 2The academic article21
2.1Tides23
2.2Authors29
2.3Abstracts31
2.4Key words37
2.5Introductions41
2.6Methods45
2.7Results47
2.8Discussions49
2.9Acknowledgements53
2.10References57
2.11Footnotes63
2.12Responding to referees67
2.13Proofs71
Sect. 3Other genres73
3.1Books75
3.2Theses81
3.3Literature reviews87
3.4Conference papers95
3.5Tables and graphs101
3.6Posters111
3.7Book reviews115
3.8Letters to the editor123
3.9Annotated bibliographies127
Sect. 4Other aspects of academic writing129
4.1Finding, keeping and disseminating information131
4.2Choosing where to publish137
4.3Delays in the publishing process143
4.4Refereeing151
4.5Sex differences in academic writing161
4.6Procrastination and writer's block165
4.7Collaborative writing169
4.8Productive writers175
 Appendices 
A.1Guidelines for academic writing183
A.2Guidelines for revising text187
A.3Abbreviations for American states used in citing references189
 Author index191
 Subject index195