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Author Rose, Jean, 1942-

Title The mature student's guide to writing / Jean Rose.

Published Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson  808.06637 ROSE    AVAILABLE
Edition 3rd ed.
Physical description xii, 327 pages : colour illustrations ; 22 cm.
Series Palgrave study skills.
Palgrave study skills.
Notes Previous ed.: 2007.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents pt. One. The Big Picture -- 1.Taking Notes -- 2.Writing an Essay -- 3.Quoting and Referencing -- pt. Two. Writing for Different Purposes -- 4.Style -- 5.Summaries -- 6.Letters and Emails -- 7.Creative Writing -- 8.Reports -- 9.Articles -- 10.Oral Presentations -- 11.Exam Essays -- 12.The Proposal for Your Undergraduate Dissertation -- pt. Three. The Nuts and Bolts of Good Writing -- 13.Verbs and Other Parts of Speech -- 14.Writing Clear Sentences -- 15.Punctuation -- 16.Getting Conversation on Paper -- pt. Four. Moving On -- 17.Your CV -- 18.Letters and Statements for Job Applications.
Summary This text is a compendium of information on basic grammar, punctuation and a wide variety of written forms. The author makes no assumptions in terms of readers' prior knowledge, so everything is explained in full.
Subject Academic writing.
ISBN 9780230297876 (paperback)
0230297870 (paperback)