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Author Turabian, Kate L.

Title A manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations : Chicago Style for students and researchers / Kate L. Turabian ; revised by Wayne C. Booth, Gregory G. Colomb, Joseph M. Williams, and the University of Chicago Press editorial staff.

Published Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2013.


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Edition 8th edition.
Physical description xv, 448 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Chicago guides to writing, editing, and publishing.
Chicago guides to writing, editing, and publishing.
Notes "Portions of this book have been adapted from The Craft of Research, 3rd edition, by Wayne C. Booth, Gregory C. Colomb, and Joseph M. Williams, ©1995, 2003, 2008 by The University of Chicago; and The Chicago Manual of Style, 16th edition, ©2010 by The University of Chicago"--Title page verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 409-433) and index.
Contents Part I. Research and writing : from planning to production / Wayne C. Booth, Gregory C. Colomb, and Joseph M. Williams. -- 1. What research is and how researchers think about it -- 2. Moving from a topic to a question to a working hypothesis -- 3. Finding useful sources -- 4. Engaging sources -- 5. Planning your argument -- 6. Planning a first draft -- 7. Drafting your report -- 8. Presenting evidence in tables and figures -- 9. Revising your draft -- 10. Writing your final introduction and conclusion -- 11. Revising sentences -- 12. Learning from your returned paper -- 13. Presenting research in alternative forums -- 14. On the spirit of research.
Part II. Source citation. -- 15. General introduction to citation practices -- 16. Notes-bibliography style: the basic form -- 17. Notes-bibliography style : citing specific types of sources -- 18. Author-date style : the basic form -- 19. Author-date style : citing specific types of sources.
Part III. Style. -- 20. Spelling -- 21. Punctuation -- 22. Names, special terms, and titles of works -- 23. Numbers -- 24. Abbreviations -- 25. Quotations -- 26. Tables and figures -- Appendix: Paper format and submission.
Summary Turabian's set of guidelines to help students understand how to write, cite, and formally submit research writing.
Related to Booth, Wayne C. Craft of research. 3rd ed. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©2008 (OCoLC)175218191.
Chicago manual of style. 16th ed. Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, ©2010 (OCoLC)495102182.
Other author Booth, Wayne C.
Colomb, Gregory G.
Williams, Joseph M.
Subject Dissertations, Academic -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Academic writing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
ISBN 9780226816371 (hbk. : alkaline paper)
0226816370 (hbk. : alkaline paper)
9780226816388 (paperback: alkaline paper)
0226816389 (paperback: alkaline paper)
9780226816395 (ebk.)