Journals Higher Education



Published: 16 June 2015

240 Pages | 7 Figures

ISBN: 9780199010165

Bookseller Code (04)

Making Sense

A Student's Guide to Research and Writing

Eighth Edition

Margot Northey and Joan McKibbin

Making Sense

  • Concise. Features an overview of research and writing, for a reasonable price, and can be used as a resource for a student's entire academic career.
  • Practical. Uses straightforward language to discuss the basics of research and writing. Instructors agree that as an overview, the Making Sense series is much easier to digest than heavier writing style guides, and they appreciate the discipline-specific content.
  • Documentation: Features up-to-date guidelines for documentation and referencing and provides the most current guidelines for documentation, including coverage of MLA, APA, CSE, and Chicago styles and referencing.
  • Up-to-date. Along with including the most up-to-date citation styles, the Making Sense series also features current examples, and useful information on using the internet as a research tool.
  • More Accessible. This edition contains more bulleted points and summaries to make the content easier to reference and absorb.

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