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Published: 05 April 2012

264 Pages | 14 figures; 1 table


ISBN: 9780195445848

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Making Sense in Engineering and the Technical Sciences

A Student's Guide to Research and Writing, Fourth Edition

Fourth Edition

Margot Northey and Judi Jewinski

Making Sense

  • Concise, comprehensive, and accessible.
  • Fully up-to-date guidelines for documentation and referencing, including coverage of IEEE, CSE, CMS, MLA, and APA styles.
  • Newly updated chapter 'Giving Presentations' provides valuable information on planning and delivering a presentation and preparing effective electronic presentations.
  • Updated coverage of citations, sourcing materials from the Internet, plagiarism and references, and working in a group.
  • Increased information covering technology-based research, including criteria for website evaluation and other Internet resources such as blogs and wikis.
  • Practical tips on eliminating grammar and punctuation errors, essay and report writing, studying for tests and exams, and avoiding plagiarism.

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