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Published: 09 April 2015

288 Pages | 18 Screenshots, 1 photo, 16 figures, 4 tables


ISBN: 9780199010288

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Making Sense in the Life Sciences

A Student's Guide to Writing and Research

Second Edition

Margot Northey and Patrick von Aderkas

Making Sense

  • Concise. Features an overview of research and writing for students in the life sciences, 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 in the life sciences including coverage of CMS and CSE style 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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