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Spiralbound paperback

Published: 06 April 2017

320 Pages | 1 figure

ISBN: 9780199025572

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This text is published by OUP Higher Education Division

The Canadian Writer's Handbook

Second Essentials Edition

The late William E. Messenger, Jan de Bruyn, The late Judy Brown, and Ramona Montagnes

  • Easy to use. The coloured tabs in the margins, numbered sections and headers, and the "How to Find What You Need" page help students to navigate the text with ease.
  • Extensively classroom tested. The material in the text has been distilled from the well-known Canadian Writer's Handbook and has been extensively classroom tested by thousands of students.
  • EAL content. Topics of particular importance to EAL learners are marked with an EAL icon throughout the book and are listed at the front of the book.
  • Sample Essay in MLA format. This sample essay provides students with a model of effective writing.
  • Updated documentation section. The section on documentation has been updated to provide students with the latest in MLA, APA, and CMS style, as well as more coverage of online sources such as blog posts, tweets, emails, and social media videos. This section also features colour coding of in-text and reference citations to help students recognize their common elements so they can construct them more easily. Note: MLA style has been updated to the new 2016 version.
  • All Canadian. This text is an indigenous Canadian title, not an adaptation of an American text
  • Indispensable. 6IThe Canadian Writer's Handbook, Second Essentials Editionr acts as a highly useful reference for students throughout their entire undergraduate career and beyond.

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