Journals Higher Education


Spiral Bound

Published: 30 January 2019

320 Pages

ISBN: 9780190932138

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The Essential Writer's Handbook

William Messenger, Edited by Anne Stameshkin, Jan de Bruyn, Judy Brown, and Ramona Montagnes

  • An accessible and student-friendly format featuring a helpful cross-reference guide makes it easy for your students to find all the writing advice they need
  • A streamlined treatment of the essential aspects of the writing process-from composing a sentence to conducting research-helps students at all levels write with greater confidence, clarity, and skill
  • Up-to-date documentation guidelines for MLA, APA, and Chicago styles include color-coded examples to help students identify and compare similar components across different examples
  • Coverage of academic integrity and plagiarism emphasizes the gravity and importance of ethical writing and researching
  • A checklist for revising at the end of the book helps students through the revising, editing, and proofreading stages of their writing to ensure that they are submitting polished work
  • Topics important to ELL learners are marked with ELL icons throughout and also listed at the front of the book