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Practical Tips for Publishing Scholarly Articles, Second Edition

Writing and Publishing in the Helping Professions

Second Edition

Rich Furman and Julie T. Kinn

Publication Date - 01 July 2012

ISBN: 9780190615284

144 pages
5.5 x 8.5 inches

In Stock


Looking to publish your research but don't know exactly how? Dealing with procrastination or stress related to academic publishing? If you are feeling apprehensive about your writing or are becoming interested in publishing scholarly work, Practical Tips for Publishing Scholarly Articles is for you. Rich Furman and Julie T. Kinn have updated this fantastic resource with even more exercises and advice to help you through the writing and publishing process. Furman and Kinn guide readers through each step of publication from idea generation through structuring an article and journal selection to submission, revision, and collaboration.

New to this Edition

  • Exercises to improve writing and the process of writing
  • Advice on overcoming procrastination
  • Quotes from experienced authors describing their methods, frustrations, challenges, and triumphs

About the Author(s)

Rich Furman (MSW, University of Pennsylvania; PhD, Yeshiva University) is professor of social work at the University of Washington, Tacoma. He has published many books on social work including Navigating Human Service Organizations, second edition, An Experiential Approach to Group Work, and Social Work Practice with Latinos (Lyceum Books).

Julie T. Kinn (MA, University of North Carolina, Charlotte; PhD, University of Illinois, Chicago) is a clinical and research psychologist at the Department of Defense, National Center for Telehealth and Technology.

Table of Contents

    1. Why Write and Publish? Exploring and Increasing Motivation
    2. Self-Assessment of Writing Capacities
    3. Writing as a Disciplined Practice
    4. Types of Scholarly Publications
    5. Selecting a Journal
    6. Submitting Your Manuscript
    7. Collaboration
    8. Ethics, Pitfalls, and Problems
    9. Conclusion
    Appendix: Exercises and Resources