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Writing scientific research articles : strategy and steps / Margaret Cargill and Patrick O'Connor.

Cargill, Margaret. (Author). O'Connor, Patrick, 1967- (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781405186193 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1405186194 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9781405193351 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1405193352 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: x, 173 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
  • Publisher: Chichester, UK ; Wiley-Blackwell, 2009.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
A framework for success. How the book is organized, and why. Research article structures ; Referees' criteria for evaluating manuscripts -- When and how to write each article section. Results as a "story": the key driver of an article ; Results: turning data into knowledge ; Writing about results ; The methods section ; The introduction ; The discussion section ; The title ; The abstract -- Getting your manuscript published. Considerations when selecting a target journal ; Submitting a manuscript ; How to respond to editors and referees ; A process for preparing a manuscript -- Developing your publication skills further. Skill-development strategies for groups and individuals ; Developing discipline-specific English skills -- Provided example articles. Provided example article 1: Kaiser et al. (2003) ; Provided example article 2: Britton-Simmons and Abbott (2008)
Subject: Technical writing.
Research > Authorship.
Science news.

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