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This will be a permanent fixture on the bookshelf close to me desk–a great reference for facts and ideas! Bruce Ballenger, Boise State University. If you’re interested in nallenger a cost-saving package for your students, contact your Pearson rep.
New to This Edition. The book included sections on how to include images, graphs, subheadings, bulleted lists, block quotes, and underlining for emphasis for a reader-friendly format. I read this book for my last english class for my holistic practioner degree.
The Curious Researcher: A Guide to Writing Research Papers by Bruce Ballenger
Trivia About The Curious Reseaecher It is very basic and only found myself skimming it. A Guide to Writing Research Papersballejger Edition stresses that curiosity is the best reason for investigating ideas and information. Description This print textbook is available for students to rent for their classes. Understanding Research Assignments Appendix B: I’ve skim and scanned this book and praised Bruce Ballenger’s approach for a few years now, but I can now say I’ve read through this entire textbook about pages or so in order to tighten my senior English project.
This might be resexrcher book that got me permanently hooked on research. Coverage of emerging digital sources and note-taking techniques shows how RSS feeds and podcasts can provide useful information, and how online technology like Google Notebook and Zotero could be alternatives to a pen and paper.
Also discusses the advantages of new technologies versus more traditional research tools. Sign In We’re sorry!
“The Curious Researcher: A Guide to Writing Research Papers” by Bruce Ballenger
It gives advice on how to choose a topic, and lists subject encyclopedias to look into. I found the suggested notetaking techniques to be very helpful.
Share a link to All Resources. This appendix is what I turn to most frequently and has been enormously helpful to me.
Aug 06, Dominic rated it it was amazing Shelves: It gives advice on writing the draft and then polishing the manuscript; it describes different ways of beginning a paper, including a delayed-thesis structure. Christopher Hall rated it liked it Feb 05, Guide to MLA Styles. Featuring an engaging, direct writing style and inquiry-based approach, The Curious Researcher: Coverage of reading like a researcher provides techniques for reading source material strategically and critically.
The Curious Researcher: A Guide to Writing Research Papers
Katt rated it really liked it Dec 30, I had to read this for a college english course and it helped me out a lot. It has a checklist of things to look for before handing in, right in the very beginning of the appendix, and has cuurious table listing key differences between MLA and APA format.
Matt rated it it was amazing Dec 30, A unique chronological organization sets up achievable writing goals along with week-by-week guidance. Signed out You have successfully signed out and will be required to sign back in should you need to download more resources.
An appealing alternative to traditional research texts, The Curious Researcher stands apart for its motivational tone, its conversational style, and its conviction that research writing can be full of rewarding discoveries. Yhe Answer Key 0. Very handy book when it comes to writing papers! The Pearson print rental program provides students with affordable access to learning materials, so they come to class ready to succeed.
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The Curious Researcher: A Guide to Writing Research Papers, 8th Edition
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Offering a wide variety of examples from student and professional writers, the text encourages readers to find ways to bring fact-based writing to life.