MLA Style Manual and Guide to Scholarly Publishing


Author: Modern Language Association of America
Publisher: Modern Language Assn of Amer
ISBN: N.A
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Page: 336
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Provides information on stylistic aspects of research papers, theses, and dissertations, including sections on writing fundamentals, MLA documentation style, and copyright law.

MLA Style Manual and Guide to Scholarly Publishing


Author: Joseph Gibaldi,Walter S. Achtert
Publisher: Modern Language Assn of Amer
ISBN: N.A
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Page: 343
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Provides information on stylistic aspects of research papers, theses, and dissertations, including sections on writing fundamentals, MLA documentation style, and copyright law

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Zehn Erzählungen
Author: Alice Munro
Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag
ISBN: 310403026X
Category: Fiction
Page: 368
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Nobelpreis für Literatur 2013 Zu viel oder zu wenig – für das Glück gibt es kein Maß, nie trifft man es richtig. Alice Munros Heldinnen und Helden geht es nicht anders, sie haben das Zuviel und Zuwenig erlebt: eine Balance ist nur schwer zu finden. Auf der Suche nach ihr macht Alice Munro ihre Leser zu Komplizen dieser spannenden Mission. »Ich bewundere Alice Munro. Ich bewundere die Direktheit ihres Erzählens, die Nüchternheit und Einfachheit ihrer Sprache. (...) Was für Geschichten, was für ein Werk!« Bernhard Schlink, Die Welt

The Wadsworth Guide to MLA Documentation, MLA Update


Author: Linda Schwartz
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1111347379
Category: Reference
Page: 336
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This concise guide to the most commonly used kinds of MLA citations-now with the latest 2009 updates-is brief enough to be used as a supplement to a handbook or literature anthology, yet comprehensive enough to address all of the documentation issues students might encounter. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Leadership Communication

Communication, Human communication
Author: CTI Reviews
Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 1490294155
Category: Education
Page: 26
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Facts101 is your complete guide to Leadership Communication. In this book, you will learn topics such as The Language of Leaders, Creating Written Leadership Communication, Leadership Presentations, and Graphics and PowerPoint with a Leadership Edge plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Nackt


Author: David Sedaris
Publisher: Heyne Verlag
ISBN: 3641135672
Category: Fiction
Page: N.A
View: 1913

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Willkommen in der haarsträubenden Welt des David Sedaris. Sedaris packt die gegenwärtige Autobiographienmode beim sprichwörtlichen Schlafittchen und erklärt das weite Feld seines Lebens und das seiner Familie zum Minenfeld. In siebzehn Geschichten erzählt er von seinen Betätigungen als halbwüchsiger Tramper, Apfelpflücker, Möchtegern-Schauspieler, Collegestudent oder Nudist – witzig, anrührend, exzentrisch, pingelig und zutiefst charmant.

The Columbia Guide to Online Style


Author: Janice R. Walker,Todd Taylor
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231506988
Category: Reference
Page: 288
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The Columbia Guide to Online Style is the standard resource for citing electronic and electronically accessed sources. It is also a critical style guide for creating documents electronically for submission for print or electronic publication. Updated and expanded, this guide now explains how to cite technologies such as Web logs and pod casts; provides more guidance on translating the elements of Columbia Online Style (COS) citations for use with existing print-based formats (such as MLA, APA, and Chicago); and features additional guidelines for producing online and print documents based on new standards of markup language and publication technologies. This edition also includes new bibliographic styles for humanities and scientific projects; examples of footnotes and endnotes for Chicago-style papers; greater detail regarding in-text and parenthetic reference and footnote styles; an added chapter on how to locate and evaluate sources for research in the electronic age; and new examples for citing full-text or full-image articles from online library databases, along with information on how to credit the source of graphics and multimedia files. Staying ahead of rapidly evolving technologies, The Columbia Guide to Online Style continues to be a vital tool for online researchers.

Patterns for College Writing, A Rhetorical Reader and Guide

Communication, Human communication
Author: CTI Reviews
Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 1490283706
Category: Education
Page: 41
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Facts101 is your complete guide to Patterns for College Writing, A Rhetorical Reader and Guide. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

Guide to Reference

Essential General Reference and Library Science Sources
Author: Jo Bell Whitlatch,Susan E. Searing
Publisher: American Library Association
ISBN: 083891232X
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Page: 248
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Ideal for public, school, and academic libraries looking to freshen up their reference collection, as well as for LIS students and instructors conducting research, this resource collects the cream of the crop sources of general reference and library science information. Encompassing internet resources, digital image collections, and print resources, it includes the full section on LIS Resources from the Guide to Reference database, which was voted a #1 Best Professional Resource Database by Library Journal readers. Organized by topic and thoroughly indexed, this guide makes it a snap to find the right sources. It offers an appealing introduction to reference work and resources for LIS students and also serves as an affordable course book to complement online Guide to Reference access.

Writing: A Manual for the Digital Age, Brief, Spiral bound Version


Author: David Blakesley,Jeffrey L. Hoogeveen
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1133168949
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Page: 640
View: 4001

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WRITING: A MANUAL FOR THE DIGITAL AGE, BRIEF 2nd Edition, is the rhetorical handbook for composing in the 21st century. Blakesley and Hoogeveen place students' writing front and center with an innovative page format that keeps students' attention focused on their own writing and on activities, checklists, projects, and visual aids that help them write. The page design and innovative visuals make information about writing, reading, research, documentation, technology, and grammar easy for students to access and understand. To accomplish their writing tasks, students are taught to ground their rhetorical decisions in the specific context in which they are writing. Because writing and reading occur both in print and online, WRITING: A MANUAL FOR THE DIGITAL AGE, BRIEF 2nd Edition, prepares students to work with images, audio, video, and print. Technology Toolbox features throughout, as well as two dedicated parts of the book (Parts 6 and 7), teach students how to compose with technology intelligently. A new chapter on Writing in Online Courses, the first of its kind in a handbook, will guide students in addressing this new but increasingly common context for writing. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Undergraduate's Companion to American Writers and Their Web Sites


Author: James K. Bracken,Larry G. Hinman
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
ISBN: 9781563088599
Category: Literary Collections
Page: 309
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A state-of-the-art literary research guide, this book will aid anyone researching American authors. It identifies and describes the best and most current Internet and print sources for nearly 300 American writers whose works are included in the most frequently used literary anthologies.

Business and Professional Skills for Massage Therapists - E-Book


Author: Sandy Fritz
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 032307345X
Category: Medical
Page: 368
View: 3618

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Develop the business skills necessary to succeed in massage therapy with help from respected massage educator and business owner, Sandy Fritz! With a user-friendly approach and comprehensive support tools, this authoritative guide delivers a working knowledge of essential concepts for employees or owners of a massage therapy practice and helps you prepare for the professional challenges that await you in the real world. Renowned massage educator and business owner Sandy Fritz presents a practical, proven business philosophy for success in massage therapy practice. Focus on need-to-know business skills for complete success as an employee or the owner of a massage therapy practice. A companion CD with practice management software provides hands-on experience creating client records, setting appointments, entering documentation, and more. Self-Reflection boxes put concepts into a realistic context through Sandy Fritz’s personal experiences in massage practice. Learning Activity boxes reinforce your understanding and challenge you to apply what you’ve learned in an engaging workbook format. Good Stuff from the Government boxes alert you to helpful government resources and help you ensure compliance with federal regulations. Mentor boxes provide real-world insight and advice from experts in massage and business management for successful practice. More than 200 realistic photos and illustrations clarify concepts and familiarize you with typical practice settings and essential forms, records, office equipment, and supplies. Evolve Resources link you to templates for building resumes, letters, advertisements, forms for documentation, and client histories, plus small business resources, annotated web links, a glossary of key terms from the text, and additional exercises and case studies.

BCOM6


Author: Carol M. Lehman,Debbie D. DuFrene
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305436911
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 304
View: 1306

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4LTR Press solutions give students the option to choose the format that best suits their learning preferences. This option is perfect for those students who focus on the textbook as their main course resource. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Wie schreibe ich eine Seminar- oder Examensarbeit?


Author: Walter Krämer
Publisher: Campus Verlag
ISBN: 3593400065
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 256
View: 612

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Spätestens beim Verfassen der ersten Seminararbeit stehen viele Studierende vor großen Schwierigkeiten. Denn noch immer hängt ein erfolgreiches Studium hauptsächlich von der Benotung schriftlicher Hausarbeiten ab. Wie schreibe ich eine Seminar- oder Examensarbeit? ist die erweiterte und aktualisierte Neuauflage eines Standardwerks zu allen Fragen der schriftlichen wissenschaftlichen Arbeit, das vor allem für Studierende der Sozial-, Geistes- und Wirtschaftswissenschaften geeignet ist. Walter Krämer befasst sich in diesem Ratgeber mit allen Problemen, die beim Verfassen von Seminar- oder Examensarbeiten auftauchen: ° Wie wähle ich das richtige Thema aus? ° Wie organisiere ich meine Arbeit effektiv? ° Wie recherchiere ich mittels EDV? ° Was muss ich bei Gliederung und äußerer Form beachten? ° Worauf kommt es beim richtigen Zitieren an? ° Worauf muss ich bei der Niederschrift und der Endredaktion achten? Walter Krämers umfassendes Buch begleitet Studierende kompetent und verlässlich vom ersten Semester bis zum Examen. Autor: Walter Krämer, Autor des Bestsellers So lügt man mit Statistik, ist Professor für Wirtschafts- und Sozialstatistik an der Universität Dortmund. Neben zahlreichen weiteren Büchern ist im Campus Verlag von ihm auch das Buch Statistik verstehen (3. Aufl. 1998) erschienen.

Writing for Success

Written communication, Literary analysis
Author: CTI Reviews
Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 1490279067
Category: Education
Page: 34
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Facts101 is your complete guide to Writing for Success. In this book, you will learn topics such as Punctuation, Working with Words: Which Word Is Right?, Help for English Language Learners, and Writing Paragraphs: Separating Ideas and Shaping Content plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

The Stay-at-Home Mom's Guide to Making Money from Home, Revised 2nd Edition

Choosing the Business That's Right for You Using the Skills and Interests You Already Have
Author: Liz Folger
Publisher: Crown Business
ISBN: 0307804712
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 304
View: 6652

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Increase Your Family’s Income While Taking Care of Your Children! Did you know that millions of moms just like you are making money from the comfort of their homes? You can do it too! Stay-at-home mom expert Liz Folger shows you step-by-step how you can stay home with your kids and make money doing something you really enjoy. From scrapbooking, catering, and massage therapy to pet sitting, accounting, Web designing, and hundreds more, you can turn your skills and talents into profits for you and your family. Inside, you’ll learn how to: ·Find a business you love ·Plan and budget your time ·Manage yourself, your business, and your family ·Tap into the Internet’s vast resources and opportunities ·Avoid get-rich scams and costly mistakes ·Obtain a business license ·And much, much more! You’ll also discover tips and advice from 35 moms who have started their own successful businesses from home. If they can do it, why not you? With The Stay-at-Home Mom’s Guide, you too can turn your home-business dreams into reality. "This latest edition of The Stay-at-Home Mom’s Guide will continue to inspire moms (and dads) in finding that perfect balance between a work-from-home venture and family life.” —Priscilla Y. Huff, author of 101 Best Home-Based Businesses for Women “Liz Folger provides solid, invaluable information that will start you off right toward home-business success. The National Association of At-Home Mothers highly recommends this book for any mother wishing to make money from home." —Jeanette Lisefski, founder of AtHomeMothers.com and the National Association of At-Home Mothers "On-target guidance that will hone your entrepreneurial skills and lead you to success in the right home-based business." —Richard Henderson, publisher of Home Business Magazine From the Trade Paperback edition.

Study Skills for International Postgraduates


Author: Martin Davies
Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 0230344283
Category: Study Aids
Page: 328
View: 6434

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Destined to become a life saver for international students everywhere, this book provides clear, comprehensive guidance for students embarking on postgraduate study at a western university. Helping to maximise your chances of academic success, topics include challenges such as critical thinking, research, writing and speaking skills.