A manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations : Chicago Style for students and researchers / Kate L. Turabian ; revised by Wayne C. Booth, Gregory G. Colomb, Joseph M. Williams, Joseph Bizup, William T. FitzGerald, and the University of Chicago Press editorial staff.Material type: TextSeries: Chicago guides to writing, editing, and publishing: Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : University of Chicago Press, [(c)2018; London, England University of Chicago Press, [(c)2018Edition: ninth editionDescription: xv, 462 pages : illustrations ; 23 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 022643057X; 022649442X; 9780226430577; 9780226494425Subject(s): Academic writing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Dissertations, Academic -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Academic writing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Dissertations, Academic -- Handbooks, manuals, etcLOC classification: LB2369.T929.M368 2018Online resources: Copyright permission request form. | e-book | cover image | Copyright permission request form COPYRIGHT NOT covered - Click this link to request copyright permission:
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
PennsylvaniaRT I: READING AND WRITING: What research is and how researchers think about it Defining a project : topic, question, problem, working hypothesis Finding useful sources Engaging your sources Constructing your argument Planning a first draft Drafting your paper Presenting evidence in tables and figures Revising your draft Writing your final introduction and conclusion Revising sentences Learning from comments on your paper Presenting research in alternative forums On the spirit of research.
PennsylvaniaRT II: SOURCE CITATION: General introduction to citation practices Notes-bibliography style : the basic form Notes-bibliography style : citing specific types of sources Author-date style : the basic form Author-date style : citing specific types of sources. Quotations
PennsylvaniaRT III: STYLE: Spelling Punctuation Names, special terms, and titles of works Numbers Abbreviations Tables and figures.
When Kate L. Turabian first put her famous guidelines to paper, she could hardly have imagined the world in which today's students would be conducting research. Yet while the ways in which we research and compose papers may have changed, the fundamentals remain the same: writers need to have a strong research question, construct an evidence-based argument, cite their sources, and structure their work in a logical way. A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations-also known as "Turabian"-remains one of the most popular books for writers because of its timeless focus on achieving these goals. This new edition filters decades of expertise into modern standards. While previous editions incorporated digital forms of research and writing, this edition goes even further to build information literacy, recognizing that most students will be doing their work largely or entirely online and on screens. Chapters include updated advice on finding, evaluating, and citing a wide range of digital sources and also recognize the evolving use of software for citation management, graphics, and paper format and submission. The ninth edition is fully aligned with the recently released Chicago Manual of Style, 17th edition, as well as with the latest edition of The Craft of Research. Teachers and users of the previous editions will recognize the familiar three-part structure. Part 1 covers every step of the research and writing process, including drafting and revising. Part 2 offers a comprehensive guide to Chicago's two methods of source citation: notes-bibliography and author-date. Part 3 gets into matters of editorial style and the correct way to present quotations and visual material. A Manual for Writers also covers an issue familiar to writers of all levels: how to conquer the fear of tackling a major writing project. Through eight decades and millions of copies, A Manual for Writers has helped generations shape their ideas into compelling research papers. This new edition will continue to be the gold standard for college and graduate students in virtually all academic disciplines. ~ AMAZON:
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Wayne C. Booth (1921-2005) was the George M. Pullman Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus in English Language and Literature at the University of Chicago. His many books include The Rhetoric of Fiction and For the Love of It: Amateuring and Its Rivals, both published by the University of Chicago Press. Joseph M. Williams (1933-2008) was professor in the Department of English Language and Literature at the University of Chicago and the author of Style: Toward Clarity and Grace. He is also coauthor, with Wayne C. Booth and Gregory G. Colomb, of the best-selling guide The Craft of Research, also published by the University of Chicago Press.