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Written by Margaret Cargill and Patrick O'Connor
Writing Scientific Research Articles: Strategy and Steps guides authors in how to write, as well as what to write, to improve their chances of having their articles accepted for publication in international, peer reviewed journals. The book is designed for scientists who use English as a first or an additional language; for research students and those who teach them paper writing skills; and for early-career researchers wanting to hone their skills as authors and mentors. It provides clear processes for selecting target journals and writing each section of a manuscript, starting with the results. The stepwise learning process uses practical exercises to develop writing and data presentation skills through analysis of well-written example papers. Strategies are presented for responding to referee comments, as well as ideas for developing discipline-specific English language skills for manuscript writing. The book is designed for use by individuals or in a class setting.
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Written by Tonette S. Rocco and Tim Hatcher, foreword by John W. Creswell
There is a need for a resource that focuses on writing for publication that discusses the components of a manuscript, types of manuscripts, and the submission process. This groundbreaking book fills that need and includes information on how to develop writing skills by offering guidance on becoming an excellent manuscript reviewer and outlining what makes a good review. It shows how to craft scholarly papers and other writing suitable for submission to academic journals. The book offers on developing a manuscript suitable for publication in scholarly journals including tips on follow through with editors, rejection, and rewrites and re-submittals.
How to Present at Meetings, 3rd Edition
Written by George M. Hall & Neville Robinson
The third edition of How to Present at Meetings provides reader with a basic framework to give a competent presentation. It gives practical advice on many aspects including: getting your message across clearly, making the PowerPoint easy to read, keeping to the right length, and keeping the audience riveted. Written by high-profile public speakers in the health sciences, the book contains chapters on the 10-, 20- and 45-minute presentation, how not to make a mess of PowerPoint, and how to appear on stage.
How to Read a Paper, 4th Edition
Written by Trisha Greenhalgh
How to Read a Paper describes the different types of clinical research reporting, and explains how to critically appraise the publications. The book provides the tools to find and evaluate the literature, and implement the findings in an evidence-based, patient-centered way. Written for anyone in the health care professions who has little or no knowledge of evidence-based medicine, it provides a clear understanding of the concepts and how to put them into practice at the basic, clinical level. The fourth edition includes two new chapters on important developments in health care research and delivery, namely, quality improvement and complex interventions.
How to Write a Paper, 4th Edition
Edited by George M. Hall
This bestselling guide provides clear instructions on getting published in biomedical journals. Now in its fourth edition, How to Write a Paper has been fully revised and updated to include all aspects on writing each section of a structured paper incorporating the latest information on open access, electronic publication and submission. Written by editors of leading medical journals as well as publishing experts, this guide is relevant and easy to use for any novice writer wanting to publish in journals.
Effective Writing in Psychology: Papers, Posters, and Presentations
Written by Bernard C. Beins & Agatha M. Beins
Effective Writing in Psychology helps students, writers and speakers at all levels refine their communication skills by guiding them at every stage of the process. It focuses on principles of good writing and writing in APA style, and offers tips on internet publishing, poster presentations, and making presentations to Institutional Review Boards (IRBs). The book also highlights methods for selecting a research topic, organizing papers and communicating statistics in an accessible way.
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