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The Essentials of MLA Style: A Guide to Documentation for Writers of Research Papers with an Appendix on APA Style

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Synopsis:

In easy-to-use outline form, this little book is a handy distillation of the best-selling MLA Handbook, with all the information a student needs to format a typescript, list sources at the end of the paper, cite sources in the paper's text, and avoid unintentional plagiarism. It also includes a sample outline and research paper and, for writers in the social sciences, a brief discussion of the style preferred by the American Psychological Association. Up to date-with rules for citing such new media as CD-ROMS, videotapes, and online databases. Includes a complete sample outline and research paper, with an appendix on APA style.

About the Author

Joseph F. Trimmer (Ph.D., Purdue University) is professor of English at Ball State University, where he has taught since 1968 and has frequently served as director of the Writing Programs.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780395883167
Author:
Trimmer, Joseph F.
Publisher:
Mariner Books
Author:
Trimmer, Joseph F.
Location:
Boston, Mass. :
Subject:
Writing Skills
Subject:
Composition & Creative Writing - Academic
Subject:
Authorship
Subject:
Report writing
Subject:
Editing & Proofreading
Subject:
Academic writing
Subject:
Documentation
Subject:
Academic writing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Subject:
Authorship -- Style manuals.
Subject:
Bibliographical citations
Subject:
Reference-Student Writing Guides
Subject:
Reference/Writing
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
March 1998
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 9
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
80
Dimensions:
7.98x5.56x.30 in. .24 lbs.
Age Level:
from 14

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In easy-to-use outline form, this little book is a handy distillation of the best-selling MLA Handbook, with all the information a student needs to format a typescript, list sources at the end of the paper, cite sources in the paper's text, and avoid unintentional plagiarism. It also includes a sample outline and research paper and, for writers in the social sciences, a brief discussion of the style preferred by the American Psychological Association. Up to date-with rules for citing such new media as CD-ROMS, videotapes, and online databases. Includes a complete sample outline and research paper, with an appendix on APA style.
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