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Making Sense A Student's Guide to Research and Writing

ISBN-10: 0195445813

ISBN-13: 9780195445817

Edition: 7th 2012

Authors: Margot Northey, Joan McKibbin

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The original volume,Making Sense: A Student's Guide to Research and Writing, enters its seventh edition after more than 25 years on the market. This volume is intended for undergraduate students in any humanities-based courses with a research and writing component. Its likeliest home will be in first-year courses; however, it is also suitable for students at the second-and third-year level.Revisions to the seventh edition ofMaking Sense: A Student's Guide to Research and Writinginclude updates and developments in technology-based research and writing have been incorporated, as well as newly added material on giving presentations. References, dates, and examples have also been updated throughout the text. Finally, the new edition features a mini index, outlining the most common research and writing issues, on the inside front cover for quick and easy reference.
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Book details

List price: $25.99
Edition: 7th
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 4/5/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 208
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.660
Language: English

Margot Northey was Dean of the School of Business, Queen's University. She is currently a business consultant.Judi Jewinski is the Director of the English Language Institute at Renison College, University of Waterloo.

A Note to the Student
Acknowledgements
Writing and Thinking
Writing an Essay
Writing a Book Report
Writing a Lab Report
Writing a Business Report
Using Illustrations
Documenting Sources
Giving an Oral Presentation
Writing Examinations
Writing a Resume and Letter of Application
Writing with Style
Common Errors in Grammar and Usage
Punctuation
Misused Words and Phrases
Glossary
Index