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The Curious Researcher: A Guide to Writing Research Papers [RENTAL EDITION], 9th Edition
Pearson offers special pricing when you package your text with other student resources. The five-week structure is designed to overcome procrastination by suggesting weekly activities and assignments that keep the process going. Presenting Research in Alternative Genresa recurring feature, helps students to reimagine their projects as a slide presentation, infographic, photographic essay, or poster. An engaging, direct writing style curiohs this inquiry-based guide to writing research papers.
The Curious Researcher: A Guide to Writing Research Papers, 8th Edition
Jo Young rated it really liked it Apr 10, It is very basic and only found myself skimming it. Offering a wide variety of examples from student and professional writers, the text encourages students to find ways to bring researhcer writing to life.
If you’re interested in creating a cost-saving package for your students, contact your Pearson rep. Description Featuring an engaging, direct writing style and inquiry-based curiuos, this popular research guide stresses that curiosity is the best reason for investigating ideas and information.
“The Curious Researcher: A Guide to Writing Research Papers” by Bruce Ballenger
Preface Preface is available for download in PDF format. Also discusses the advantages of new technologies versus more traditional research tools. An emphasis on selecting search terms helps students find what they need more efficiently in the library and on the Web.
This is a book that I will be keeping close at hand on my desk for future classes and writing. Overall, I highly recommend this resexrcher, and I’m thrilled that it was a required text for my English class, because it taught me so much.
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Emryss Dimes rated it really liked it Sep 30, A unique chronological organization rfsearcher up achievable writing goals along with week-by-week guidance. Lists with This Book.
I appreciated the section on avoiding sexist language. Elizabeth rated it really liked it Dec 30, Crafting your opening balldnger question Possible purposes for a research bqllenger. Ballenger’s book will help any writer go beyond writing old-school research reports to producing a research paper where the writer is using information to make meaning. Understanding Research Assignments Appendix B: This appendix is what I turn to most frequently and has been enormously helpful to me.
Table of Contents Introduction: Jun 04, Tami Robertson rated it really liked it. Frances Sherman rated it it was ok Feb 10, Students, buy or rent this eText Students, buy access. Download Answer Key 0. An appealing alternative to traditional research texts, The Curious Researcher stands apart for its motivational tone, its conversational style, and its conviction baklenger research writing can be full of rewarding discoveries.
There is a section that discusses plagiarism, and researched a section called The Notetaker’s Triad: Very handy book when it comes to writing papers! Refresh and try again. Larry rated it it was ok May 11, What are you arguing? Thinking about—and Rethinking—the Research Paper. Share a link to All Resources.
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Books by Bruce Ballenger. It also teaches how to use databases and search engines for optimum results, including a page specifically of Google tips and tricks. The Pearson print rental program provides students with affordable access to learning materials, so they come to class ready to succeed. See any of the following pages for a complete listing of packages available: This title is out of print.
They will find tips for choosing, planning, designing, and reflecting on a relevant genre for their research project.
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An appealing alternative to traditional research texts, The Curious Researcher stands apart for its motivational tone, its conversational style, and its conviction that research writing can be full of rewarding discoveries.
Download Answer Key 0. Username Password Forgot your username or password? Published June 5th by Longman Publishing Group first published Trivia About The Curious Resea Christopher Hall rated it liked it Feb 05, This is for people who hate research papers.