Writing Essays : A Guide for Students in English and the Humanities (Paperback)

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A short guide to essay writing aimed at undergraduates in English, humanities and modular courses, this book offers an alternative to the usual stuffy guides and focuses on what is relevant for students today.

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Publisher Taylor & Francis
Mfg Part# 9780415230131
SKU 30709953
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0415230136
Release Date 4/10/2007
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Dimensions (in Inches) 8.25H x 5.5L x 0.5T
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Editors Note Essays are the major form of assessment in higher education today, a fact which causes poor writers a great deal of anxiety. However essay writing is simply a skill to be learned. anyone can learn to express themselves coherently and effectively, and this book explains precisely how. If you are dissatisfied with your essay grades but don't know where to start, read on. Writing Essays reveals the tricks of the trade, making your student life easier. You will; * become proficient in every aspect of composition from introductions and conclusions, down to presentation and printing * learn how to impress teachers with minimum effort * discover exactly what graders look for when they read your work. In addition, this book explains stress free methods of revision; effective library management; word processing and advice in referencing internet research. Constructed around typical essay-writing mistakes as encountered by the author, this presents a refreshing alternative to the usual stuffyguides, written in the right language and focusing on what is relevant for students today.
Editors Note 1 Essays are the major form of assessment in higher education today, a fact which causes poor writers a great deal of anxiety. However essay writing is simply a skill to be learned. anyone can learn to express themselves coherently and effectively, and this book explains precisely how. If you are dissatisfied with your essay grades but don't know where to start, read on. Writing Essays reveals the tricks of the trade, making your student life easier. You will; * become proficient in every aspect of composition from introductions and conclusions, down to presentation and printing * learn how to impress teachers with minimum effort * discover exactly what graders look for when they read your work. In addition, this book explains stress free methods of revision; effective library management; word processing and advice in referencing internet research. Constructed around typical essay-writing mistakes as encountered by the author, this presents a refreshing alternative to the usual stuffyguides, written in the right language and focusing on what is relevant for students today.
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