Commentary for Academic Writing for Graduate Students Essential Tasks and Skills

By: Swales, John, Feak, Christine B.

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The second edition of this successful guide to writing for graduate-and undergraduate-students has been modified to include updates and replacements of older data sets; an increased range of disciplines with tasks such as nursing, marketing, and art history; discussions of discourse analysis; a broader discussion of e-mail use that includes current e-mail practices.
Like its predecessor, this edition of "Academic Writing for Graduate Students"
" explains understanding the intended audience, the purpose of the paper, and academic genres.
" includes the use of task-based methodology, analytic group discussion, and genre consciousness-raising.
" shows how to write summaries and critiques.
" features "language focus" sections that address linguistic elements as they affect the wider rhetorical objectives.
" helps students position themselves as junior scholars in their academic communities.

Title: Commentary for Academic Writing for Graduate Students Essential Tasks and Skills

Author Name: Swales, John, Feak, Christine B.

Categories: Higher Education,

Edition: 2

Publisher: United States, The University of Michigan Press: 31/Aug/2004

ISBN Number: 0472088572

ISBN Number 13: 9780472088577

Binding: Paperback

Seller ID: 7084

Description: . Essential Tasks and Skills
Academic Writing for Graduate Students 2nd Edition, Teacher's Manual 128 The second edition of this successful guide to writing for graduate-and undergraduate-students has been modified to include updates and replacements of older data sets; an increased range of disciplines with tasks such as nursing, marketing, and art history; discussions of discourse analysis; a broader discussion of e-mail use that includes current e-mail practices.
Like its predecessor, this edition of "Academic Writing for Graduate Students"
" explains understanding the intended audience, the purpose of the paper, and academic genres.
" includes the use of task-based methodology, analytic group discussion, and genre consciousness-raising.
" shows how to write summaries and critiques.
" features "language focus" sections that address linguistic elements as they affect the wider rhetorical objectives.
" helps students position themselves as junior scholars in their academic communities.
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