How to Write Better Essays

How to Write Better Essays

By: Greetham, Bryan

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This book takes the reader carefully through each stage of essay writing from interpretation of the question, to the research, planning, writing, and revision. The book shows how to improve not just study skills like note-taking, reading, organization, and writing, but thinking skills as well. Readers will learn how to analyze difficult concepts, criticize and evaluate arguments, use evidence, and develop more of their own ideas. This book gives clear practical advice, with a troubleshooting section that deals with a range of common problems.

Title: How to Write Better Essays

Author Name: Greetham, Bryan

Categories: Study Skills,

Edition: 2nd Edition

Publisher: United Kingdom, Palgrave Macmillan: 18/Feb/2008

ISBN Number: 0230224806

ISBN Number 13: 9780230224803

Binding: Paperback

Seller ID: 17344

Description: 0, 3 black & white tables, 12 black & white line drawings, 3 line drawings 320 Have you ever wondered why some people can produce a well-structured, relevant essay written in a style that seems to glide across the page with the minimum of fuss? Do you think some people simply have these skills, and others don't, and that there is nothing we can do about it? This book just might change your mind. Addressing each landmark stage of the essay writing process, How to Write Better Essays teaches you how to! * analyse the question and break down difficult terms and concepts * brainstorm effectively and generate your own ideas * evaluate and criticise arguments * express your thoughts coherently and develop your own style of writing * plan and structure your essay from introduction to conclusion !and along the way, practical techniques show how to analyse, criticise, discuss and evaluate material, improve your style, revise your final draft and avoid plagiarism. This second edition features a unique troubleshooting section allowing you easily to locate solutions to your writing problems, additional chapters on paragraphs and style, and end of chapter summaries.
In short, this book is the constant source of assistance and inspiration you need to tackle your essays with confidence! (ISBN: 9780230224803 - When referring to this item please quote our stock ID: 17344)

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