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Commentary for Academic Writing for Graduate Students Essential Tasks and Skills

By: Swales, John, Feak, Christine B.

Price: $25.00

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

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 7084

ISBN: 0472088572


. 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 ... View more info

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Research Genres Explorations and Applications

By: Swales, John

Price: $60.99

Publisher: United Kingdom, Cambridge University Press: 27/Feb/2005

Seller ID: 6900

ISBN: 0521533341


25 line figures 18 tables 324 This book provides a rich and accessible account of genre studies by a world-renowned applied linguist. The hardback edition discusses today's research world, its various configurations of genres, and the role of English within the genres. Theoretical and methodological issues are explored, with a special emphasis on various metaphors of genre. The book is full of carefully worded detail and each chapter ends with suggestions for pedagogical practice. The volume closes with evaluations of contrastive rhetoric, applied corpus linguistics, and critical approaches ... View more info