Making sense : a student's guide to research and writing : engineering and the technical sciences / Margot Northey, Judi Jewinski

Author(s): Northey, Margot, 1940-
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Course/Professor: HOWE WRITING CENTER, HWC
Subjects: Technical writing
Report writing
English language--Rhetoric
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 4th ed
Published: Don Mills, Ont. : Oxford University Press, c2012
Series: Making sense series
Making sense series
LC Classification: T
Physical Description: 273 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Alternate Titles: Spine title: Making sense, engineering and the technical sciences
Portion of title: Student's guide to research and writing : engineering and the technical sciences
Additional Authors: Jewinski, Judi, 1952-
Notes: LCCN: 2012471589
ISBN: 9780195445848
ISBN: 0195445848
Location - Howe Writing Center B.E.S.T. Library
Includes bibliographical endnotes and index
Contents: 1. Writing and Thinking -- 2. Keeping Notes and Doing Research -- 3. Writing Summaries and Abstracts -- 4. Writing a Lab Report -- 5. Writing Proposals and Project Reports -- 6. Working Collaboratively -- 7. Giving Presentations -- 8. Writing in Other Contexts -- 9. Documentation -- 10. Following Conventions for Graphics and Formatting -- 11. Writing Tests and Examinations -- 12. Writing a Resume and Letter of Application -- 13. Writing for Readability -- 14. Common Errors in Grammar and Usage -- 15. Punctuation -- 16. Misused Words and Phrases
OCLC Number: 767940577
ISBN/ISSN: 9780195445848
0195445848