Writing research papers : a complete guide
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Published:
New York : Pearson/Longman, [2002].
Format:
Book
Edition:
10th ed.
Physical Desc:
xxi, 362 pages, A-45 pages, C-3 pages, I-14 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Status:
Description
The definitive research paper guide, Lester combines a traditional and practical approach to the research process with the latest information on researching and writing online. Comprehensive, but not overwhelming, Lester provides students with step-by-step guidance through the research writing process from selecting and narrowing a topic, to formatting the finished document. And it backs up the instruction with the most complete array of samples of any research writing guide on the market. Another of the text's ongoing strengths is its extremely thorough and accurate coverage of citation styles for a wide variety of disciplines. This edition maintains Lester's successful approach while detailing the uses of new computer technologies that are changing the face of research. In addition, an all-new Interactive Edition CD-ROM offers the entire text in an electronic format for easy reference while writing and researching on a computer. Numerous multimedia features include: interactive research activities, weblinks, and resources. The CD is FREE when bundled with the text. spiral-bound with tabs--Lester's text is one that students will keep throughout their college careers.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
0321082079, 0321082087, 032120252X, 0321202538, 9780321082077, 9780321082084, 9780321202529, 9780321202536

Notes

General Note
"Includes 2003 MLA updates"--Cover.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (page A-32-A-45) and index.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Lester, J. D., & Lester, J. D., Jr. (2002). Writing research papers: a complete guide. 10th ed. New York: Pearson/Longman.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Lester, James D., 1935-2006 and James D. Lester, Jr. 2002. Writing Research Papers: A Complete Guide. New York: Pearson/Longman.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Lester, James D., 1935-2006 and James D. Lester, Jr, Writing Research Papers: A Complete Guide. New York: Pearson/Longman, 2002.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Lester, James D., and James D. Lester, Jr. Writing Research Papers: A Complete Guide. 10th ed. New York: Pearson/Longman, 2002. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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