Sourcework: Academic Writing from Sources

  • AUTHORS: Nancy E. Dollahite; Julie Haun
  • ISBN-13: 9781111352097 
  • 256 Pages  Paperback 
  • 2nd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2006
  • ©2012     Published
  • Level(s): Advanced | Transition
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Overview

About The Product

The second edition of Sourcework, designed to help students make use of outside sources, has been updated and enhanced to better guide writers through the challenges of their first academic research papers. With new university-level readings and updated activities, this flexible text helps students master the writing and critical thinking skills necessary to produce strong academic essays using supporting evidence.

Features

  • An updated chapter on using online sources helps clarify the use of internet reference materials in effective academic writing.

About the Contributor

AUTHORS
  • Nancy E. Dollahite

  • Julie Haun

New to this Edition

  • New corpus-based grammar activities help students master the key grammar necessary for building strong, cohesive research papers.
  • New and updated high-interest, university-level readings are thematically organized to provide the background knowledge necessary for students to produce sophisticated essays.
  • Updated activities offer in-depth practice in essential critical thinking and writing skills, such as synthesizing concepts, selecting evidence, avoiding plagiarism, and supporting ideas.
  • Student writing models give students the opportunity to think critically about the work of others and see how others apply the writing process to their essays.