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Author Booth, Wayne C.

Title The craft of research / Wayne C. Booth, Gregory G. Colomb, Joseph M. Williams.

Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, c2008.

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Moore Reserves (Circulation Desk)  TEXTBOOK CMP 125    Available  Ask at Circulation Desk
 Moore Stacks  Q180.55.M4 B66 2008    Available  ---
 Talbott: Circulating Collection  Q180.55.M4 B66 2008    Available  ---
Edition 3rd ed.
Description xvii, 317 p. ; ill. ; 22 cm.
Series Chicago guides to writing, editing, and publishing
Chicago guides to writing, editing, and publishing.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Research, researchers, and readers -- Prologue: Becoming a researcher -- Thinking in print: Uses of research, public and private -- Connecting with your reader: (Re-)creating yourself and your audience -- Asking questions, finding answers -- Prologue: Planning your project - an overview -- From topics to questions -- From questions to a problem -- From problems to sources -- Engaging sources -- Making a claim and supporting it -- Prologue: Assembling a research argument -- Making good arguments: Overview -- Making claims -- Assembling reasons and evidence -- Acknowledgments and responses -- Warrants -- Planning, drafting, and revising -- Prologue: Planning again -- Planning -- Drafting your report -- Revising your organization and argument -- Communicating evidence visually -- Introductions and conclusions-- Revising style: Telling your story clearly -- Some last considerations.
Subject Research -- Methodology.
Technical writing.
Added Author Colomb, Gregory G.
Williams, Joseph M.
ISBN 9780226065656 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780226065663 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0226065650 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226065669 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Standard No. 2724996