Academic writing and grammar for students (Record no. 181640)

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fixed length control field 120322s2013 cau 000 0 eng
020 ## - INTERNATIONAL STANDARD BOOK NUMBER
International Standard Book Number 9781446210918
082 ## - DEWEY DECIMAL CLASSIFICATION NUMBER
Classification number 808.066378
Item number O8A2
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Personal name Osmond, Alex
9 (RLIN) 280282
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Title Academic writing and grammar for students
260 ## - PUBLICATION, DISTRIBUTION, ETC. (IMPRINT)
Place of publication, distribution, etc Los Angeles
Name of publisher, distributor, etc Sage Publications
Date of publication, distribution, etc 2013
300 ## - PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Extent xi, 201 p.
440 ## - SERIES STATEMENT/ADDED ENTRY--TITLE
Title Sage Study Skills
9 (RLIN) 280283
520 ## - SUMMARY, ETC.
Summary, etc 'Alex unpacks the complexities of language to provide sound advice on writing for university at all levels. The book ranges from basic grammar to more advanced examples such as the complexities of "hedging". The advice is well supported by examples from a range of disciplines.' - Dr Sue Tangney, Cardiff Metropolitan University

'This exciting new publication helps students understand the requirements of academic writing in today's world. I have no hesitation in recommending this book to all students.' - Penelope Hood, Anglia Ruskin University

This handy guide shows students how to use academic English grammar and punctuation. The author identifies common grammar mistakes and how to avoid them, making extensive use of examples and advice from tutors from a range of subjects. This valuable book enables readers to immediately improve their work at university.

Inside, you will find practical advice on:

common mistakes
punctuation
conciseness
proofreading
referencing
and more.


The advice in the book has been tried and tested through workshops that the author runs with students. It will be useful to undergraduates on a wide range of courses, and will help promote independent learning as well as practical writing skills.
650 ## - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Academic writing - Handbooks - Manuals
9 (RLIN) 280284
650 ## - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Dissertations - Academic - Authorship
9 (RLIN) 280285
650 ## - SUBJECT ADDED ENTRY--TOPICAL TERM
Topical term or geographic name as entry element Academic writing
9 (RLIN) 280286
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Source of classification or shelving scheme
Item type Books
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Withdrawn status Lost status Damaged status Not for loan Collection code Permanent location Current location Shelving location Date acquired Source of acquisition Cost, normal purchase price Total Checkouts Total Renewals Full call number Barcode Date last seen Date last borrowed Cost, replacement price Koha item type
        Non-fiction Vikram Sarabhai Library Vikram Sarabhai Library General Stacks 2014-01-15 8 1628.58 10 15 808.066378 O8A2 181190 2020-06-03 2020-02-02 2035.73 Books

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