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- DescriptionThis is a concise version of the popular Broadview Guide to Writing . The Broadview Pocket Guide to Writing presents in concise form essential material from the more comprehensive text The Broadview Guide to Writing . Included are summaries of key grammatical points and a reference guide to basic grammar; a glossary of usage; tips on writing style; a guide to bias-free writing; coverage of punctuation and writing mechanics; and, helpful advice on Internet research. Also included are sections on argument (including coverage of some basic points in logic) and on writing across the disciplines. The Broadview Pocket Guide covers citation and documentation in four commonly used styles - MLA (w updated with the 2008 changes), APA, Chicago, and CSE. It features wide range and clarity of coverage, including more examples than most competitors. Many instructors have praised it for t seeming to condescend to the student, for frequently expressing a sense of humour. Open to change in English. This title covers bias-free language. It includes substantial sections in two areas that are t covered extensively by leading competitors: argument (including a discussion of some basic logical principles and fallacies), and academic writing across the disciplines.
- Author BiographyDoug Babington is Director of the Writing Centre at Queen's University, and the author of articles both on writing and on literature; Don LePan's most recent book is a novel, Animals (Vehicule Press / Soft Skull Press); Maureen Okun is a professor both in the department of English and in the department of Liberal Studies at Vancouver Island University.
- Author(s)Don LePan,Doug Babington,Maureen Okun
- PublisherBroadview Press Ltd
- Date of Publication15/07/2009
- SubjectUsage & Writing Guides
- Place of PublicationPeterborough
- Country of PublicationCanada
- ImprintBroadview Press Ltd
- Weight181 g
- Width102 mm
- Height203 mm
- Spine13 mm
- Edition Statement3rd Revised edition
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