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An easyguide to APA style, Beth M. Schwartz, R. Eric Landrum, Regan A. R. Gurung

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An easyguide to APA style
Title
An easyguide to APA style
Statement of responsibility
Beth M. Schwartz, R. Eric Landrum, Regan A. R. Gurung
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Contributor
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Master APA style and format quickly and easily! Written by experienced psychology instructors who are respected members of the APA's Teaching of Psychology division, this guide provides an easy alternative for anyone struggling with APA style. Written in a clear, conversational, and humorous style, this book presents easy-to-understand explanations of how to write research papers, cite research, and do any work requiring APA format. The authors simplify the process with easy-to-follow advice, tips, and visual representations of how to use APA style. This updated edition includes easy-to-read screen shots as well as guidance on where to find answers to commonly asked student questions."--Publisher's website
Cataloging source
DLC
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Schwartz, Beth M
Dewey number
808.06/615
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF76.7
LC item number
.S39 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Landrum, R. Eric
  • Gurung, Regan A. R
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  • American Psychological Association
  • Psychology
  • Social sciences
  • Writing
  • Language
  • Psychology
  • Psychologie
  • Norm
  • Wissenschaftliches Manuskript
  • Wissenschaftliches Arbeiten
  • Veröffentlichung
  • Zitat
  • Psychologiestudium
  • Uitgeven
  • Psychologie
  • Wetenschappelijke teksten
  • Schrijfvaardigheid
  • Richtlijnen
  • American Psychological Association
  • Psychology
  • Social sciences
Label
An easyguide to APA style, Beth M. Schwartz, R. Eric Landrum, Regan A. R. Gurung
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-222) and index
Contents
  • Pt. 1. Overview. Style versus format : why it matters to your audience and why it should matter to you -- Your visual table of contents quickfinder
  • Pt. 2. Writing with (APA) style : big-picture items. Bare-bones fundamentals : general writing tips specific to APA style -- A quick grammar summary for APA-style writing -- Thou shalt not steal (or be lazy) : plagiarism and how to avoid it -- Avoiding biased language
  • Pt. 3. Writing with (APA) style : getting down to business. Whodunit (or said it)? Citing sources in text -- How, what, when, who, and where? A step-by-step playbook of your method -- How did it all turn out? Writing about statistics and associated fun -- Everybody needs references
  • Pt. 4. Presenting your work in APA format. The numbers game : how to write numbers (and when the rules change) -- Formatting : organizing, headings, and making your work look good to print -- Table that motion : the special challenges of tables and figures -- Make Microsoft Word 2010 work for you : APA formatting
  • Pt. 5. Some nitty-gritty details. Making a list, no apps required : enumeration and seriation -- The devil is in the details : abbreviations, signs, symbols, and punctuation
  • Pt. 6. In closing : important considerations. Using rubrics : knowing what it means to write a good paper -- Get it right! Proofreading the entire paper -- Complete sample of an experimental (research) paper : samples, anyone? -- All together now : how to avoid the most common mistakes
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xvi, 234 p.
Isbn
9781452268392
Isbn Type
(spiral)
Lccn
2012034357
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)808810908
Label
An easyguide to APA style, Beth M. Schwartz, R. Eric Landrum, Regan A. R. Gurung
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-222) and index
Contents
  • Pt. 1. Overview. Style versus format : why it matters to your audience and why it should matter to you -- Your visual table of contents quickfinder
  • Pt. 2. Writing with (APA) style : big-picture items. Bare-bones fundamentals : general writing tips specific to APA style -- A quick grammar summary for APA-style writing -- Thou shalt not steal (or be lazy) : plagiarism and how to avoid it -- Avoiding biased language
  • Pt. 3. Writing with (APA) style : getting down to business. Whodunit (or said it)? Citing sources in text -- How, what, when, who, and where? A step-by-step playbook of your method -- How did it all turn out? Writing about statistics and associated fun -- Everybody needs references
  • Pt. 4. Presenting your work in APA format. The numbers game : how to write numbers (and when the rules change) -- Formatting : organizing, headings, and making your work look good to print -- Table that motion : the special challenges of tables and figures -- Make Microsoft Word 2010 work for you : APA formatting
  • Pt. 5. Some nitty-gritty details. Making a list, no apps required : enumeration and seriation -- The devil is in the details : abbreviations, signs, symbols, and punctuation
  • Pt. 6. In closing : important considerations. Using rubrics : knowing what it means to write a good paper -- Get it right! Proofreading the entire paper -- Complete sample of an experimental (research) paper : samples, anyone? -- All together now : how to avoid the most common mistakes
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xvi, 234 p.
Isbn
9781452268392
Isbn Type
(spiral)
Lccn
2012034357
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)808810908

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