The Resource The psychologist's companion : a guide to scientific writing for students and researchers, Robert J. Sternberg ; chapter 5 was contributed by Richard C. Sherman and Beth Dietz-Uhler ; chapter 7 and appendix B were contributed by Chris Leach

The psychologist's companion : a guide to scientific writing for students and researchers, Robert J. Sternberg ; chapter 5 was contributed by Richard C. Sherman and Beth Dietz-Uhler ; chapter 7 and appendix B were contributed by Chris Leach

Label
The psychologist's companion : a guide to scientific writing for students and researchers
Title
The psychologist's companion
Title remainder
a guide to scientific writing for students and researchers
Statement of responsibility
Robert J. Sternberg ; chapter 5 was contributed by Richard C. Sherman and Beth Dietz-Uhler ; chapter 7 and appendix B were contributed by Chris Leach
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Psychologist's Companion, 4th edition, is intended to be a definitive guide to scientific writing for students and researchers. It covers a wealth of topics, including misconceptions about psychology papers, steps in writing library research papers, steps in writing experimental research papers, rules for writing psychology papers, commonly misused words, Internet resources, American Psychological Association guidelines for writing psychology papers, guidelines for data presentation, references for psychology papers, standards for evaluating psychology papers, guidelines for submitting papers to journals, how to win acceptances of papers by psychology journals, how to write grant and contract proposals, how to find book publishers, and how to write lectures and articles. The book contains a sample psychology paper as well as an appendix relevant to writing for British and European journals. The book is written in a lively and witty style that will make it easy reading for even the busiest student or professional."--Jacket
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
808/.06615
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF76.8
LC item number
.S73 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The psychologist's companion : a guide to scientific writing for students and researchers, Robert J. Sternberg ; chapter 5 was contributed by Richard C. Sherman and Beth Dietz-Uhler ; chapter 7 and appendix B were contributed by Chris Leach
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-270) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Eight common misconceptions about psychology papers -- Steps in writing the library research paper -- Steps in writing the experimental research paper -- Rules for writing the psychology paper -- Internet resources -- Commonly misused words -- American Psychological Association guidelines for psychology papers -- Guidelines for data presentation -- References for the psychology paper -- Standards for evaluating the psychology paper -- Submitting a paper to a journal -- How to win acceptances from psychology journals: Twenty-one tips for better writing -- Writing a grant or contract proposal -- How to find a book publisher -- Writing a lecture -- Article writing 101 -- Appendix A.A sample psychology paper -- Appendix B. Writing for British and European journals
Control code
ocm57218732
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unknown
Edition
4th ed
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 301 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511181054
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
unknown
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.b36318899
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)57218732
  • ebsco0511061838

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