The Resource Writing and presenting in English : the Rosetta Stone of science, Petey Young

Writing and presenting in English : the Rosetta Stone of science, Petey Young

Label
Writing and presenting in English : the Rosetta Stone of science
Title
Writing and presenting in English
Title remainder
the Rosetta Stone of science
Statement of responsibility
Petey Young
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Rosetta Stone of Science is a useful and practical guide to presenting scientific research in the English language. It is written specifically for scientists who would like to improve the effectiveness with which they use the English language and improve their communicative skills in order to become published and develop more confidence in presenting their work at international conferences. Part 1 of the book covers the style preferred by today's leading journals, discusses how to prepare models for writing research papers, and provides advice for writing abstracts, proposals, and editing. Examples of cover letters are also given. Part 2 discusses the various arts and techniques used by successful presenters at scientific conferences. The content of the book is presented in a light, simple and informative manner making The Rosetta Stone of Science an entertaining and instructive read. This book will prove invaluable to all scientists, research fellows, post-docs, and graduate students whose first language is not English
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
808/.0666
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
T11
LC item number
.Y684 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Writing and presenting in English : the Rosetta Stone of science, Petey Young
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages (113)-114)
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
The art of creating a model to help you write -- The art of editing what you write -- The art of dancing with change -- The art of writing abstracts, proposals, and letters -- The art of preparing slides -- The art of using your voice -- The art of body language and presenting smoothly -- The art of napping at conferences
Control code
ocm85862229
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 116 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780080469324
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
ebl285807
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27445239
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)85862229
  • pebcs0080469329

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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