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Author Beins, Bernard.

Title APA style simplified : writing in psychology, education, nursing, and sociology / Bernard C. Beins.

Imprint Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, c2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  808.06615 B396a 2012    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description x, 202 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 188-194) and indexes.
Summary "This is a compact but comprehensive guide to writing clearly and effectively in APA style. Demonstrates how to write objective scientific research papers using interesting prose Incorporates guidelines from the 6th edition of the APA publication manual Explores how to develop ideas, connect them to what others have written, and express them clearly Discusses the differences between written, oral, and poster presentations and offers instructions for applying APA style to each"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Writing professionally -- Elements of style -- The introduction section -- The method section -- Communicating statistics -- The results section -- The discussion section -- References : citations in the text and the reference list -- Final touches : the abstract and formatting details -- Creating poster presentations -- Giving oral presentations -- Sharing your work electronically -- Appendix A: Example of APA-style manuscript with common errors -- Appendix B: Corrected APA-style manuscript.
Subject Psychology -- Authorship.
Psychology -- Authorship -- Style manuals.
Social sciences -- Authorship -- Style manuals.
Writing -- standards.
ISBN 9780470671238 (paperback)
9780470672327 (hardback)
0470672323 (hardback)
0470671238 (paperback)
Standard No. 7489587

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