Effective academic writing: An essay-writing handbook for school and university

Elizabeth Thomson, Louise Droga

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    Effective Academic Writing is a workbook for high school and university students who are keen to understand and improve their academic writing skills.It provides students and teachers with a framework for understanding writing and offers many useful writing activities at sentence, paragraph and essay level for learning and teaching.The book explains four highly valued essay types which university students are expected to write. These are information reports, explanations, expositions and discussions. In addition, managing essay questions, citations and evidence are also addressed and practised.This book takes the mystery out of academic writing. With this workbook, novice writers will be able to approach the writing process with new found confidence.
    Original languageEnglish
    Place of PublicationAustralia
    PublisherPhoenix Education
    Number of pages147
    ISBN (Print)9781921586613
    Publication statusPublished - 2012


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