The Chicago guide to communicating science / Scott L. Montgomery.
By: Montgomery, Scott L.Series: Chicago guides to writing, editing, and publishing. Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2003Description: xi, 228 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0226534847 (alk. paper); 0226534855 (pbk. : alk. paper).Other title: Communicating science.Subject(s): Communication of technical information | Communication in science | Technical writingDDC classification: 501/.4
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Includes bibliographical references (p. -220) and index.
Communicating science -- Scientific communication: historical realities for readers and writers -- Reading well: the first step to writing well -- Writing well: a few basics -- Writing very well: opportunities for creativity and elegance -- The review process: contents and discontents -- The scientific paper: a realistic view and practical advice -- Other types of writing: review articles, book reviews, debate/critique -- Graphics and their place -- Technical reports -- The proposal -- For researchers with English as a foreign language -- Oral presentations: a few words -- The online world: using the Internet -- Dealing with the press -- In conclusion.
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|The Chicago guide to communicating science /
by Montgomery, Scott L.
University of Chicago Press, (Chicago :) xi, 228 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.