Weekend Special | Take 10% Off. Get the code »

Writing for Social Scientists: How to Start and Finish Your Thesis, Book, or Article

by

Write The First Customer Review
Writing for Social Scientists: How to Start and Finish Your Thesis, Book, or Article: Second Edition - Becker, Howard S, and Richards, Pamela (Contributions by)
Filter Results
Shipping
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency

Social scientists, whether earnest graduate students or tenured faculty members, clearly know the rules that govern good writing. But for some reason they choose to ignore those guidelines and churn out turgid, pompous, and obscure prose. Distinguished sociologist Howard S. Becker, true to his calling, looks for an explanation for this bizarre behavior not in the psyches of his colleagues but in the structure of his profession. In this highly personal and inspirational volume he considers academic writing as a social ...

Writing for Social Scientists: How to Start and Finish Your Thesis, Book, or Article: Second Edition 2007, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226041322

2nd edition

Trade paperback

Select
Writing for Social Scientists: How to Start and Finish Your Thesis, Book, or Article: Second Edition 2007, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226041308

2nd edition

Hardcover

Select