Writing

Demystifying Dissertation Writing

By Peg Boyle Single, Ph.D.

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Latin Terms Used in Writing

Even though Latin is considered a dead language (no country officially speaks it), its influence on other languages is significant.

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26 Guidelines for Avoiding Plagiarism

The following guidelines are taken directly from "Avoiding plagiarism, self-plagiarism, and other questionable writing practices: A guide to ethical writing" written by Miquel Roig from St.

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Academic Integrity

Choose Words with Care

Choose words with care and economy. Academic writers should take a lesson from Dr. Seuss' Horton the Elephant—say what you mean and mean what you say. Every sentence you write should mean something.

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A Few Words About the Humble Apostrophe

Why does the apostrophe, a tiny punctuation mark, cause such big headaches for writers? When you submit a thesis or dissertation to a professor or a

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

By Howard S. Becker with a contribution by Pamela Richards

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Guidelines for Using Tables

One of the most efficient ways to present a large amount of information to a reader is to collect it in a table.

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Searching Scientific Literature

An important part of conducting research is understanding the existing literature in your field.

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Navigating Graduate School
Writing
Professional Development

Avoiding Plagiarism

As the semester winds down, you may find yourself gearing up for final research papers and projects. This is a good time for a refresher on avoiding plagiarism and being an ethical writer.

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Writing Your Dissertation in Fifteen Minutes a Day

by Joan Bolker, Ed.D.

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