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Author Davis, Martha, 1935-
Title Scientific papers and presentations [electronic resource] / Martha Davis ; illustrations by Gloria Fry ; cover and frontispiece by Sheri Wheeler Wiltse
Imprint Burlington, Mass. : Academic Press, c2005
book jacket
Edition Rev. ed
Descript 1 online resource (xix, 356 p.) : ill
Series Effective communication skills in science
Effective communication skills in science
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 335-340) and index
The semantic environment of science -- Before you begin -- Organizing and writing a rough draft -- Searching and reviewing scientific literature -- The proposal -- The graduate thesis -- Publishing in scientific journals -- Style and accuracy in the final draft -- Reviewing and revising -- Titles and abstracts -- Presenting data -- Ethical and legal issues -- Scientific presentations -- Communication without words -- Visual aids to communication -- The oral presentation -- Poster presentations -- Group communications -- Communicating with other audiences -- To the international student
Electronic publishing and electronic means of text and data presentation have changed enormously since the first edition was first published in 1997. This second edition applies traditional principles to today's, modern techniques. In addition to substantial changes on the poster presentations and visual aids chapters, the chapter on proposal writing discusses in more detail grant writing proposals. A new chapter has also been dedicated to international students studying in the United States. Selected Contents: -Searching and Reviewing Scientific Literature -The Graduate Thesis -Publishing in Scientific Journals -Reviewing and Revising -Titles and Abstracts -Ethical and Legal Issues -Scientific Presentations -Communication without words -The Oral Presentation -Poster Presentations
Description based on print version record
Elsevier
Link Print version: Davis, Martha, 1935- Scientific papers and presentations. Rev. ed. Burlington, Mass. : Academic Press, c2005 0120884240 9780120884247 (DLC) 2004050500 (OCoLC)55474006
Subject Technical writing
Communication of technical information
Writing
Communication
R├ędaction technique
Information technique
SCIENCE -- Philosophy & Social Aspects. bisacsh
Wetenschappelijke publicaties. gtt
Presentatie. gtt
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