1996

The Craft of Scientific Writing

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ISBN: 978-0-387-94766-2 (Print) 978-1-4757-2482-0 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 1-15

    Introduction: Deciding Where to Begin

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 16-52

    Structure: Organizing Your Documents

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    Pages 53-72

    Structure: Providing Transition, Depth, and Emphasis

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    Pages 73-82

    Language: Being Precise

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    Pages 83-96

    Language: Being Clear

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    Pages 97-109

    Language: Being Forthright

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    Pages 110-118

    Language: Being Familiar

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    Pages 119-127

    Language: Being Concise

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    Pages 128-145

    Language: Being Fluid

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    Pages 146-157

    Illustration: Making the Right Choices

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    Pages 158-169

    Illustration: Creating the Best Designs

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    Pages 170-177

    Writing Correspondence

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    Pages 178-194

    Writing Proposals

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    Pages 195-206

    Writing Instructions

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    Pages 207-220

    Preparing Presentations

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    Pages 221-227

    Format: Dressing Documents for Success

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    Book Chapter

    Pages 228-254

    Actually Sitting Down to Write

  19. Back Matter

    Pages 255-282