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The craft of research
Wayne C. Booth, Gregory G. Colomb, Joseph M. Williams.
D.H. Hill Library Call Number
  D. H. Hill Reserves (Ask Us Center) Q180.55 .M4 B66 2008 (Browse Shelf) Available - On Reserve (what's this?)
Design Library Call Number
  Design Library Course Reserve Q180.55 .M4 B66 2008 (Browse Shelf) Available - On Reserve (what's this?)
Veterinary Medicine Library Call Number
  Stacks Q180.55 .M4 B66 2008 (Browse Shelf) Available
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  • ISBN: 9780226065656 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780226065663 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0226065650 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0226065669 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 2724996
  • OCLC Number: 175218191
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents

Research, researchers, and readers -- Prologue: Becoming a researcher -- Thinking in print: Uses of research, public and private -- Connecting with your reader: (Re-)creating yourself and your audience -- Asking questions, finding answers -- Prologue: Planning your project - an overview -- From topics to questions -- From questions to a problem -- From problems to sources -- Engaging sources -- Making a claim and supporting it -- Prologue: Assembling a research argument -- Making good arguments: Overview -- Making claims -- Assembling reasons and evidence -- Acknowledgments and responses -- Warrants -- Planning, drafting, and revising -- Prologue: Planning again -- Planning -- Drafting your report -- Revising your organization and argument -- Communicating evidence visually -- Introductions and conclusions-- Revising style: Telling your story clearly -- Some last considerations.