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Featuring an engaging, direct writing style and inquiry-based approach, The Curious Researcher: Featuring an engaging, direct writing style and inquiry-based approach, this popular research guide stresses that curiosity is the best reason for investigating ideas and information.
Inspired by the recent Framework for Ballrnger Literacy for Higher Education, a dramatic new report from the group that represents university librarians, this edition encourages students to see sources in a more rhetorical context. Had to read and use this book for Comp II in college this semester.
The Curious Researcher: A Guide to Writing Research Papers
See any of the following pages for a complete listing of packages available: This title is out of print. There is a section that discusses plagiarism, and then a section called The Notetaker’s Triad: Presenting Research in Alternative Genresa recurring feature, helps students to reimagine their projects as a slide presentation, infographic, photographic essay, or poster. The book included sections on how to include images, graphs, subheadings, bulleted lists, block quotes, and underlining for emphasis for a reader-friendly format.
An appealing alternative to traditional research texts, ‘The Curious Researcher’ stands apart for its motivational tone, its conversational style, and its conviction that research writing can be full of rewarding resaercher.
An engaging, direct writing style propels this inquiry-based guide to writing research papers.
The Curious Researcher: A Guide to Writing Research Papers by Bruce Ballenger
Desearcher marketed as a college-level text, I have used many of the techniques with high school English students. This book has really challenged the way that I have approached teaching research and the research paper. You may not like reading thd book, but it is very insightful. It gives advice on how to choose a topic, and lists subject en This was my textbook for my English class at the American College of Healthcare Sciences.
Keeping track of what you find: For courses in Research Writing. Written to university students as a college text, but I’m finding it extremely useful in modifying research methods and developing continued inquiry with my high school students.
Published June 5th by Longman Publishing Group first published Table of Contents Introduction: Understanding Research Assignments Appendix B: Download Answer Key 0.
A unique chronological organization sets up achievable writing goals along with week-by-week guidance.
The Third Week Writing in the Middle: It explains what kinds of sources are best for research papers, and helps teach the researcher to think critically and evaluate the sources for quality. Title The Curious Researcher: Great resource for my classes.
I also found the section about weaving in your sources with your own commentary to be useful. There are also at least a few tidbits that I took away from the book, and I will be incorporating those and probably a couple of the exercises therein into my classes. Instructor resource file download The work is protected by local and international copyright laws and is provided ballennger for the use of instructors in teaching their courses and assessing student learning. This appendix is what I turn to most frequently and has been enormously helpful to me.
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Bruce Ballenger, Boise State University. Jo Young rated it really liked it Apr 10, The five-week structure is designed to overcome procrastination by suggesting weekly activities and assignments that keep the process going.
Return to Book Page. It gives advice on how to choose a topic, and lists subject encyclopedias to look into. Username Password Forgot your username or password? Refresh and try again. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. I found the suggested notetaking techniques to be very helpful.
Latest approaches on how to think about sources: An outstanding and practical approach to breaking down the research paper into manageable sections. Add to Cart Curious Researcher, The: Full explanations of the technical aspects of bruxe and documenting source-based papers help students develop sound research and analysis skills.
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