9780618967896

Custom Enrichment Module: A Guide to MLA Documentation

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    9780618967896

  • ISBN10:

    0618967893

  • Edition: 8th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2009-06-08
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
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Summary

The Eighth Edition of A Guide to MLA Documentation is an affordable, concise guide that provides only the information that you really need and-according to many students and instructors-is easier to use than the MLA's own handbook.

Table of Contents

Preparing the List of Works Citedp. 1
Sample Entries: Books in Printp. 3
Sample Entries: Articles in Print Periodicalsp. 7
Sample Entries: Miscellaneous Print and Nonprint Sourcesp. 9
Sample Entries: Web Publicationsp. 10
Documenting Sourcesp. 13
Placing and Punctuating the Parenthetical Referencep. 14
Citing Sources: Examplesp. 15
Using Notes and Parenthetical Referencesp. 19
Implications for Your Research and Composingp. 20
Evaluating Sourcesp. 20
Compiling Source Informationp. 22
Taking Notesp. 22
Quoting Sourcesp. 23
Summarizing and Paraphrasing Sourcesp. 24
Avoiding Plagiarismp. 25
Annotated Student Research Paperp. 28
Abbreviations for MLA Documentationp. 34
Appendix on APA Stylep. 35
Preparing the List of Referencesp. 36
Sample Entriesp. 37
Documenting Sourcesp. 39
Indexp. 41
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