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The Little Brown Essential Handbook ,in it's brief and inexpensive format ,helps students at all levels with extensive sections on academic writing, the writing process, grammar and usage, research writing, and documentation. With minimal terminology and clear example s The Little Brown Essential Handbooksupports writers in all levels and disciplines.
Table of Contents
|Finding what you need|
|Features of academic writing|
|The writing situation|
|The process of writing|
|Variety and details|
|Adjectives and adverbs|
|Misplaced and dangling modifiers Sentence faults|
|Comma splices and fused sentences|
|Spelling and mechanics|
|Spelling and the hyphen|
|Underlining or italics|
|Research and documentation|
|Evaluating and synthesizing sources|
|Integrating sources into your text|
|Avoiding plagiarism and documenting sources|
|MLA documentation and format|
|APA documentation and format|
|Chicago documentation and format|
|Glossary of usage|
|Glossary of terms|
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