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Scientific Papers and Presentations

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Edition:
3rd
ISBN13:

9780123847270

ISBN10:
0123847273
Format:
Paperback
Pub. Date:
7/1/2012
Publisher(s):
ACADEMIC PRESS INC

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Summary

Electronic publishing and electronic means of text and data presentation have changed enormously since the first edition of this book was published in 1997. The third edition of Scientific Papers and Presentations applies traditional principles to today's modern techniques and the changing needs of up-and-coming academia. Topics include designing visual aids, writing first drafts, reviewing and revising, communicating clearly and concisely, adhering to stylistic principles, presenting data in tables and figures, dealing with ethical and legal issues, and relating science to the lay audience. This successful legacy title is an essential guide to professional communication, provides a wealth of information and detail and is a useful guide. Covers all aspects of communication for early scientists from research to thesis to presentations. Discusses how to use multi-media effectively in presentations and communication Includes an extensive appendices section with detailed examples for further guidance

Table of Contents

The Semantic Environment Of Science
Before You Begin
Organizing And Writing A Rough Draft
Searching And Reviewing Scientific Literature
The Proposal
Graduate Thesis And Dissertations
PUblishing In Scientific Journals
Style And Accuracy In The Final Draft
Reviewing And Revising
Titles And Abstracts
Presenting Data
Professionalism, Ethics, And Legal Issues
Scientific Presentations
Communication Without Words
Visual Aids For Presentations
The Oral Presentation
Poster Presentations
Group Communications
Communication With Non-Scientists
To The International Student
Appendices
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