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This fifth edition of THE POCKET WADSWORTH HANDBOOK provides up-to-date, realistic advice for today's digital-age students. You will find it clearly written, thorough, easy to navigate, and indispensable for use in college courses and beyond.
Table of Contents
|How to Use This Book|
|Writing Essays and Paragraphs|
|Understanding Purpose and Audience|
|Writing an Argumentative Essay|
|Writing Grammatical Sentences|
|Revising Sentence Fragments|
|Using Adjectives and Adverbs|
|Writing Effective Sentences|
|Writing Varied Sentences|
|Writing Concise Sentences|
|Revising Awkward or Confusing Sentences|
|Placing Modifiers Carefully|
|Using End Punctuation|
|Using Quotation Marks|
|Using Other Punctuation Marks|
|Understanding Spelling and Mechanics|
|Becoming a Better Speller|
|Knowing When to Capitalize|
|Writing with Sources|
|Writing Research Papers|
|Using and Evaluating Library Sources|
|Using and Evaluating Internet Sources|
|Integrating Source Material into Your Writing|
|Documenting Sources: Mla Style|
|MLA Documentation Style|
|Documenting Sources: APA and Other Styles|
|APA Documentation Style|
|Chicago Documentation Style|
|CSE and Other Documentation Styles|
|Developing Strategies for Academic Success|
|Ten Habits of Successful Students|
|Designing Effective Documents|
|Writing in a Digital Environment. (new chapter)|
|Writing for the Workplace|
|Making Oral Presentations|
|Writing in the Disciplines. (new chapter?|
|Resources for Bilingual and ESL Writers|
|Adjusting to the US Classroom|
|Grammar and Style for ESL Writers|
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