Writing in the Sciences: Exploring Conventions of Scientific Discourse (Part of the Allyn & Bacon Series in Technical Communication) (Allyn and Bacon Series in Technical Communication) (Paperback)

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Normal 0 false false false MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 A rhetorical, multi-disciplinary guide, Writing in the Sciences discusses the major genres of science writing including research reports, grant proposals, conference presentations, and a variety of forms of public communication. Multiple samples from real research cases illustrate a range of scientific disciplines and audiences for scientific research along with the corresponding differences in focus, arrangement, style, and other rhetorical dimensions. Comparisons among disciplines provide the opportunity for students to identify common conventions in science and investigate variation across fields.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780205616718
ISBN-10: 0205616712
Publisher: Pearson
Publication Date: February 1st, 2009
Pages: 456
Language: English
Series: Allyn and Bacon Series in Technical Communication