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Getting Published: Academic Publishing Success

Handbook / Manual

Series: Palgrave Research Skills

By: Gina Wisker (Author)

456 pages, 10 illustrations, 7 tables

Palgrave

Paperback | Jan 2015 | #216895 | ISBN-13: 9780230392106
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NHBS Price: £20.99 $27/€25 approx

About this book

Getting Published provides a complete guide for all who need to write effectively and share their work with others through academic publication. Getting Published focuses on how to develop a successful academic writing voice, and introduces practices, techniques and guidance to support all aspects of the writing process.


Contents

PART I: WHY WRITE? FORMS OF ACADEMIC WRITING AND HOW TO GO ABOUT WRITING THEM
1. Introduction
2. Why Are We Writing? Setting Up Effective Writing Practices, Managing Time, Space And Writing Energy
3. Writing For And Publishing In Academic Journals
4. Writing For And Publishing In Books
5. Writing For Academic Publication When English Is Not Your First Language

PART II: A CLOSER LOOK AT THE PROCESS
6. Writing From Research And Practice - Planning And Writing Different Parts Of The Thesis Or Article
7. Writing Literature Reviews And Thinking About Methodology And Methods
8. Writing Abstracts And Conclusions: Emphasising Meaning And Worth
9. Developing Good Writing According To Structures
10. Publishing From Your Phd

PART III: THE WRITING PROCESS AND YOU
11. Finding And Developing Your Voice In The Disciplines
12. Managing Time, Overcoming Blocks And Getting The Writing Done
13. Writing Creatively And Reflectively To Support Your Academic Writing For Publication

PART IV: LEARNING FROM FEEDBACK, AND PLAYING A FULL PART IN THE WORLD OF WRITING
14. Responding To Feedback
15. Turning Your Conference Presentation Or Paper Into A Publication
16. Writing For Online Outlets And Publications
17. Edited Books And New Editions
18. You're Not Alone - Developing And Working With Writing Groups, Communities And Critical Friends
19. The Politics And Impact Of Writing For Academic Publication

Conclusion


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Biography

Gina Wisker is Head of the Centre for Learning and Teaching at the University of Brighton, UK.

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