A field guide for science writers /

Offers a roadmap to the area of science writing. In this edition, various chapters cover the techniques of good science writing, explanatory writing, writing under deadline, clone and stem-cell research, biology of behaviour and eugenics, mental health, human genetics, as well as making sense of con...

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Edition:2nd ed.
Imprint:Oxford [England] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.
Description:1 online resource (xiv, 321 pages)
Language:English
Subject:Technical writing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Rédaction technique.
Information scientifique.
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES -- Journalism.
Technical writing.
Writing.
Science.
Handbooks and manuals.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11147318
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Other authors / contributors:Blum, Deborah, 1954-
Knudson, Mary.
Henig, Robin Marantz.
ISBN:9780198039020
0198039026
1602565171
9781602565173
0195174984
9780195174984
0195174992
9780195174991
1429410469
9781429410465
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
English.
Print version record.
Summary:Offers a roadmap to the area of science writing. In this edition, various chapters cover the techniques of good science writing, explanatory writing, writing under deadline, clone and stem-cell research, biology of behaviour and eugenics, mental health, human genetics, as well as making sense of conflicting studies.
Other form:Print version: Field guide for science writers. 2nd ed. Oxford [England] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006 0195174984 0195174992