Bibliographic Details

Scientific papers and presentations / Martha Davis ; illustrations by Gloria Fry ; cover and frontispiece by Sheri Wheeler Wiltse.

Author / Creator Davis, Martha, 1935-
Edition Rev. ed.
Imprint Burlington, Mass. : Academic Press, ©2005.
Description 1 online resource (xix, 356 pages) : illustrations.
Language English
Series Effective communication skills in science
Effective communication skills in science.
Subject Technical writing.
Communication of technical information.
Writing.
Communication.
Rédaction technique.
Information technique.
SCIENCE -- Philosophy & Social Aspects.
Communication of technical information.
Technical writing.
Wetenschappelijke publicaties.
Presentatie.
Vetenskaplig publicering.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Format E-Resource, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11153721
ISBN 9780120884247
0120884240
9780080525211
0080525210
9786611023218
6611023216
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-340) and index.
Summary Electronic publishing and electronic means of text and data presentation have changed enormously since the first edition was first published in 1997. This second edition applies traditional principles to today's, modern techniques. In addition to substantial changes on the poster presentations and visual aids chapters, the chapter on proposal writing discusses in more detail grant writing proposals. A new chapter has also been dedicated to international students studying in the United States. Selected Contents: -Searching and Reviewing Scientific Literature -The Graduate Thesis -Publishing in Scientific Journals -Reviewing and Revising -Titles and Abstracts -Ethical and Legal Issues -Scientific Presentations -Communication without words -The Oral Presentation -Poster Presentations.
Other form Print version: Davis, Martha, 1935- Scientific papers and presentations. Rev. ed. Burlington, Mass. : Academic Press, ©2005 0120884240 9780120884247