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Scientific style and format : the CSE manual for authors, editors, and publishers / Style Manual Subcommittee, Council of Science Editors.

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Language:
English.
Publication date:
2014
Copyright date:
2014
Imprint:
Eighth edition.
Publication:
Chicago : The University of Chicago Press : Council of Science Editors, 2014.
Copyright notice:
©2014
Format:
  • Book
  • xv, 722 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 699-707) and indexes.
Contents:
  • Publishing fundamentals
  • Elements of a scientific publication
  • Publication policies and practices
  • The basics of copyright
  • General style conventions
  • Alphabets, symbols, and signs
  • Punctuation and related marks
  • Spelling, word formation and division, plurals, and possessives
  • Prose style and word choice
  • Names and personal designations
  • Capitalization
  • Type styles, excerpts, quotations, and ellipses
  • Abbreviations
  • Numbers, units, mathematical expressions, and statistics
  • Time, dates, and age measurements
  • Geographic designations
  • Special scientific conventions
  • The electromagnetic spectrum
  • Subatomic particles, chemical elements, and related notations
  • Chemical formulas and names
  • Chemical kinetics and thermodynamics
  • Analytical chemistry
  • Drugs and pharmacokinetics
  • Genes, chromosomes, and related molecules
  • Taxonomy and nomenclature
  • Structure and function
  • Disease names
  • The earth
  • Astronomical objects and time systems
  • Technical elements of publications
  • Journal style and format
  • Published media
  • References
  • Accessories to text: tables, figures, and indexes
  • Typography and manuscript preparation
  • Proof correction.
Contributor:
Council of Science Editors. Style Manual Subcommittee, author.
Subjects:
ISBN:
9780226116495
0226116492

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