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Stylish academic writing / Helen Sword.

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Author/Creator:
Sword, Helen.
Language:
English.
Publication date:
2012
Imprint:
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2012.
Format:
  • Book
  • viii, 220 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [199]-211) and index.
Contents:
  • Style and substance
  • Rules of engagement
  • On being disciplined
  • A guide to the style guides
  • Voice and echo
  • Smart sentencing
  • Tempting titles
  • Hooks and sinkers
  • The story net
  • Show and tell
  • Jargonitis
  • Structural Designs
  • Points of reference
  • The big picture
  • The creative touch
  • Afterword: Becoming a stylish writer.
Subjects:
ISBN:
9780674064485
0674064488

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