Book, Online in English

APA style simplified: writing in psychology, education, nursing, and sociology

Bernard C. Beins.
  • Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, ©2012.
  • 1st ed.
  • 1 online resource (x, 202 pages) : illustrations
Subjects
Medical Subjects
Genre
  • Electronic books.
Summary
  • "In APA Style Simplified, experienced teacher and writer Bernard C. Beins guides young scholars through the labyrinth of APA style. He highlights the major elements of APA style and shows how to generate a coherent manuscript. Beins also explores how to develop ideas, connect them to what others have written, and express them in a style that reflects a sophisticated knowledge of the subject area. In addition, he features a sample manuscript showing common deviations from APA style, and how to correct these problems. An essential resource for those working on research papers, dissertations, and manuscripts within relevant subject areas, APA Style Simplified is a compact but comprehensive guide to writing clearly and effectively"--
Contents
  • Writing professionally
  • Elements of style
  • The introduction section
  • The method section
  • Communicating statistics
  • The results section
  • The discussion section
  • References : citations in the text and the reference list
  • Final touches : the abstract and formatting details
  • Creating poster presentations
  • Giving oral presentations
  • Sharing your work electronically
  • Appendix A: Example of APA-style manuscript with common errors
  • Appendix B: Corrected APA-style manuscript.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Additional form
ISBN
  • 9781118289099 (electronic bk.)
  • 1118289099 (electronic bk.)
  • 9781118289082 (electronic bk.)
  • 1118289080 (electronic bk.)
  • Alternate version: 9780470672327
Identifying numbers
  • OCLC: 782916642
  • OCLC: 782916642