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The political science student writer's manual /

Main Author: Scott, Gregory M.
Other Authors: Garrison, Stephen M.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Boston : Longman, 2012
Edition: 7th ed.
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245 1 4 |a The political science student writer's manual /  |c Gregory M. Scott, Stephen M. Garrison. 
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300 |a ix, 197 p. ;  |c 24 cm. 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-180) and index. 
505 0 |a Introduction : welcome to the study of politics and government -- pt. 1. Before you write : review the basics -- Seize the day : write! -- Master the basics of language and scholarship -- Generate effective style -- Format your paper correctly -- Cite sources and avoid plagiarism -- pt .2. Warm-up : critical thinking about politics and government -- Writing to communicate and act -- Write to analyze politics or government policy -- Write to explain and evaluate others' works -- pt .3. Move forward : conduct research in political science -- Organize the research process -- pt. 4. Write for your political science course -- Analyze public opinion -- Domestic and international policy analysis papers -- Analyze a bill currently before Congress -- Compare political systems -- Amicus curiae briefs -- Appendices -- Appendix A. List of political science periodicals -- Appendix B. Table of forms of proper address formats. 
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