Writing Essays and Research Reports in the Social Sciences is an essential guide for anyone starting tertiary study and a valuable reference for established students and graduates. With the aid of this book you can reduce the need to ask tutors for help while increasing your capacity for interdependent scholarship and research. The third edition has been completely updated and includes new sections on using online databases and websites and shows you how to cite both electronic and legal sources. Writing Essays and Research Reports in the Social Sciences will teach you how to: - Answer essay questions - Write research reports - Develop arguments - Use evidence to support arguments - Locate appropriate academic references for essays - Cite references in the text (including electronic sources such as emails, websites, and weblogs) - Format reference lists.A descriptive essay on, for example, rational choice theory would require you to list and describe the various ideas expressed by rational choice theorists. In contrast, an analytical essay involves you in identifying a#39;keya#39; or a#39;majora#39; ideas andanbsp;...
|Title||:||Writing Essays and Research Reports in the Social Sciences|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning Australia - 2005|