A Canadian Writer s Reference

And a new instructor's edition offers classroom activities and teaching tips for Canadian instructors—making it easier than ever to integrate the handbook into the course.

Author: Diana Hacker

Publisher: Macmillan Higher Education

ISBN: 9781319029906

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

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For success in college, no skill is more critical than writing; it’s the very core of a student’s academic experience. Tested and trusted, A Canadian Writer’s Reference is an essential tool for students who are strengthening habits and skills that will support them throughout college. Adapted from the most widely used college handbook ever published—and with the help of several Canadian instructors — A Canadian Writer's Reference has advice that's easy to find and easy to understand. Grounded in Canadian texts, culture, and current events, examples throughout the book provide relevant context and advice for Canadian writers. And a new instructor's edition offers classroom activities and teaching tips for Canadian instructors—making it easier than ever to integrate the handbook into the course.

A Canadian Writer s Reference with APA 2020 MLA 2021 Update

For more than 20 years, the book has allowed students to build confidence and take ownership of their college writing experience.

Author: Diana Hacker

Publisher: Macmillan Higher Education

ISBN: 9781319400040

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 590

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Now updated with 2020 APA guidelines. A Hacker handbook has always been a how-to manual for building confidence as a college writer. Diana Hacker conceived A Writer's Reference as a quick-access innovation in handbook format, and Nancy Sommers continues to reinvent its content for an evolving course emphasizing critical reading and writing. For more than 20 years, the book has allowed students to build confidence and take ownership of their college writing experience. A Canadian Writer's Reference, Seventh Edition, and a variety of exciting digital options together represent a next-level tool for college writers. What's most exciting? An emphasis on help that is personal, practical, and digital. A Canadian Writer's Reference is reimagined as a system that helps students target their needs and see their successes; that offers innovative practice with writing, reading, thinking, and research; and that lives in an engaging multimedia environment.

A Canadian Writer s Reference with 2016 MLA Update

THIS TITLE HAS BEEN UPDATED TO REFLECT THE 2016 MLA UPDATES! Our editorial team has updated this text based on content from The MLA Handbook, 8th Edition.

Author: Diana Hacker

Publisher: Macmillan Higher Education

ISBN: 9781319105846

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 688

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THIS TITLE HAS BEEN UPDATED TO REFLECT THE 2016 MLA UPDATES! Our editorial team has updated this text based on content from The MLA Handbook, 8th Edition. Browse our catalog or contact your representative for a full listing of updated titles and packages, or to request a custom ISBN. For success in college, no skill is more critical than writing; it’s the very core of a student’s academic experience. Tested and trusted, A Canadian Writer’s Reference is an essential tool for students who are strengthening habits and skills that will support them throughout college. Adapted from the most widely used college handbook ever published—and with the help of several Canadian instructors — A Canadian Writer's Reference has advice that's easy to find and easy to understand. Grounded in Canadian texts, culture, and current events, examples throughout the book provide relevant context and advice for Canadian writers. And a new instructor's edition offers classroom activities and teaching tips for Canadian instructors—making it easier than ever to integrate the handbook into the course.

Exercise Workbook for a Canadian Writer s Reference

This downloadable workbook contains hundreds of practice exercises that correspond to each section in the handbook, from grammar to writing, to help you understand key concepts and improve your writing.

Author: Diana Hacker

Publisher: Bedford Books

ISBN: 1319191843

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 112

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This downloadable workbook contains hundreds of practice exercises that correspond to each section in the handbook, from grammar to writing, to help you understand key concepts and improve your writing.

A Canadian Writer s Reference with 2009 MLA and 2010 APA Updates

Updated with Canadian content and conventions, the fourth edition features new contributing authors who bring a wider range of teaching practice to the book — and who have shaped a writer’s handbook that serves an even broader and more ...

Author: Diana Hacker

Publisher: Bedford/St. Martin's

ISBN: 0312664915

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 560

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Click here to find out more about the 2009 MLA Updates and the 2010 APA Updates. A proven success, A Canadian Writer’s Reference, Fourth Edition, remains the easiest reference tool to use and understand. Updated with Canadian content and conventions, the fourth edition features new contributing authors who bring a wider range of teaching practice to the book — and who have shaped a writer’s handbook that serves an even broader and more diverse student body.

A Canadian Writer s Reference 4th Ed With 2009 Mla Update the Bedford Glossary of Critical and Literary Terms 3rd Ed

Updated with Canadian content and conventions, the fourth edition features new contributing authors who bring a wider range of teaching practice to the book -- and who have shaped a writer's handbook that serves an even broader and more ...

Author: Diana Hacker

Publisher: Bedford/st Martins

ISBN: 0312624948

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

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A Writer s Reference

New coauthor Nancy Sommers's own research, campus travel, and classroom experience keep the handbook in tune with the needs of academic writers.

Author: Diana Hacker

Publisher: Macmillan Higher Education

ISBN: 9781457603433

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 576

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A Writer's Reference, the most widely adopted handbook in the United States, continues to be groundbreaking in its simplicity, offering the right content in an accessible format. New coauthor Nancy Sommers's own research, campus travel, and classroom experience keep the handbook in tune with the needs of academic writers. In a trusted quick-reference format, the seventh edition delivers advice on all the right topics: working with sources, revising with comments, preparing a portfolio, and more. A Writer's Reference offers unprecedented flexibility with several versions to choose from -- a handbook that's truly at your service.

A Canadian Writer s Reference 4e with 2009 MLA Update

Updated with Canadian content and conventions, the fourth edition features new contributing authors who bring a wider range of teaching practice to the book — and who have shaped a writer’s handbook that serves an even broader and more ...

Author: Diana Hacker

Publisher: Bedford/St. Martin's

ISBN: 0312593198

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 560

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Click here to find out more about the 2009 MLA Updates and the 2010 APA Updates. A proven success, A Canadian Writer’s Reference, Fourth Edition, remains the easiest reference tool to use and understand. Updated with Canadian content and conventions, the fourth edition features new contributing authors who bring a wider range of teaching practice to the book — and who have shaped a writer’s handbook that serves an even broader and more diverse student body.

Prentice Hall Reference Guide for Canadian Writers

The Prentice Hall Reference Guide for Canadian Writers, adapted by Judi Jewinski of the University of Waterloo, builds on the approach that has made the American edition so successful.

Author: Muriel Harris

Publisher:

ISBN: 0132237679

Category: English language

Page: 624

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The Prentice Hall Reference Guide for Canadian Writers, adapted by Judi Jewinski of the University of Waterloo, builds on the approach that has made the American edition so successful. This concise, thorough, well organized, and user-friendly handbook is comprised of twelve tabbed sections, ranging in topics from The Writing Process to Punctuation, aimed at addressing all forms of writers' needs. Two guides, "Question and Correct" and "Compare and Correct," allow students to find what they need to improve their writing, without needing to know the grammatical terms or rules. This makes the Prentice Hall Reference Guide for Canadian Writers an invaluable resource for entry level English writing and composition courses, as well as all students who need help with grammar, research, and documentation.

Checkmate

Written to be a convenient reference for students to use while revising drafts as well as during the composing process, Checkmate concentrates on writing in different contexts, not just for the academic setting.

Author: Joanne Buckley

Publisher: Thomson Nelson

ISBN: 0176103619

Category: English language

Page: 495

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This clear, easy-to-use guide appeals to students from multiple disciplines and presents grammar, punctuation, style, usage, documentation, and more in a readable, accessible format. Set up with the writing process in mind, Checkmate takes a lighthearted approach to what can often be considered a dry subject. Written to be a convenient reference for students to use while revising drafts as well as during the composing process, Checkmate concentrates on writing in different contexts, not just for the academic setting.

Practical Grammar

Practical Grammar: A Canadian Writer's Resource offers students of all levels and disciplines a succinct and comprehensive overview of the basics of English grammar.

Author: Maxine Ruvinsky

Publisher: OUP Canada

ISBN: 0199002304

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 272

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Practical Grammar: A Canadian Writer's Resource offers students of all levels and disciplines a succinct and comprehensive overview of the basics of English grammar.

The Canadian Writer s Guide

This edition of The Canadian Writer's Guide continues a fifty-year tradition for the Canadian Authors Association, resulting in the most comprehensive reference published, especially for Canadian writers of all genres and all skill levels.

Author: Paul G. Cormack

Publisher: Markham, Ont. : Fitzhenry & Whiteside

ISBN: 1550417401

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 553

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The Canadian Writer's Guide is the most comprehensive tool available to Canadian writers today. Completely revised and updated, it draws on the expertise of a wide variety of professionals including CBC Radio broadcaster Marjorie Doyle; arts and entertainment lawyer Marian Dingman Hebb; novelist and speech-writer Matt Hughes; songwriter Bruce Madole; and Nebula and CAA award-winning science fiction writer Robert J. Sawyer. It also includes valuable insight and advice from a further 85 professional writers from the United States, Europe, Australia and across Canada. This edition contains over 130 new and updated "how-to" articles on diverse areas of international publishing, including: - ideas and inspiration - character development - overcoming writer's block - book contracts - copywriting - editing - fiction - biographies - periodicals - children's books - personal essays - poetry - speechwriting - radio commentaries - songwriting - stage and film - the Internet New to this edition is a valuable listing of writing schools, workshops and retreats. The Writer's Reference section also includes a thorough listing of writer's organizations, awards and fellowships, literary agents, and granting agencies. It also contains the most comprehensive compilation of Canadian contests for writers available anywhere. This edition of The Canadian Writer's Guide continues a fifty-year tradition for the Canadian Authors Association, resulting in the most comprehensive reference published, especially for Canadian writers of all genres and all skill levels.

Reference Sources for Canadian Literary Studies

Introduction Reference sources for Canadian literary studies has been over a
dozen years in the making . An early incarnation was a 1990 three - page library
handout . I started from a need to master Canadian literature as a reference ...

Author: Joseph Jones

Publisher: University of Toronto Press

ISBN: 080208740X

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 464

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Reference Sources for Canadian Literary Studies offers the first full-scale bibliography of writing on and in the field of Canadian literary studies. Approximately one thousand annotated entries are arranged by reference genre, with sub-groupings related to literary genre.

A Guide to Writing in the Sciences

On Writing Well : the Classic Guide to Writing Non - fiction . 6th ed . ...
DICTIONARIES , GRAMMAR , PUNCTUATION , WRITING , REFERENCING ,
AND FORMATTING Collins Cobuild English Dictionary . ... A Canadian Writer's
Reference .

Author: Andrea A. Gilpin

Publisher: University of Toronto Press

ISBN: 0802083668

Category: Reference

Page: 106

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Clear and concise, this guide describes the basic elements of scientific writing, from lab reports to research essays to articles, as well as the grammar and punctuation fundamental to all writing.128 pp.