Short Guide to Writing about Film Global Edition

A succinct guide to thinking critically and writing precisely about film Both an introduction to film study and a practical writing guide, this brief text introduces students to major film theories as well as film terminology, enabling them ...

Author: Timothy Corrigan

Publisher: Pearson Higher Ed

ISBN: 9781292078120

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

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For courses in Film Criticism, Film History, Writing for Film, or Film Appreciation. A succinct guide to thinking critically and writing precisely about film Both an introduction to film study and a practical writing guide, this brief text introduces students to major film theories as well as film terminology, enabling them to write more thoughtfully and critically. With numerous student and professional examples, this engaging and practical guide progresses from taking notes and writing first drafts to creating polished essays and comprehensive research projects. Moving from movie reviews to theoretical and critical essays, the text demonstrates how an analysis of a film can become more subtle and rigorous as part of a compositional process.

A Short Guide to Writing about Film

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Author: Timothy Corrigan

Publisher: Addison Wesley Publishing Company

ISBN: 0321011104

Category: Film criticism

Page: 182

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Timothy Corrigan addresses the difficulties and methods of writing effective essays about film. He includes numerous student and professional essay samples.

A Short Guide to Writing about Literature

Writing about Film This chapter offers some comments about the nature of film ,
some definitions of indispensable technical terms , a few suggestions about
topics , a sample essay by a student , a list of questions that you may want to ask
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Author: Sylvan Barnet

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Educational Publishers

ISBN: 0673391914

Category: Academic writing

Page: 306

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Part of Longman's successful Short Guide Series, A Short Guide to Writing about Literature, Ninth Edition, emphases writing as a process and incorporates new critical approaches to writing about literature. The ninth edition continues to offer students sound advice on how to become critical thinkers and enrich their reading response through accessible, step-by-step instruction.Ideal as a supplement to any course where writing about literature or literary studies is emphasized.

A Short Guide to Writing about Chemistry

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Author: Herbert Beall

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015038123264

Category: Chemistry

Page: 188

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Advanced advice for students who want to read, write and learn about chemistry in preparation for a career in that field.

A Short Guide to Writing about Biology

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Author: Jan A. Pechenik

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Educational Publishers

ISBN: UOM:39015019849036

Category: Biology

Page: 194

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What do biologists write about and why? The keys to success; On using computers in writing; Writing laboratory reports; Why are you doing this? Components of the laboratory report; Writing the materials and methods section; Writing the results section; Writing a discussion section; Writing the introduction section; Deciding upon a title; Writing an abstract; Preparing the literature cited section; A brief discourse on statistical analysis; Writing essays and term papers; Why bother; Getting started; Researching your topic; Plagiarism and note-taking; Writing the paper; Citing sources; Creating a title; Writing research proposals; Researching your topic; Writing the proposal; Writing summaries and critiques; Writing the first draft; Writing the final draft; Preparing a paper presentation; Preparing the talk; Giving the talk; Writing letters of application; Before you start; Preparing the resume; Preparing the cover letter; Recruiting effective letters of recommendation; Revising; Answering essay questions.

A Short Guide to Writing about History

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Author: Richard Marius

Publisher: Harpercollins College Division

ISBN: 0673523489

Category: History

Page: 205

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This text helps students get beyond merely compiling dates and facts; it teaches them how to incorporate their own ideas into their papers and to tell a story about history that interests them and their peers. Covering brief essays and the documented resource paper, the text explores the writing and researching processes, different modes of historical writing (including argument), and offers guidelines for improving style as well as documenting sources. --From publisher's description.

A Short Guide to Writing About Motion Graphics

Contrast this description with his statement for the film Stellar (1993): This is a
hand-painted film which has been photographically stepprinted to achieve
various effects of brief fades and fluidity-of-motion, and makes partial use of
painted ...

Author: Michael Betancourt

Publisher: Wildside Press LLC

ISBN: 9781479450244

Category: Art

Page: 134

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"A Short Guide to Writing About Motion Graphics" is the one essential textbook for any student writing critically about non-narrative motion pictures. This book explains in accessible language what research is for and how to use it when writing critical examinations of motion pictures that do not tell stories. Explained using clear examples taken from published writing, this book shows how to approach a writing assignment from beginning to completion, covering such topics as "The Purpose of Research," "How to Create and Use a Close Reading," "The Relationship Between Writing and Revision," and "Common Problems and Their Solutions." This book is an essential guide for any student writing about motion graphics. The process it presents has one simple goal: writing clearly for publication.

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This best-selling text is a succinct guide to thinking critically and writing precisely about film.

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ISBN: 0205059090

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This best-selling text is a succinct guide to thinking critically and writing precisely about film. Both an introduction to film study and a practical writing guide, this brief text introduces students to major film theories as well as film terminology, enabling them to write more thoughtfully and critically. With numerous student and professional examples, this engaging and practical guide progresses from taking notes and writing first drafts to creating polished essays and comprehensive research projects. Moving from movie reviews to theoretical and critical essays, the text demonstrates how an analysis of a film can become more subtle and rigorous as part of a compositional process.

A Short Guide to Writing about Theatre

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Author: Marcia L. Ferguson

Publisher: Longman Publishing Group

ISBN: PSU:000067218363

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 175

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A Short Guide to Writing about Theatre is a succinct introduction to the skills required to write knowledgeably and critically about the theatre. Intended to illuminate the importance of theatre and performance in daily life, A Short Guide to Writing about Theatre engages students with dramatic material as they learn the practical elements of review, analysis, criticism, and research.

A Short Guide to Writing about Art

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Author: Sylvan Barnet

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105215298436

Category: Art criticism

Page: 366

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This book is intended for art courses where there is a writing component. Would you like your students to have the tools to write confidently about art? This best-selling text has guided tens of thousands of art students through the writing process. Students are shown how to analyze pictures (drawings, paintings, photographs), sculptures and architecture, and are prepared with the tools they need to present their ideas through effective writing. This text includes: Coverage of essential writing assignments includes formal analysis, comparison, research paper, review of an exhibition, essay examination; Clear step-by-step writing instructions guide students though the research and writing processes, showing students how to use the terminology of art history, and how to cite sources, solve issues of style, and use proper manuscript form; Sample essays, with analytic comments by the author, demonstrate the strengths of effective writing [Publisher description]

A Short Guide to Writing about Psychology

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Author: Dana Dunn

Publisher: Longman Publishing Group

ISBN: PSU:000063204599

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 233

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This brief guide takes students step-by-step through the writing process and introduces students to all elements of professional writing in APA style.

A Short Guide to Writing about Music

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Author: Jonathan Bellman

Publisher: Longman Publishing Group

ISBN: UOM:39015054368587

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

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Written in a clear and conversational style, A Short Guide to Writing About Music examines a wide range of writing assignments for music courses at all levels of the undergraduate curriculum. Employing a variety of writing samples as a means to illustrate effective writing, this brief and inexpensive text teaches writers how to deftly research and write about music.

A Short Guide to Writing about Social Science

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Author: Lee J. Cuba

Publisher: Longman Publishing Group

ISBN: UCSC:32106018812112

Category: Social Science

Page: 237

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Comprehensive and well-balanced, this writing guide is designed to help its reader to prepare effective documents in the field of social science. The revised fourth edition includes coverage of may important topics, including: efficiently using the Internet for research as well as traditional information resources, the need for sustained and thoughtful revision, mastering oral communication, many different citation styles. For anyone interested in writing papers in the field of social science.

A Short Guide to Writing about Science

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Author: David Porush

Publisher: Longman Publishing Group

ISBN: PSU:000067167678

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

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Advanced advice for students who want to read, write and learn about science in preparation for a career in that field.

Short Guide to Writing about Film Plus Mywritinglab Access Card Package

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A Short Guide to Writing about History

Covering brief essays and the documented resource paper, the text explores the writing and researching processes, different modes of historical writing (including argument), and offers guidelines for improving style as well as documenting ...

Author: Richard Marius

Publisher: Longman Publishing Group

ISBN: 0321953290

Category: History

Page: 194

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A Short Guide to Writing about History is an ideal complement for any history course intended to teach students to think and write like historians. This engaging and practical text will teach students how to go beyond reporting the basic dates and facts of their history books and show them how to infuse their writing with their own ideas and unique perspective. Covering brief essays and the documented resource paper, the text explores the writing and researching processes, different modes of historical writing (including argument), and offers guidelines for improving style as well as documenting sources.