Download E-books Writing and Presenting Research (SAGE Study Skills Series) PDF

By Angela Thody

This available and wide-ranging e-book is a useful introductory consultant during the offerings to be made while determining easy methods to file study. Writing and featuring Research covers study written as theses and dissertations; chapters, books, studies and articles in educational, expert or basic media akin to newspapers; and in addition experiences the choices for featuring learn orally as lectures, keynotes, convention papers or even television video game exhibits.

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Download E-books Who We Are: On Being (and Not Being) a Jewish American Writer PDF

This extraordinary assortment brings jointly the most important Jewish American writers of the prior fifty years as they study problems with identification and the way they’ve made their paintings respond.

E.L. Doctorow questions the very proposal of the Jewish American author, insisting that each one nice writing is secular and common. Allegra Goodman embraces the categorization, arguing that it instantly binds her to her readers. Dara Horn, one of the youngest of those writers, describes the tendency of Jewish writers to target anti-Semitism and advocates a extra artistic and confident manner of telling the Jewish tale. Thane Rosenbaum explains that as a toddler of Holocaust survivors, he used to be pushed to put in writing in an try to reimagine the tragic endings in Jewish history.

Here are the tales of ways those writers turned who they're: Saul Bellow on his youth in Chicago, Grace Paley on her early love of Romantic poetry, Chaim Potok on being reworked by means of the paintings of Evelyn Waugh. the following, too, are Philip Roth, Cynthia Ozick, Erica Jong, Jonathon Rosen, Tova Mirvis, Pearl Abraham, Alan Lelchuk, Rebecca Goldstein, Nessa Rapoport, and lots of more.

Spanning 3 generations of Jewish writing in the United States, those essays — by means of turns nostalgic, comedian, relocating, and deeply provocative- represent a useful research into the pondering and the paintings of a few of America’s most vital writers.

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Download E-books How to Not Write Bad: The Most Common Writing Problems and the Best Ways to Avoid Them PDF

By Ben Yagoda

Ben Yagoda's How not to Write undesirable illustrates how we will all write higher, extra essentially, and for a much broader readership.

He deals suggestion on what he calls "not-writing-badly," which is composed of the power, first, to craft sentences which are right when it comes to spelling, diction (word choice), punctuation, and grammar, and that still exhibit readability, precision, and charm. Then he specializes in crafting entire paragraphs—with consciousness to cadence, consistency of tone, sentence transitions, and paragraph length.

In a enjoyable, accomplished consultant, Yagoda lays out the easy steps we will be able to all take to make our writing better, extra interesting—and simply undeniable higher.

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Download E-books Writing Your Doctoral Dissertation: Invisible Rules for Success PDF

By Rita S. Brause

Expanding numbers of adults are enroling in doctoral programmes, yet their previous university lives frequently don't arrange them for the principles of the tutorial online game. Many don't know what a dissertation appears like, the way it will get that means, or what suggestions can be found to them.
This booklet is a pragmatic consultant for college students who need assistance in progressing from the choice to jot down a dissertation to the making plans, writing and protecting of it. It comprises samples of proposals and dissertations which have been authorized and information drawn from a few resources, together with concentration teams with doctoral scholars and graduates and responses to an open-ended questionnaire from doctoral scholars around the usa.

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Download E-books Crafting Novels & Short Stories: Everything You Need to Know to Write Great Fiction PDF

Learn tips to Create tales That Captivate brokers, Editors, and Readers Alike!

Inside you will discover the instruments you must construct powerful characters, maintain your plots relocating, grasp the artwork of debate, decide on the correct viewpoint, and more.

This entire ebook at the artwork of novel and brief tale writing is jam-packed with recommendation and guideline from best-selling authors and writing specialists like Nancy Kress, Elizabeth Sims, Hallie Ephron, N.M. Kelby, Heather , and Donald Maass, plus a foreword by way of James Scott Bell. you will examine useful abilities for studying each sector of the craft:

  • Define and refine your characters.
  • Make your plot and clash high-energy and intense.
  • Hone your story's aspect of view.
  • Create a wealthy atmosphere and backstory.
  • Craft discussion that jewelry true.
  • Select the proper phrases and outlines all through your story.
  • Revise your tale to perfection.

Throughout you will discover supplemental sections that conceal specific themes like getting all started, beating writer's block, learning your paintings, and getting released. they will assist you combine your abilities right into a balanced, efficient, and pleasant career.

Whether you are writing flash fiction, a brief tale, a singular, or an epic trilogy, you will come away with the instruments you would like for powerful and powerful storytelling.

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Download E-books Metaphor and Writing: Figurative Thought in the Discourse of Written Communication PDF

By Philip Eubanks

This quantity explains how metaphors, metonymies, and different figures of inspiration have interaction cognitively and rhetorically to inform us what writing is and what it's going to do. Drawing on interviews with writing execs and released observation approximately writing, it argues that our daily metaphors and metonymies for writing are a part of a figurative rhetoric of writing - a development of discourse and inspiration that incorporates methods we categorize writers and writing; tales we inform approximately those who write; conceptual metaphors and metonymies used either to explain and to lead writing; and universal, but strangely adaptable, conceptual blends used normally for imagining writing events. The e-book will provide students a clean figuring out of strategies similar to 'voice', 'self', 'clarity', 'power', and the main uncomplicated determine of all: 'the writer'.

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Download E-books Characters, Emotion & Viewpoint: Techniques and Exercises for Crafting Dynamic Characters and Effective Viewpoints (Write Great Fiction) PDF

By Nancy Kress

Create complicated Characters

How do you create a chief personality readers will not put out of your mind? How do you write a e-book in multiple-third-person standpoint with out complicated your readers (or yourself)? How do you plant crucial information regarding a character's prior right into a story?

Write nice Fiction: Characters, Emotion & Viewpoint by means of award-winning writer Nancy Kress solutions all of those questions and extra! This obtainable publication is stuffed with interactive workouts and necessary recommendation that teaches you ways to:

  • Choose and execute the easiest perspective on your story
  • Create three-d and plausible characters
  • Develop your characters' emotions
  • Create life like love, struggle, and demise scenes
  • Use frustration to encourage your characters and force your story

With dozens of excerpts from a few of present day hottest writers, Write nice Fiction: Characters, Emotion & Viewpoint will give you the suggestions you must create characters and tales bound to linger within the hearts and minds of brokers, editors, and readers lengthy after they have complete your book.

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Download E-books Chinese Characters: The Art of Painting The Word PDF

The strokes utilized in chinese language characters have been initially formed after fowl tracks and shadows solid by means of bushes. they're superbly expressive even to those that don't realize their that means. To the chinese language, writing isn't just a method of verbal exchange, it additionally has the strength to remodel fact. The e-book during this field introduces the background of chinese language writing and provides many examples of ways within which basic brush strokes are mixed to show not just phrases but additionally entire principles. The chinese language personality tattoos that accompany the publication will be harmlessly and briefly adhered to the physique for an excellent and unique impression

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Download E-books Writing for Emotional Impact: Advanced Dramatic Techniques to Attract, Engage, and Fascinate the Reader from Beginning to End PDF

By Karl Iglesias

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IT’S now not approximately PLOT issues. IT’S now not approximately ACT constitution. IT’S now not approximately personality. IT’S approximately EMOTION!

There are 3 varieties of emotions whilst examining a narrative — boredom, curiosity, and WOW! To turn into a profitable author you need to create that WOW! feeling on as many pages as attainable, and this calls for writing that engages the reader emotionally.

In his best-selling one zero one behavior of hugely winning Screenwriters, screenwriter Karl Iglesias explored the operating behavior of A-list Hollywood scribes. Now, he breaks new floor through targeting the psychology of the reader. in keeping with his acclaimed periods at UCLA Extension, Writing for Emotional influence is going past the fundamentals and argues that Hollywood is within the emotion-delivery company, promoting emotional stories packaged in video clips and television exhibits. Karl not just encourages you to carry emotional effect on as many pages as attainable, he indicates you the way, providing you masses of dramatic thoughts to take your writing to the pro point. You’ll learn:

- Over forty ideas to humanize a personality for fast empathy. - The seven crucial storytelling feelings and over 70 recommendations to create them. - Over 50 how you can craft strong scenes, together with the Emotional Palette. - Over 30 suggestions to form your phrases and energize your narrative description. - the commonest discussion flaws and fixes for every. - Over 60 strategies to craft dynamic discussion that snaps, crackles, and pops off the page.

"Not basically does Karl Iglesias ‘get’ emotion, he stocks insider secrets and techniques for relocating the reader from tears to laughter and far and wide in among. this can be a must-have publication for each screenwriter, director, and producer." -Rosa Graham, president of locate The Funny

"Reading Writing for Emotional effect will shake up your international. this can be the publication that tears during the litter so you might write from the heart." -Michael Lent, writer Breakfast With Sharks, co-producer challenging Scrambled

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