Table of contents for Writing for social scientists : how to start and finish your thesis, book, or article / Howard S. Becker ; with a chapter by Pamela Richards.

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Preface to the Second Edition vii
1986 Preface ix
1. Freshman English for Graduate Students 1
2. Persona and Authority 26
3. One Right Way 43
4. Editing by Ear 68
5. Learning to Write as a Professional 90
6. Risk, by Pamela Richards 108
7. Getting It out the Door 121
8. Terrorized by the Literature 135
9. Writing with Computers 150
10. A Final Word 000
References 000
Index 000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Social sciences -- Authorship.
Sociology -- Authorship.
Academic writing.
Communication in the social sciences.