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The Nuts & Bolts of College Writing Engagingly Written And Illustrated With Scores Of Telling Examples, This Plainspoken How To Book For College Writers Identifies Those Qualities That Most Typically Distinguish Good Writing From Bad And Provides Practical Measures For Avoiding Pitfalls Included Are Do S And Don Ts For Achieving Concision, Clarity, And Flow, As Well As Pointers On Using Punctuation, Writing Gracefully, Citing Sources, And Structuring Persuasive Writing Championing The Plain Style With A Keen Appreciation For The Uses To Which Language Can Be Put Including Abuses To Which It Is Prone The Nuts And Bolts Of College Writing Is A Guide That Never Fails To Remind Readers Why Good Writing Matters So Much In The First Place, In College And Beyond.

  • Paperback
  • 103 pages
  • The Nuts & Bolts of College Writing
  • Michael Harvey
  • English
  • 14 April 2017
  • 0872205738

About the Author: Michael Harvey

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10 thoughts on “The Nuts & Bolts of College Writing

  1. says:

    This book is written by a respected professor at my school Dr Harvey is quite engaging and inspiring and a majority of the student body and the staff look up to him I believe he teaches in the business department, but he runs writing intensive courses As an English major, however, I don t necessarily agree with all of his instruct...

  2. says:

    A good book that introduces some of the fundamental, though not simple at times, elements to good writing I found the depth of material and the examples explained the concepts very well, and will allow me to apply them in my own writing.Rather then a comprehensive study on good writing, the author has cherry picked certain elements, and structured them into sections, for the reader to focus on This does not come across as incomplete and strengthened the fundamentals being taught A warning t A good book that introduces some of the fundamental, though not simple at times, elements to good writing I found the depth of material and the examples explained the concepts very well, and will allow me to apply them in my own writing.Rather then a comprehensive study on good writing, the author has cherry picked certain elements, and structured them into sections, for the reader to focus on This does not come across as incomplete and strengthened the fundamentals being taught A warning though, this book will not provide much on developing arguments or provide direction on what to write for example developing thesis statements or how to build an argument But focus s on how to write and pa...

  3. says:

    This is a great refresher of good writing I appreciated the simplicity of this book and all the ideas some concrete rules, others about the craft and indivituality of writing style The only thing that wasn t great about this book was its examples Most of the examples were taken from actual texts it is difficult to get an author s origianl meaning in a few sentences, and rather than the examples enhancing the point, they were often confusing Other than that the book is really full of helpfu This is a great refresher of good writing I appreciated the simplicity of this book and all the ideas some concrete rules, others about the craft and indivitual...

  4. says:

    My favourite book ever Well, one of them Seriously, this little book not only provides a fantastic reference for writing, grammar and citations it s also hilarious The authors chose the perfect writing excerpts to demonstrate their points My favourite is the ...

  5. says:

    Students typically dread documentation, but Harvey makes citing sources as painless as possible He goes beyond how to format in text citations and bibliography entries to show how to integrate sources into a text Students who master the art of integration sho...

  6. says:

    Kind of a patronizing tone.

  7. says:

    Just the refresher I needed as I take a break from the college life.

  8. says:

    Brilliant If everyone read learned the lessons in this book, I d be halfway out of a career Only halfway, but halfway.

  9. says:

    Very useful book.

  10. says:

    I love this reference book It s short and simple Great tips on writing and a reminder of the rules This is one I will keep after I m done with school.

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