Mastering APA Style

Mastering APA Style Author American Psychological Association
ISBN-10 143380557X
Year 2010
Pages 220
Language en
Publisher Amer Psychological Assn
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This user-friendly training guide includes groups of instructional exercises and practice tests on various aspects and features of the sixth edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, including electronic references and citations, grammar, headings, seriation, statistical and mathematical copy, italics and capitalization, numbers style, and table formatting. The exercises and tests require students to apply APA Style to prove that they can use it accurately in term papers and research reports. This workbook is a self-pacing, self-teaching workbook that can be used to learn APA Style quickly and effectively. Intended for students of psychology or related disciplines as well as other professions that use APA Style, Mastering APA Style: Student's Workbook and Training Guide is an effective learning tool for the classroom or independent study.

An EasyGuide to APA Style

An EasyGuide to APA Style Author Beth M. Schwartz
ISBN-10 9781483383255
Year 2016-01-15
Pages 328
Language en
Publisher SAGE Publications
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Written by experienced psychology instructors Beth M. Schwartz, R. Eric Landrum, and Regan A. R. Gurung, all active and respected members of the American Psychological Association (APA) Society for the Teaching of Psychology, the updated Third Edition of An EasyGuide to APA Style provides a reader-friendly guide for mastering APA style and covers all sections of an APA-style paper. Clear, conversational, and humorous, the book presents easy-to-understand explanations of how to write research papers, term papers, and lab reports, and cite references following APA style and format. The authors focus on the most essential elements of APA style and format, offering useful advice, tips, and visual representations.

The Psychologist s Companion

The Psychologist s Companion Author Robert J. Sternberg
ISBN-10 9781139490351
Year 2010-09-30
Pages
Language en
Publisher Cambridge University Press
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The Psychologist's Companion is intended for students as well as young professionals and writers at all stages of their careers seeking inspiration and guidelines for better scientific writing. This book is also a resource for researchers in related fields. It has been comprehensively updated, revised, and extended for its fifth edition and includes the latest style guidelines of the American Psychological Association's Publication Manual (sixth edition, 2009) as well as chapters encompassing the entire research process from doing literature research and planning an experiment to writing the paper. It features new chapters on literature research; ethics; and generating, evaluating, and selling ideas. The Psychologist's Companion also provides information on writing book proposals, grant proposals, and lectures.

Concise Rules of APA Style

Concise Rules of APA Style Author American Psychological Association
ISBN-10 143380560X
Year 2010
Pages 280
Language en
Publisher Amer Psychological Assn
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This easy-to-use pocket guide, compiled from the sixth edition of the "Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association," provides complete guidance on the rules of style that are critical for clear communication.

Internet for Nursing Research

Internet for Nursing Research Author Joyce J. Fitzpatrick, PhD, MBA, RN, FAAN
ISBN-10 9780826197726
Year 2004-09-20
Pages 256
Language en
Publisher Springer Publishing Company
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This book is a resource for using the internet as a tool in all aspects of nursing research--conducting it, teaching it, and using it. From searching online databases to creating surveys and recruiting research subjects online, the internet opens new possibilities in the research process, as well as new problems. Experienced researchers describe internet-based research methods, information on online methods for teaching research, and accessing the research of others. The appendixes include samples of existing research projects that use internet-based methodologies, as well as a listing of online resources for researchers.

Communication Research Strategies and Sources

Communication Research  Strategies and Sources Author Rebecca Rubin
ISBN-10 9780495095880
Year 2009-02-10
Pages 336
Language en
Publisher Cengage Learning
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Designed to help students learn how to successfully use literature and other sources in writing effective papers, COMMUNICATION RESEARCH: STRATEGIES AND SOURCES, Seventh Edition, demystifies the research process by helping students master library skills, scholarly writing and the latest research technology tools. In addition, this communication research text places special emphasis on using library resources to help students effectively strategize, develop, and complete communication research. The new edition welcomes talented scholar, Paul Haridakis, as a new coauthor on the book. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

APA Made Easy In Accordance with the 6th Edition APA Manual

APA Made Easy   In Accordance with the 6th Edition APA Manual Author Scott Matkovich
ISBN-10 9781477493397
Year 2012
Pages 120
Language en
Publisher YouVersusTheWorld.com
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15 Minutes. That's as long as we think any student should have to spend formatting their papers. Unfortunately, students often spend hours trying to find answers from hard to follow manuals or confusing websites. Whether you want a step-by-step guide to building a title page, suggestions for writing with greater clarity, or freedom from doing internet searches every time you have a question about APA standards, APA Made Easy is the only blueprint that you will need for writing in APA style. This comprehensive writing guide includes illustrated steps for formatting an APA document in: Microsoft Word 2010, Microsoft Word 2011 for Mac, Microsoft Word 2013, and Apple's Pages programs. You will also learn how to build an APA formatted paper from the ground up by understanding: • How to outline information you've already gathered. • How to write an essay or research paper from an outline. • How to write a solid introduction. • How to use the required headings in a research paper including Abstracts, Method, Subjects and Participants, Materials or Apparatus, Results, and Discussion sections. • Building Citations within your paper and on your Reference page. Also included in this guide: • APA examples and high resolution screen shots to help students correctly format documents within 15 minutes. • Over 150 completed Reference examples • Over 60 completed In-Text Citation examples • How to use Headings effectively in your writing • Specific examples that cover how to cite new media such as blog posts, emails, websites, online lectures, computer programs, social media and much more. • A new section on using and citing DOI's (Digital Object Identifiers) for new media. • A Short Sample paper in APA format. • For more information on APA Made Easy and downloadable APA templates visit: YouVersusTheWorld.com.

Mastering 3D Printing

Mastering 3D Printing Author Joan Horvath
ISBN-10 9781484200254
Year 2014-09-18
Pages 224
Language en
Publisher Apress
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Mastering 3D Printing shows you how to get the most out of your printer, including how to design models, choose materials, work with different printers, and integrate 3D printing with traditional prototyping to make techniques like sand casting more efficient. You've printed key chains. You've printed simple toys. Now you're ready to innovate with your 3D printer to start a business or teach and inspire others. Joan Horvath has been an educator, engineer, author, and startup 3D printing company team member. She shows you all of the technical details you need to know to go beyond simple model printing to make your 3D printer work for you as a prototyping device, a teaching tool, or a business machine.

Pocket Guide to APA Style

Pocket Guide to APA Style Author Robert Perrin
ISBN-10 9780495912637
Year 2011-01-01
Pages 176
Language en
Publisher Cengage Learning
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An ideal tool for students writing research papers across the disciplines, the POCKET GUIDE TO APA STYLE, 4th Edition, offers straightforward explanations, annotated examples, and margin notes designed to help students write properly documented papers in the latest APA style. Thorough and practical, this concise guide is not only less expensive and easier for undergraduates to use than the APA Manual, it also includes additional information about the research-writing process. In this updated edition, students will also find extensive coverage of electronic sources, preparing them to both evaluate and correctly use Internet references in their own research. The 4th Edition incorporates all essential changes reflected in the sixth edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (2009). Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Visual Display of Quantitative Information

The Visual Display of Quantitative Information Author Edward R. Tufte
ISBN-10 096139210X
Year 1983
Pages 197
Language en
Publisher
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A modern classic. Tufte teaches the fundamentals of graphics, charts, maps and tables. "A visual Strunk and White" (The Boston Globe). Includes 250 delightfullly entertaining illustrations, all beautifully printed.

Research Methods for the Behavioral Sciences

Research Methods for the Behavioral Sciences Author Frederick J Gravetter
ISBN-10 9781305480582
Year 2015-01-01
Pages 656
Language en
Publisher Cengage Learning
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RESEARCH METHODS FOR THE BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES, Fifth Edition, helps readers see how interesting and exciting experimental and nonexperimental research can be. Inviting and conversational, the book leads readers through the research process from start to finish. It begins with tips and strategies for generating research ideas, moves to selecting measures and participants, and then offers an examination of research strategy and design. This step-by-step presentation emphasizes the decisions researchers must make at each stage of the process. The authors avoid a cookbook approach by linking terminology with applied concepts; their lecture in a book style makes the text accessible by emphasizing discussion and explanation of topics. Examples and content throughout the book reflect the most current APA guidelines. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association

Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association Author American Psychological Association
ISBN-10 0912704578
Year 1983
Pages 208
Language en
Publisher American Psychological Association (APA)
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The fifth edition of the "APA Manual" is a new and improved style manual for writers and students in psychology and other behavioral and social sciences. This valuable reference tool gives writers easy-to-use guidelines on how to prepare manuscripts according to APA style.