"Writing is easy. All you do is stare at a blank sheet of paper until drops of blood form on your forehead."
Are you struggling to write an academic paper, such as a research paper, thesis or a term paper? The guide ‘How to Write a Research Paper' will show you how to construct, style and format your paper. It will teach you how to avoid common pitfalls and mistakes when writing an academic essay.
Most students are buzzing with ideas and energy, and they look forward to writing a perfect assignment. However, once faced with a blank page, the mental block sets in, and they have difficulty transferring ideas from their head onto the paper.
Formatting and laying out academic papers is an art, and many budding scientists can't seem to get to grips with the complex techniques, or wade through the volumes of information online.
To bridge this gap, the Explorable's ‘How to Write a Research Paper' was born. This intuitive guide is a gentle, friendly introduction into the esoteric world of academic writing. Whether you are an academic novice, or you simply want to brush up your skills, this book will take your academic writing skills to the next level.
Avoid the most common mistakes when writing research papers
Construct an academic essay
Academic writing styles
Get to grips with the various academic writing styles
Layout and format pages
Use hypothesis or thesis statements to create strong foundations
Write citations and a bibliography, to avoid accusations of plagiarism
Plan the writing process, saving time and avoiding frustration
Let your writing flow, making your paper readable and concise
An introduction to writing research papers and academic essays
Easy to read and user friendly layout
Tips for writing a Thesis, Term Paper, or other academic papers
Information for novices, PhD candidates, and aspiring scientists with little training in writing academic papers
Updated information on the latest guidelines in scientific writing
You can download the guide right away and start reading instantly or order the convenient paperback-guide
|A page from the PDF-version|
Academic Writing Styles, Page Layout and Formatting
Research Paper Question: Thesis and Hypothesis Statements
The Writing Process
Research Paper Format
Citations and Bibliography
Tips on Research Writing
|The Table of Contents-page and an Example-page in the Paperback book 'How to Write a Research Paper'|
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'How to Write a Research Paper'
Martyn Shuttleworth is a qualified marine biologist and experienced academic writer, renowned for his clear and easy style. Originally hailing from Lancashire, he now lives in the Greek mountains, seeking inspiration from the muses and the ghosts of ancient philosophers. Martyn has a covered a broad range of subjects in his book-writing career, including oriental rugs, Islam, women's rights, and female psychology. He also acts as a mentor to novice writers trying to make an impact in a tough field.
When he is not writing, Martyn's time is spent cultivating olives, enjoying political and philosophical debate, and swearing at his eight cats.
If you are having difficulty writing your paper and don't know where to start, you can buy the book ‘How to Write a Research Paper' and kick your brain into gear.
"Good writers define reality; bad ones merely restate it. A good writer turns fact into truth; a bad writer will, more often than not, accomplish the opposite."
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