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Preparing the manuscript

Udia G. Olsen

Preparing the manuscript

by Udia G. Olsen

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Published by The Writer, inc. in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Manuscript preparation (Authorship)

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 150.

    Statementby Udia G. Olsen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN147 .O5 1972
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 154 p.
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5428643M
    LC Control Number73031257

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    Most social science research journals employ the publication style developed by the American Psychological Association, and this chapter highlights some of the key features associated with this all-important formatting template. This chapter discusses each separate part of the research manuscript, along with the most common formatting errors associated with both. Preparing a . Preparing your manuscript. You will find our author guidelines online showing you how you should compile your prelims, chapter abstracts, and notes. Along with the manuscript itself we will ask for additional information from you so that we can put the book into production in a timely and efficient way, ensuring that the process of publishing your book is seamless.

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