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A Sociology Writer's Guide

A Sociology Writer's Guide
Author: Linda L. Yellin
ISBN 13: 9780205582389
ISBN 10: 205582389
Edition: 1
Publisher: Pearson
Publication Date: 2008-07-31
Format: Paperback
Pages: 224
List Price: $78.40

The Sociology Writer’s Guide is designed to help sociology students at any level complete their writing assignments, and strengthen their research and bibliographic skills.

  • Covers every kind of writing assignment a sociology student is likely to encounter: term papers, research papers, essays, compare/contrast papers, quantitative and qualitative research articles, text analysis papers, book reviews, abstracts, and essay exams.
  • Teaches a practical, step-by-step approach to writing, from selecting a topic to submitting finished work.
  • Uses Tips, Notes, and Reminders to highlight key points.
  • Includes a complete list of examples for handling quotes and paraphrases, and for using citations and references in current sociological documentation style.
  • Features a full discussion of bias-free language that covers race/ethnicity, social class, age, disability, religion, family status, and sexual orientation.
  • The author is a sociology instructor, writer, and editor who has taught a writing for sociology class for over 12 years.