Some years before that, inEco published a little book for his students, How to Write a Thesis, in which he offered useful advice on all the steps involved in researching and writing a thesis -- from choosing a topic to organizing a work schedule to writing the final draft. Now in its twenty-third edition in Italy and translated into seventeen languages, How to Write a Thesis has become a classic. Remarkably, this is its first, long overdue publication in English.
The chapters usually run longer than they need to, and I don't find the student examples to be realistic models for first-year students where I teach. Overall, this book makes planning lessons more difficult rather than easier.
I'd love to use a different There's some useful advice about critical reading and writing in this textbook, but it's presented in a way that my students have consistently complained is overcomplicated, long-winded, and not engaging, and I have to at least partially agree.
I'd love to use a different textbook, but unfortunately it's a required text for our program, so I'm forced to keep trying to find ways to make it work. This book breaks down academic writing from initial concept and thesis through final drafts.
The book is very short and concise, so instructors will need to supplement with additional reading material.
There is a longer edition of this book that contains readings - something to consider. Aug 14, J rated it really liked it I gave this four stars because it is just much more applicable than any other core composition book I've seen out there.
It's a bit more expensive for students than I would like, but it is both useful and accessible. Jan 18, Mark rated it really liked it As a writing textbook, it is pretty good.Greene, Stuart and April Lidinsky.
From Inquiry to Academic Writing: A Text and Reader.
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From Inquiry to Academic Writing helps students understand academic culture and its ways of reading, thinking, and writing. With a practical and now widely proven step-by-step approach, the text demystifies cross-curricular thinking and writing/5(2).
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