MLA Style Manual and Guide to Scholarly Publishing

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Modern Language Association of America, Jan 1, 1998 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 343 pages
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The MLA Style Manual has been the standard guide for graduate students, teachers, and scholars in the humanities and for professional writers in many fields. The second edition contains several added sections and updated guidelines on citing electronic works-including materials found on the World Wide Web. There is an expanded chapter on the publication process, from manuscript to published work, and advice for those seeking to publish their articles or books. A chapter by the attorney Arthur F. Abelman reviews legal issues.

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The third edition (2008) features a foreword by Domna Stanton, a former president of the MLA. This self-indulgent albeit interesting foreword provides clues that help explain how scholarly writing has ... Read full review

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A good book for pedants like me :-) Read full review

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is director of book acquisitions for the Modern Language Association and adjunct professor of humanities at New York University and the New School for Social Research.

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