MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers

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Modern Language Association of America, 1988 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 248 pages
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Since the publication of the first edition in 1977, more than three million copies of the highly regarded MLA Handbook have been sold. The Handbook includes a discussion of student research and writing, sections on using computer technology in preparing research papers, standards for the mechanics of writing, complete instructions of using MLA documentation style, extensive lists of abbreviations and reference words, and sample pages from a research paper. Index.

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Now a standard for students throughout the U.S., the original style sheet was published in 1951 and the first edition in book form appeared in 1977. This newest edition has been expanded to cover ... 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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