Research to the Point

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Harcourt Brace College Publishers, 1995 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 214 pages
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User Review  - June6Bug - LibraryThing

Very helpful in terms of basic research techniques, formatting, and MLA-style documentation; however the book is rather dated, as there is no mention of Internet resources, either finding or documenting! Read full review


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Allan Metcalf is a professor of English at MacMurray College & the author of "The World in So Many Words," "Chicano English," "Research to the Point," & (with David K. Barnhart) "America in So Many Words." He has done extensive research on the language of California & is executive secretary of the American Dialect Society, whose newsletter he has edited for many years. He lives in Jacksonville, Illinois.

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