Writing with Sources (2nd Edition): A Guide for Students
Hackett Publishing, Mar 1, 2008 - 96 pages
Developed for Harvard University's Expository Writing Program, Writing with Sources describes the main principles and methods of integrating and citing sources in scholarly work, and provides cogent guidance on avoiding the misuse of sources. The second edition of Writing with Sources is updated throughout, and includes new material on the roles sources play in argument, on assessing the reliability of sources, and on attitudes about writing that can lead to plagiarism.
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Styles of Documentation
41b InText Style for the Humanities
41c InText Styles for Social Sciences and Sciences
41d Coding Style for the Sciences
42 Listing Your References
42a Common Sources and Variants
42b Other Articles and Short Texts
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Page 8 - ... not wasting time and energy on a chase whose outcome is certain. Similarly, as applied to males displaying toward females, Zahavi's theory reasons that any male that has managed to survive despite the handicap of a big tail or conspicuous song must have terrific genes in other respects. He has proved that he must be especially good at escaping predators, finding food, and resisting disease. The bigger the handicap, the more rigorous the test that he has passed. The female who selects such a male...
Page 7 - ... male is like the medieval damsel testing her knight suitors by watching them slay dragons. When she sees a one-armed knight who can still slay a dragon, she knows that she has finally found a knight with great genes. And that knight, by flaunting his handicap, is actually flaunting his superiority. It seems to me that Zahavi's theory applies to many costly or dangerous human behaviors aimed at achieving status in general or at sexual benefits in particular. For instance, men who woo women with...