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Category Archives: writing

  1. Professors as Writers (Robert Boice) – my reading notes September 6, 2017

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  2. Air & Light & Time & Space – How Successful Academics Write (Helen Sword) – my reading notes August 26, 2017

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  3. Write It Up! (Paul Silvia) – my reading notes August 26, 2017

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  4. How to Write A Lot (Paul Silvia) – my reading notes August 26, 2017

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  5. Stylish Academic Writing (Helen Sword) – my reading notes August 25, 2017

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  6. On Writing Well (William Zinsser) – my reading notes August 25, 2017

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  7. Four strategies to help build an academic writing routine July 29, 2017

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  8. Becoming an Academic Writer (Patricia Goodson) – my reading notes July 8, 2017

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  9. A step-by-step guide to writing a research paper, from idea to full manuscript June 30, 2017

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  10. Writing a memorandum based on a synthetic note May 27, 2017

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  11. They Say/I Say: The Moves that Matter in Academic Writing (my reading notes) May 13, 2017

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  12. Distinguishing between description and analysis in academic writing May 7, 2017

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  13. Writing an annotated bibliography April 28, 2017

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  14. #GetYourManuscriptOut #SendOutFortNight (April 15-30th, 2017) April 13, 2017

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  15. Using prompts to motivate writing: Five strategies to get some words out March 8, 2017

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  16. Reverse-planning (backcasting) a paper (or a research project) December 31, 2016

    Posted in academia, productivity, research, research methods, writing.

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  17. Mind mapping as a strategic research and writing tool December 22, 2016

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  18. On doing the grunt work in academia November 6, 2016

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  19. Using #AcWriMo to develop a daily writing practice October 29, 2016

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  20. Using the rhetorical precis for literature reviews and conceptual syntheses October 24, 2016

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  21. Granular planning and The Rule of Threes October 19, 2016

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  22. Editing a research paper September 2, 2016

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  23. Writing effective memorandums July 28, 2016

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  24. Keeping yourself motivated: The Quick Wins method July 16, 2016

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  25. My Everything Notebook – planning my research and writing output July 6, 2016

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