A Pocket Style Manual by Diana Hacker

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Need help with research writing? A Pocket Style Manual is the best pocket-sized handbook for writing with sources in any discipline. With discipline-specific examples, advice for ethically and effectively integrating sources, and clear guidelines for MLA, APA, Chicago, and CSE styles, the sixth edition of A Pocket Style Manual provides concise, straightforward help -- whether you're writing in the humanities, social sciences, sciences, health professions, or business. | Looking for free resources? Visit hackerhandbooks.com/pocket for 1,400 practice exercise items, more than 30 model papers, and sample revisions and papers in progress. | What are other students saying about A Pocket Style Manual? "When I write research papers, this handbook provides answers to every question I have and helpful examples that are easy to use. It also helps a lot with grammar." --Elyssa Rhodes, Student
 

About Diana Hacker

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DIANA HACKER personally class-tested her handbooks with nearly four thousand students over 35 years at Prince George's Community College in Maryland, where she was a member of the English faculty. Hacker handbooks, built on innovation and on a keen understanding of the challenges facing student writers, are the most widely adopted in America. Other Hacker handbooks, all published by Bedford/St. Martin's, include Rules for Writers, Seventh Edition, A Writer’s Reference, Seventh Edition; and The Bedford Handbook, Eighth Edition.  NANCY SOMMERS, who has taught composition and directed composition programs for thirty years, now teaches writing in the Graduate School of Education at Harvard University. A two-time Braddock Award winner, Sommers is well known for her research and publications on student writing. Her recent work involves a longitudinal study of undergraduate writing. Nancy Sommers is coauthor of Fields of Reading, Ninth Edition and is lead author on Hacker handbooks, all published by Bedford/St. Martin's.
 
Published November 24, 2011 by Bedford/St. Martin's. 304 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction

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