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How to write a lot : a practical guide to productive academic writing

Author: Paul J Silvia
Publisher: Washington, DC : American Psychological Association, [2007]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st editionView all editions and formats
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"In this book, Paul J. Silvia explains that writing productively does not require innate skills or special traits but specific tactics and actions. Drawing examples from his own field of psychology, he shows readers how to overcome motivational roadblocks and become prolific without sacrificing evenings, weekends, and vacations. After describing strategies for writing productively, the author gives detailed advice  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Ratgeber
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paul J Silvia
ISBN: 1591477433 9781591477433
OCLC Number: 70778271
Description: xii, 149 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Specious barriers to writing a lot --
Motivational tools --
Starting your own agraphia group --
A brief foray into style --
Writing journal articles --
Writing books --
"The good things still to be written" --
Good books about writing.
Responsibility: Paul J. Silvia.

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All students and professors need to write, and many struggle to finish their stalled dissertations, journal articles, book chapters, or grant proposals. Drawing examples from his own field of  Read more...
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