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  • A Practical Guide to Critical Thinking

A book on critical thinking with a particularly useful and brief appendix on CT mistakes and Strategies. Requires library login.

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A book on critical thinking with a particularly useful and brief appendix on CT mistakes and Strategies. Requires library login.

  • Academic Writing - A Handbook for International Students 4th Edition

"""Most international students need to write essays and reports for exams and coursework, but writing good academic English is one of the most demanding tasks students face. This new, fourth edition of has been completely revised to help students reach this goal.

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"""Most international students need to write essays and reports for exams and coursework, but writing good academic English is one of the most demanding tasks students face. This new, fourth edition of has been completely revised to help students reach this goal.

  • Academic Writing Skills for International Students

A comprehensive guide to academic writing - ebook (requires library login)

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A comprehensive guide to academic writing - ebook (requires library login)

  • Cite Them Right

The most popular guide to writing reference list, bibliographies and citing. Requires library login.

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The most popular guide to writing reference list, bibliographies and citing. Requires library login.

  • Critical Thinking Skills : Effective Analysis, Argument and Reflection

The seminal student-focused book on critical thinking. Requires library login.

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The seminal student-focused book on critical thinking. Requires library login.

  • Critical Thinking: Tools for Evaluating Research

A book on critical thinking suitable for undergrads and postgrads. Library login needed

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A book on critical thinking suitable for undergrads and postgrads. Library login needed

  • Demystifying Academic Writing

This book is designed to enhance the capacity of graduate and undergraduate students, as well as early career scholars, to write for academic purposes. Fang describes key genres of academic writing, common rhetorical moves associated with each genre, essential skills needed to write the genres, and linguistic resources and strategies that are functional and effective for performing these moves and skills.

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This book is designed to enhance the capacity of graduate and undergraduate students, as well as early career scholars, to write for academic purposes. Fang describes key genres of academic writing, common rhetorical moves associated with each genre, essential skills needed to write the genres, and linguistic resources and strategies that are functional and effective for performing these moves and skills.

  • Dissertation Research & Writing for Construction Students

User-friendly, easy to dip into guide for all Built Environment students Takes the reader from the stage of choosing a topic to writing a well-structured dissertation Best case practice illustrated with numerous examples, case studies and references Dissertation Research and Writing for Construction Students covers topic selection, research planning, data collection and methodology, as well as structuring and writing the dissertation - in fact, everything needed for a successful write-up. A new section advising students on the use of the SPSS software 'Statistical Package for Social Sciences' will help readers make the best use of this tool. New examples and references ensure that this new edition of the bestselling construction dissertation guide is right up to speed with current practice. This is the ideal resource for students involved in research in Construction Management, Building and Quantity Surveying.

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User-friendly, easy to dip into guide for all Built Environment students Takes the reader from the stage of choosing a topic to writing a well-structured dissertation Best case practice illustrated with numerous examples, case studies and references Dissertation Research and Writing for Construction Students covers topic selection, research planning, data collection and methodology, as well as structuring and writing the dissertation - in fact, everything needed for a successful write-up. A new section advising students on the use of the SPSS software 'Statistical Package for Social Sciences' will help readers make the best use of this tool. New examples and references ensure that this new edition of the bestselling construction dissertation guide is right up to speed with current practice. This is the ideal resource for students involved in research in Construction Management, Building and Quantity Surveying.

  • English for Academic Correspondence and Socializing

Vocabulary for writing

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Vocabulary for writing

  • English for Academic Research: Grammar Exercises

Writing models

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Writing models

  • English for Academic Research: Grammar, Usage and Style

Elements of writing

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Elements of writing

  • English for Academic Research: Vocabulary Exercises

The writing process

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The writing process

  • English for Academic Research: Writing Exercises

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  • Enjoy Writing Your Science Thesis Or Dissertation! : A Step-by-step Guide To Planning And Writing A Thesis Or Dissertation For Undergraduate And Graduate Science Students (2nd Edition)

This book is a step by step illustrated guide to planning and writing dissertations and theses for undergraduate and graduate science students. Topics covered include advice on writing each section of a thesis as well as general discussions on collecting and organizing references, keeping records, presenting data, interacting with a supervisor and avoiding academic misconduct. Recommendations about how to use word processors and other software packages effectively are included, as well as advice on the use of other resources. A concise summary of important points of English grammar is given, along with appendices listing frequently confused words and wordy phrases to avoid. Further appendices are provided, including one on SI units. The aim is to provide an easy-to-read guide that gives students practical advice about all aspects of writing a science thesis or dissertation, starting from writing a thesis plan and finishing with the viva and corrections to the thesis.

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This book is a step by step illustrated guide to planning and writing dissertations and theses for undergraduate and graduate science students. Topics covered include advice on writing each section of a thesis as well as general discussions on collecting and organizing references, keeping records, presenting data, interacting with a supervisor and avoiding academic misconduct. Recommendations about how to use word processors and other software packages effectively are included, as well as advice on the use of other resources. A concise summary of important points of English grammar is given, along with appendices listing frequently confused words and wordy phrases to avoid. Further appendices are provided, including one on SI units. The aim is to provide an easy-to-read guide that gives students practical advice about all aspects of writing a science thesis or dissertation, starting from writing a thesis plan and finishing with the viva and corrections to the thesis.

  • Expand Your English : A Guide to Improving Your Academic Vocabulary

Writing academic prose in English is especially difficult for non-native speakers, largely because the standard vocabulary used in this genre can be quite different from colloquial English. Expand Your English: A Guide to Improving Your Academic Vocabulary is a unique and invaluable guide that will enable the reader to overcome this hurdle. It will become the favourite go-to reference book for both beginners and for intermediate learners struggling with the complexities of English-language academic writing. Steve Hart covers 1,000 vocabulary items that are essential for good academic writing. The first section describes 200 key terms in detail, grouping them into logical sets of 10. Through careful repetition, the reader will find it easy to retain, retrieve, and reuse these essential phrases. The second section explains a further 800 terms, grouping them according to function, meaning, and the areas of an essay where they are likely to be used. The expansive scope of Expand Your English gives non-native speakers all the vocabulary tools they need to master this difficult style of writing.

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Writing academic prose in English is especially difficult for non-native speakers, largely because the standard vocabulary used in this genre can be quite different from colloquial English. Expand Your English: A Guide to Improving Your Academic Vocabulary is a unique and invaluable guide that will enable the reader to overcome this hurdle. It will become the favourite go-to reference book for both beginners and for intermediate learners struggling with the complexities of English-language academic writing. Steve Hart covers 1,000 vocabulary items that are essential for good academic writing. The first section describes 200 key terms in detail, grouping them into logical sets of 10. Through careful repetition, the reader will find it easy to retain, retrieve, and reuse these essential phrases. The second section explains a further 800 terms, grouping them according to function, meaning, and the areas of an essay where they are likely to be used. The expansive scope of Expand Your English gives non-native speakers all the vocabulary tools they need to master this difficult style of writing.

  • Harvard Writing Project

A collection of free downloadable pdf books explaining in detail how writing is done in different disciplines (see tags).

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A collection of free downloadable pdf books explaining in detail how writing is done in different disciplines (see tags).

  • How to Fix Your Academic Writing Trouble: a Practical Guide

A nice guide to how to fix various problems with academic writing - ebook (requires library login).

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A nice guide to how to fix various problems with academic writing - ebook (requires library login).

Having convinced Georg to cook the KaDeWe books, Harry accompanies his father to the bank to try to persuade them to give a substantial loan, despite the poor economic climate.

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Having convinced Georg to cook the KaDeWe books, Harry accompanies his father to the bank to try to persuade them to give a substantial loan, despite the poor economic climate.

  • Oxford Guide to Effective Argument and Critical Thinking

A book covering the basics of developing an argument. Requires library login.

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A book covering the basics of developing an argument. Requires library login.

  • The Academic Writer's Toolkit : A User's Manual

Berger's slim, user-friendly volume on academic writing is a gift to linguistically-stressed academics. Author of 60 published books, the author speaks to junior scholars and graduate students about the process and products of academic writing. He differentiates between business writing skills for memos, proposals, and reports, and the scholarly writing that occurs in journals and books. He has suggestions for getting the "turgid" out of turgid academic prose and offers suggestions on how to best structure various forms of documents for effective communication. Written in Berger's friendly, personal style, he shows by example that academics can write good, readable prose in a variety of genres.

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Berger's slim, user-friendly volume on academic writing is a gift to linguistically-stressed academics. Author of 60 published books, the author speaks to junior scholars and graduate students about the process and products of academic writing. He differentiates between business writing skills for memos, proposals, and reports, and the scholarly writing that occurs in journals and books. He has suggestions for getting the "turgid" out of turgid academic prose and offers suggestions on how to best structure various forms of documents for effective communication. Written in Berger's friendly, personal style, he shows by example that academics can write good, readable prose in a variety of genres.

  • The Routledge Handbook of English for Academic Purposes

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  • Thesis and Dissertation Writing in a Second Language: A Handbook for Students and their Supervisors

The four main parts of Academic Writing are:

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The four main parts of Academic Writing are:

  • Writing at University: a Guide for Students

A classic handbook of academic writing focusing on both the written text and the proccess. Particulary strong on writing in different disciplines - ebook (requires library login)

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A classic handbook of academic writing focusing on both the written text and the proccess. Particulary strong on writing in different disciplines - ebook (requires library login)

  • Writing in your own voice

A short guide to writer's voice with some online activities

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A short guide to writer's voice with some online activities

  • Writing up Your University Assignments and Research Projects

Divided into two parts: the fundamentals of academic writing (focusing on the text) and putting together your research (focusing on the process) - ebook (requires library login).

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Divided into two parts: the fundamentals of academic writing (focusing on the text) and putting together your research (focusing on the process) - ebook (requires library login).

  • British Sign Language

  • Dorothy Miles

An introduction to British Sign Language aimed at both hearing and deaf people. As well as explaining how BSL works, the author gives a fascinating account of the history of signing, and a chapter by Paddy Ladd describes how Britain's deaf community and its language have survived a century of attack and are at last today attracting respect and acceptability.

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An introduction to British Sign Language aimed at both hearing and deaf people. As well as explaining how BSL works, the author gives a fascinating account of the history of signing, and a chapter by Paddy Ladd describes how Britain's deaf community and its language have survived a century of attack and are at last today attracting respect and acceptability.

Discover the Venice that isn't in the guidebooks.

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Discover the Venice that isn't in the guidebooks.

  • Campus Difusion

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Additional resource. Level 4, Levels 4+5. Many materials used in class, for homework and self-study from Aula Internacional 4 (B2.1) are available through this online learning platform. Students can create a free account on the Campus website for limited access to resources. Details here: https://www.europeanbookshop.com/languagebooks/series/SPA/m7/c2/6/CMPS

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Additional resource. Level 4, Levels 4+5. Many materials used in class, for homework and self-study from Aula Internacional 4 (B2.1) are available through this online learning platform. Students can create a free account on the Campus website for limited access to resources. Details here: https://www.europeanbookshop.com/languagebooks/series/SPA/m7/c2/6/CMPS

  • German Picture Dictionary

  • Marlene Goodman et.al. , Passport Books , 1992

More than 1500 German words illustrated. Wide range of topics. 1992.

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More than 1500 German words illustrated. Wide range of topics. 1992.

  • Amazon (in Spanish)

Amazon is an American electronic commerce and cloud computing company. Amazon is the largest Internet retailer in the world. Available on its website are media (books, DVDs, music CDs, videotapes and software), apparel, baby products, consumer electronics, beauty products, gourmet food, groceries, health and personal-care items, industrial & scientific supplies, kitchen items, jewelry, watches, lawn and garden items, musical instruments, sporting goods, tools, automotive items and toys & games.

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Amazon is an American electronic commerce and cloud computing company. Amazon is the largest Internet retailer in the world. Available on its website are media (books, DVDs, music CDs, videotapes and software), apparel, baby products, consumer electronics, beauty products, gourmet food, groceries, health and personal-care items, industrial & scientific supplies, kitchen items, jewelry, watches, lawn and garden items, musical instruments, sporting goods, tools, automotive items and toys & games.