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Collecting Experiments Making Big Data Biology
ISBN: PB: 9780226635040, ISBN: HB: 9780226634999, University of Chicago Press, June 2019
392 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 35 halftones
Databases have revolutionized nearly every aspect of our lives. Information of all sorts is being collected on a massive scale, from Google to Facebook and well beyond, to produce new knowledge. But as the amount of information in databases explodes,...
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£34,00
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£102,00
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Provenance Research in Book History A Handbook
ISBN: HB: 9781851245109, Bodleian Library Publishing, April 2019
448 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm, 200 colour illus.
Since this handbook was first published in 1994, interest in the book as a material object, and in the ways in which books have been owned, read and used, has burgeoned. Now established as a standard reference work, this book has been revised and exp...
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£55,00
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Economical Writing Thirty-Five Rules for Clear and Persuasive Prose (Third Edition)
ISBN: PB: 9780226448077, University of Chicago Press, April 2019
176 pp., 21.5x13.9 cm, 3 halftones
Economics is not a field that is known for good writing. Charts, yes. Sparkling prose, no. Except, that is, when it comes to Deirdre Nansen McCloskey. Her conversational and witty yet always clear style is a hallmark of her classic works of economic...
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£11,00
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Student's Guide to Writing College Papers Fifth Edition
ISBN: PB: 9780226430263, ISBN: HB: 9780226494562, University of Chicago Press, March 2019
320 pp., 24x15.5 cm, 9 halftones, 17 line drawings, 6 tables
Students of all levels need to know how to write a well-reasoned, coherent research paper – and for decades Kate L. Turabian's "Student's Guide to Writing College Papers" has helped them to develop this critical skill. For its fifth edition, Chicago...
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£13,00
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£38,00
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Manual of the Mammalia An Homage to Lawlor's "Handbook to the Orders and Families of Living Mammals"
ISBN: HB: 9780226533001, University of Chicago Press, March 2019
544 pp., 27.9x21.5 cm, 513 halftones, 33 line drawings
The taxonomy of recent mammals has lately undergone tremendous revision, but it has been almost four decades since the last update to Timothy E. Lawlor's acclaimed identification guide the "Handbook to the Orders and Families of Living Mammals". Inte...
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£45,00
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Writing Fiction A Guide to Narrative Craft (Tenth Edition)
ISBN: PB: 9780226616698, ISBN: HB: 9780226616551, University of Chicago Press, March 2019
240 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm, 4 halftones
More than 250,000 copies sold! A creative writer's shelf should hold at least three essential books: a dictionary, a style guide, and "Writing Fiction". Janet Burroway's best-selling classic is the most widely used creative writing text in America,...
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£17,00
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£34,00
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Writing Your Journal Article in Twelve Weeks A Guide to Academic Publishing Success (Second Edition)
ISBN: PB: 9780226499918, University of Chicago Press, March 2019
368 pp., 27.9x21.5 cm
"Wow. No one ever told me this!" Wendy Laura Belcher has heard this countless times throughout her years of teaching and advising academics on how to write journal articles. Scholars know they must publish, but few have been told how to do so. So Bel...
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£45,00
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How to Get Grant Money in the Humanities and Social Sciences
ISBN: PB: 9780300217438, Yale University Press, February 2019
184 pp., 21x14 cm
Scholars in the humanities and social sciences need money to do research. This book shows them how to get it. In this accessible volume, Raphael Folsom shares proven strategies in a series of short, witty chapters. It features tips on how graduate st...
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£19,99
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Doing Honest Work in College How to Prepare Citations, Avoid Plagiarism, and Achieve Real Academic Success (Third Edition)
ISBN: PB: 9780226430744, University of Chicago Press, January 2019
272 pp., 22.8x15.2 cm
"Doing Honest Work in College" stands on three principles: do the work you say you do, give others credit, and present your research fairly. These are straightforward concepts, but the abundance of questionable online sources and temptation of a quic...
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£12,00
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Last But Not Least A Guide to Proofreading Text
ISBN: PB: 9781550597875, Brush Education, January 2019
160 pp., 22.9x15.2 cm
Nothing is more infuriating than working hard on an essay or work report, only to realize you let an embarrassing typo slip through after you've submitted it. Proofreading is hard work, and often left until the final hours or minutes before a deadlin...
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£14,95
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