Turabian’s Manual for Writers

8th Edition

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A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations, Eighth Edition: Chicago Style for Students and Researchers
Kate L. Turabian
Revised by Wayne C. Booth, Gregory G. Colomb, Joseph M. Williams, and the University of Chicago Press Staff

In one volume the Turabian Manual teaches all the steps in the research and writing process, including:
  • formulating questions, reading critically, building arguments, and revising drafts;
  • citation practices with detailed information on the two main scholarly citation styles (notes-bibliography and author-date) with an array of source types with contemporary examples, and detailed guidance on citing online resources;
  • editorial style, with advice on punctuation, capitalization, spelling, abbreviations, table formatting, and the use of quotations.
Paper $18

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Student’s Guide to Writing College Papers: Fourth Edition
Kate L. Turabian
Revised by Gregory G. Colomb, Joseph M. Williams, and the University of Chicago Press Staff

Designed for less advanced writers than Turabian’s Manual of Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations, Eighth Edition, Gregory G. Colomb and Joseph M. Williams here introduce students to the art of defining a topic, doing high-quality research with limited resources, and writing an engaging and solid high school or college paper.
Paper $15

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The Chicago Manual of Style, 16th Edition
Edited by University of Chicago Press Staff

The Sixteenth Edition is available in book form and as a subscription website. The same content from The Chicago Manual of Style is in both versions.
“The new go-to publishing manual is here! Responding to the demands made of publishing professionals in the digital age, the 16th edition continues to provide information for word lovers but has enhanced its guidelines to include electronic workflow and processes.”—Library Journal
Cloth $65
 
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