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Sin boldly! : Dr. Dave's guide to writing the college paper, David R. Williams

Label
Sin boldly! : Dr. Dave's guide to writing the college paper
Title
Sin boldly!
Title remainder
Dr. Dave's guide to writing the college paper
Statement of responsibility
David R. Williams
Title variation
Dr. Dave's guide to writing the college paper
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1949-
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Williams, David R.
Dewey number
808/.042
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1408
LC item number
.W589 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
handbooks
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  • English language
  • Report writing
Target audience
adult
Label
Sin boldly! : Dr. Dave's guide to writing the college paper, David R. Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2
  • "Bouncing into Graceland"
  • 3
  • "Women Are Like Boxcars"
  • 10
  • Literary Games
  • 127
  • What Is "Literature," Anyway?
  • "Deep Inner Meaning" Debate
  • Voice Behind the Voice
  • Searching for Symbols
  • Choosing a Topic and Telling Your Story
  • Texts in Context
  • Class and the Classroom Context
  • Cynics and Essentialists
  • RaceGenderClass
  • Francobabble for Freshmen
  • Morality Plays
  • Dr. Dave's Dirty Dozen, or the Twelve Deadly Sins of Writing About Literature
  • 11
  • Social Sciences
  • 158
  • 9
  • What's the Dif?
  • Free to Be? Free at All?
  • Nature and Nurture
  • Praise and Blame
  • Cause and Effect Again
  • Constructed Snobs and Essential Slobs
  • 12
  • Grammatical Horros
  • 171
  • ONW--Omit Needless Words
  • K.I.S.S.
  • NAS--Not a Sentence
  • MM--Misplaced Modifier
  • //--Parallelism Problem
  • A [not equal] They
  • AWK--Awkward
  • OOG--One Step Beyond AWK
  • BB--Back-to-Back
  • Typo--Typographical Error
  • SP--Spelling
  • WW--Wrong Word
  • Plagiarize
  • Big Brother Bill Cannot Be Trusted
  • 13
  • Some Common Stupid Mistakes
  • 180
  • Its, It's, and Its'
  • One's and Theirs
  • Split Infinitive
  • "Hopefully" and Other Controversies
  • Adjective or Adverb?
  • Prepositions and Their Pronouns
  • Brainstorming
  • Fewer and Less
  • Who and Whom
  • Unclear Referents
  • I, Me, Mine
  • Subjunctive Dreams
  • Plurals
  • Hyphens
  • Must of Alot of Attitude
  • Edit Carefully!
  • 14
  • Why Must We Fight?
  • "Punct'uation!?!"
  • 194
  • Clueless High School Teachers
  • Commas
  • Semicolons
  • Colons
  • Quotation Marks
  • Block That Quote!
  • Parentheses (), Brackets [], and Dashes
  • 15
  • Daring Dissent
  • Citing Sources Successfully
  • 204
  • MLA Style
  • APA Style
  • Citing Cyberspace
  • Why Punctuation Is Important
  • Swindler's List
  • Finding Patterns: Comparisons and Contrasts
  • 1
  • Freeing the Slaves
  • Look for the Conflict
  • End with a Bang
  • Before Plunging In
  • 3
  • In the Beginning ... Pulling Your Creation Out of the Void
  • 28
  • Do I Really Need an Outline?
  • What's in a Title?
  • Topic Paragraph
  • Some Really Crude Basics
  • Topic Sentences
  • Keep the Flow Going
  • Sentences and Paragraphs
  • Be Specific
  • Show; Don't Tell
  • 4
  • Choosing a Voice
  • 39
  • Who Must You Pretend to Be?
  • Faking Other Voices
  • 1
  • Sin Boldly!
  • Dialogue
  • Voices to Avoid
  • Dissing the Prof
  • Imagining Your Audience
  • Ungrammatical Voices
  • Breezy or Pompous?
  • Overwriting
  • 5
  • Plain-Style American Populism
  • What Is a College Paper?
  • 54
  • Yankee Doodle's Macaroni
  • McMurphy's "Average Asshole"
  • All-American Con-Man
  • Empowering or Cowering
  • PC Patty
  • Business and Other Jargon
  • Bushwhacking Bush
  • 6
  • Choosing Words
  • Format and Length
  • 67
  • Piss and Urine
  • Christian Dogs
  • Being Niggardly About the Paddy Wagon
  • Snobs and Slobs
  • Cliches
  • Say What You Mean--Mean What You Say
  • Prepositionless Excremental
  • Sexist Language
  • Past and Present
  • Timing Counts!
  • Poetic Prose
  • 7
  • Arguing Your Case
  • 87
  • No Right or Wrong
  • Make It Yours
  • Battle Tactics
  • VGs, AEs, and OAs
  • Show What You Know and Define Your Terms
  • Keep Your Argument Grounded
  • How Much Work Do I Have to Do?
  • Refute! Reply! Fight Back!
  • Propaganda Machine
  • 8
  • How to Lose Your Case
  • 102
  • Circular Reasoning
  • Just Say No to "Just"
  • Post Hoc, Ergo Propter Hoc
  • Ad Hominem
  • False Choices
  • Picking Your Nose at 4 a.m.
  • Non Sequitur
  • Teleological False Assumptions
  • Blaming the Victim
  • Emotionally Logical
  • 9
  • For Instance: Three Examples
  • 110
  • 1
  • "Robert Frost: Gentle New England Satanist"
  • 2
Control code
ocm54768170
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xiii, 226 pages
Isbn
9780465091591
Lccn
2004005391
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
808.042 W671 2ND ; P ; XX-N ; R0405BT5 ; Rev.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o54768170
  • (Sirsi) o54768170
Label
Sin boldly! : Dr. Dave's guide to writing the college paper, David R. Williams
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2
  • "Bouncing into Graceland"
  • 3
  • "Women Are Like Boxcars"
  • 10
  • Literary Games
  • 127
  • What Is "Literature," Anyway?
  • "Deep Inner Meaning" Debate
  • Voice Behind the Voice
  • Searching for Symbols
  • Choosing a Topic and Telling Your Story
  • Texts in Context
  • Class and the Classroom Context
  • Cynics and Essentialists
  • RaceGenderClass
  • Francobabble for Freshmen
  • Morality Plays
  • Dr. Dave's Dirty Dozen, or the Twelve Deadly Sins of Writing About Literature
  • 11
  • Social Sciences
  • 158
  • 9
  • What's the Dif?
  • Free to Be? Free at All?
  • Nature and Nurture
  • Praise and Blame
  • Cause and Effect Again
  • Constructed Snobs and Essential Slobs
  • 12
  • Grammatical Horros
  • 171
  • ONW--Omit Needless Words
  • K.I.S.S.
  • NAS--Not a Sentence
  • MM--Misplaced Modifier
  • //--Parallelism Problem
  • A [not equal] They
  • AWK--Awkward
  • OOG--One Step Beyond AWK
  • BB--Back-to-Back
  • Typo--Typographical Error
  • SP--Spelling
  • WW--Wrong Word
  • Plagiarize
  • Big Brother Bill Cannot Be Trusted
  • 13
  • Some Common Stupid Mistakes
  • 180
  • Its, It's, and Its'
  • One's and Theirs
  • Split Infinitive
  • "Hopefully" and Other Controversies
  • Adjective or Adverb?
  • Prepositions and Their Pronouns
  • Brainstorming
  • Fewer and Less
  • Who and Whom
  • Unclear Referents
  • I, Me, Mine
  • Subjunctive Dreams
  • Plurals
  • Hyphens
  • Must of Alot of Attitude
  • Edit Carefully!
  • 14
  • Why Must We Fight?
  • "Punct'uation!?!"
  • 194
  • Clueless High School Teachers
  • Commas
  • Semicolons
  • Colons
  • Quotation Marks
  • Block That Quote!
  • Parentheses (), Brackets [], and Dashes
  • 15
  • Daring Dissent
  • Citing Sources Successfully
  • 204
  • MLA Style
  • APA Style
  • Citing Cyberspace
  • Why Punctuation Is Important
  • Swindler's List
  • Finding Patterns: Comparisons and Contrasts
  • 1
  • Freeing the Slaves
  • Look for the Conflict
  • End with a Bang
  • Before Plunging In
  • 3
  • In the Beginning ... Pulling Your Creation Out of the Void
  • 28
  • Do I Really Need an Outline?
  • What's in a Title?
  • Topic Paragraph
  • Some Really Crude Basics
  • Topic Sentences
  • Keep the Flow Going
  • Sentences and Paragraphs
  • Be Specific
  • Show; Don't Tell
  • 4
  • Choosing a Voice
  • 39
  • Who Must You Pretend to Be?
  • Faking Other Voices
  • 1
  • Sin Boldly!
  • Dialogue
  • Voices to Avoid
  • Dissing the Prof
  • Imagining Your Audience
  • Ungrammatical Voices
  • Breezy or Pompous?
  • Overwriting
  • 5
  • Plain-Style American Populism
  • What Is a College Paper?
  • 54
  • Yankee Doodle's Macaroni
  • McMurphy's "Average Asshole"
  • All-American Con-Man
  • Empowering or Cowering
  • PC Patty
  • Business and Other Jargon
  • Bushwhacking Bush
  • 6
  • Choosing Words
  • Format and Length
  • 67
  • Piss and Urine
  • Christian Dogs
  • Being Niggardly About the Paddy Wagon
  • Snobs and Slobs
  • Cliches
  • Say What You Mean--Mean What You Say
  • Prepositionless Excremental
  • Sexist Language
  • Past and Present
  • Timing Counts!
  • Poetic Prose
  • 7
  • Arguing Your Case
  • 87
  • No Right or Wrong
  • Make It Yours
  • Battle Tactics
  • VGs, AEs, and OAs
  • Show What You Know and Define Your Terms
  • Keep Your Argument Grounded
  • How Much Work Do I Have to Do?
  • Refute! Reply! Fight Back!
  • Propaganda Machine
  • 8
  • How to Lose Your Case
  • 102
  • Circular Reasoning
  • Just Say No to "Just"
  • Post Hoc, Ergo Propter Hoc
  • Ad Hominem
  • False Choices
  • Picking Your Nose at 4 a.m.
  • Non Sequitur
  • Teleological False Assumptions
  • Blaming the Victim
  • Emotionally Logical
  • 9
  • For Instance: Three Examples
  • 110
  • 1
  • "Robert Frost: Gentle New England Satanist"
  • 2
Control code
ocm54768170
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xiii, 226 pages
Isbn
9780465091591
Lccn
2004005391
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
808.042 W671 2ND ; P ; XX-N ; R0405BT5 ; Rev.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o54768170
  • (Sirsi) o54768170

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