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

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Never mind your inner writer; this guide focuses on bolstering your outer writer with a schedule, clear goals, and good work habits. Silvia, author of several books on psychology in the arts, shows struggling writers in psychology and other academic disciplines how to overcome roadblocks to writing in this lighthearted, practical, almost- pocket (5x8") guide. Covering strategies for time management and motivation as well as basic style, he gives advice on how to write, submit, revise, and resubmit journal articles, how to improve writing quality, and how to write and publish academic books. B&w cartoons and a list of useful books on writing are included. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
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subject_facet Academic writing, English language -- Rhetoric
table_of_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.
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title How to write a lot : a practical guide to productive academic writing
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