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Readership: Undergraduate students at all levels of study within geography and environmental sciences.
Margot Northey, David B. Knight, and Dianne Draper
Margot Northey is a specialist in communications and the former dean of the School of Business at Queen's University.
David B. Knight is a geographical research and performance consultant and a former professor of geography at Carleton University and the University of Guelph.
Dianne Draper is a professor of geography at the University of Calgary.
A Note to the Student
1: Thinking and Writing
2: Searching and Researching
3: Writing and Reading Lecture Notes
4: Writing a Report on a Book or an Article
5: Writing an Essay
6: Writing a Proposal, Research Paper, and Thesis
7: Quotations and Documentation
8: Presentations and Group Work
9: Writing a Lab Report
10: Writing Examinations
11: Doing Field Work and Writing about It
12: Illustrating Your Work
13: Words: Gender, Race, and Other Sensitivities
14: Writing with Style
15: Grammar and Usage
17: Misused Words and Phrases
18: Important Definitions
Appendix I: Weights, Measures, and Notation
Appendix II: Selected Journals of Interest to Geographers and Environmental Scientists
Appendix III: Selected Websites of Interest to Geographers and Environmental Scientists