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About this title This best—selling writing guide teaches readers to think as biologists and to express that thinking clearly and concisely through their writing. He obtained his B. The Ninth Edition of A Short Guide to Writing about Biology provides tools to strengthen student writing and reinforce critical thinking.
The Ninth Edition of A Short Guide to Writing about Biology provides tools to strengthen student writing and reinforce critical thinking.
Written by a prominent biologist, this best-selling guide teaches students to express ideas clearly and concisely. Pechenik is Professor of Biology at Tufts University, where he has been teaching and doing research since In this new edition, students learn how to avoid plagiarism Ch 1 and 3read and interpret data Ch 3, 4 and 9prepare effective Materials and Methods sections in research reports and more Ch 9and prepare manuscripts for submission Ch 9.