• Summary
  • Contents
  • Subject index

This book addresses key features of the methodology involved in business and management academic writing. Characterizing academic writing as part of research, science and the knowledge generation process, it focuses on its three main aspects: understanding existing research, documenting and sharing the results of the acquired knowledge, and acknowledging the use of other people’s ideas and works in the documentation. Written in lucid language, the authors use various examples of good as well as defective writing to help students understand the concepts.

Good Academic Writing
Good academic writing
Chapter Overview

In this chapter, we focus on the features and qualities of good academic writing. We show how it differs from other kinds of writing such as journalistic writing and creative writing. But first we examine what makes writing different from and more challenging than speaking. The first ...

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