• 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.

Using and Citing Sources of Ideas
Using and citing sources of ideas
Chapter Overview

We noted in Chapters 3 and 5 that one of the fundamental features of academic writing is the meticulous citing of the sources from which we borrow facts or ideas and put into our text. In this chapter we shall explore ...

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