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LINGUIST List 17.3088

Fri Oct 20 2006

Qs: Textbooks for Empirical Research Writing

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        1.    Lynn Santelmann, Textbooks for Empirical Research Writing


Message 1: Textbooks for Empirical Research Writing
Date: 18-Oct-2006
From: Lynn Santelmann <santelmannlpdx.edu>
Subject: Textbooks for Empirical Research Writing


I am looking for textbook recommendations for a graduate course in
Empirical Research Writing. Our department has newly instituted this course
as part of the requirements for our MA TESOL students who are taking a
non-thesis option.

The goal of the course is to have students be able to understand and use
the writing conventions of the field (Applied Linguistics) for empirical
papers. They will be asked to analyze data and then write up a short paper
that conforms to the expected structure of research articles in the field.

The focus of course will be on the discourse of the field and on WRITING.

Any recommendations for books and/or articles that we could use would be
greatly appreciated.

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics

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