- How do I go about writing a journal article?
- How do I maximise my chances of getting it published in a top journal?
- How do I know what journal to select?
- How do I best adapt my research work in order to get published?
In this accessible, informative and entertaining book, Becker and Denicolo introduce the best practical strategies available to help you maximise your chances of success in getting your work published in the journal of your choice.
This book offers down-to-Earth advice on such vital topics as:
- How to write and get the style right
- What to select for publication
- How to plan for success
- How to cope with writer's block
- Working with editors and reviewers
- How to cope with rejection
This is a must-have book for anyone seeking to write for successful journal publication.
The Success in Research series, from Cindy Becker and Pam Denicolo, provides short, authoritative and accessible guides on key areas of professional and research development.
Avoiding jargon and cutting to the chase of what you really need to know, these practical and supportive books cover a range of areas from presenting research to achieving impact, and from publishing journal articles to developing proposals. They are essential reading for any student or researcher interested in developing their skills and broadening their professional and methodological knowledge in an academic context.
|Why Are You Going to Write an Article?|
|When Should You Write an Article?|
|What Should You Publish?|
|Where Should You Place an Article?|
|Selecting Your Topic|
|Adapting Your Work|
|Your Writing Style|
|If You Are Writing in Your Second Language|
|The Structure of Your Article|
|The Article on the Page|
|Signposting and Structure|
|Presenting Technical Data|
|Concluding Your Article|
|The Language of Your Article|
|Improving Your Style|
|Editing Your Article|
|Polishing Your Article|
|Why You Need to Stop|
|Why You Cannot Seem to Stop|
|Learning How to Stop|
|And Then Not Really Stopping|
|Prepare for Rejection|
|Use the Reviews|
|Make a Plan of Action|
|Some Final Thoughts|
A collection of free tips, exercises and resources from all books in the Success in Research series