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by Scott A. Miller

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Author:
Scott A. Miller
ISBN13:
978-0415854511
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0415854512
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Routledge; 1 edition (December 6, 2013)
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Schools & Teaching
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In this book, Scott Miller gives us a clear, comprehensive guide to what makes good writing. I would absolutely consider this book in lieu of the current one I use for a course on writing in psychology.

In this book, Scott Miller gives us a clear, comprehensive guide to what makes good writing. Tackling sentence structure, overall organization, and everything in between, Miller gently steers would-be writers away from common pitfalls and towards the outcome of a well-written manuscript. Everyone who writes in the field of psychology will find this book useful. Nancy Davis Johnson, Queens University of Charlotte, USA. "I found this to be quite helpful as would graduate students.

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This book helps readers become better writers of psychology and better writers in general. After reading thousands of course papers, theses, and dissertations, Dr. Miller knows and addresses the issues that students find most challenging when writing about psychology.

This book helps readers become better writers of psychology and better writers in general

This book helps readers become better writers of psychology and better writers in general  .

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Scott Miller's lucid and readable book, Parenting and Theory of Mind, handsomely and thoughtfully overcomes any such divide. His writing is beautifully lucid and concise. His coverage of theory of mind is expert; his use of theory of mind to tell us about how parents influence children's understanding of minds specifically, and influence their social cognition plus social actions more broadly, is terrific.

Malcolm Gladwell has written an incredible book on how we all think, without really thinking. Last on the list of best psychology books to be reading in 2017, is ‘Nudge’. Nudge is a very straight forward book covering choices and decisions. In other words, the book explains how our brains often make split second decisions without truly thinking about them. Ultimately, by following the advice given with the book, you can learn to make better decisions towards your health, wealth and happiness.

This book helps readers become better writers of psychology and better writers in general. After reading thousands of course papers, theses, and dissertations, Dr. Miller knows and addresses the issues that students find most challenging when writing about psychology. Written with the utmost flexibility in mind, the chapters can be read in any order. More comprehensive than similar texts, this bookprovides detailed coverage of how to write empirical reports, research proposals, and literature reviews,and how to readmeta-analyses. Readers will also find invaluable strategies for improving one’s writing including how to adopt an engaging yet accurate style, thorough coverage of grammatical and word use rules that govern writing in general, and the APA (American Psychological Association) rules that govern the expression of that content.

Readers will appreciate these helpful learning tools:

Describes the most common APA style rules encountered and/or highlights references to the Manual when more detailed knowledge is required.

Numerous examples from journal articles that help readers gain a clearer understanding of content they will encounter in writing psychological reports.

Chapter exercises that provide an opportunity to apply the points conveyed in each chapter.

Examples of the most common mistakes made by students and how to avoid them and best practices for improving one’s writing.

Tables that help readers gain a clearer understanding of the new standards in the APA Publications Manual, 6th ed (Appendix A).

Errors in APA Style exemplified via an improperly formatted paper and another version noting corrections pertaining to APA style and grammar, to highlight the most common pitfalls encountered by students (Appendix B).

Ideal for courses on writing in psychology or as a supplement for graduate or advanced undergraduate courses in research design or research methods, this book also serves as a resource for anyone looking for guidance on how to write about psychological content.