Special features

Fundamental and essential
A solid basis for effectively working on essay assignments, term papers as well as undergraduate and graduate research projects

Success- and target-oriented
Insights and techniques for the mastery of academic research and writing

Concise and comprehensive
Focused, easily applicable, yet theoretically profound content capable of being understood without additional literature

Instructionally designed
Structured overview explaining each chapter’s context and relevance, from which differentiated cognitive learning objectives are derived

Realistic and practical
True-to-life examples and real world cases throughout the book as well as end of chapter questions and problems to deepen the understanding of the chapter’s contents

Visually enriched
147 figures supporting the understanding of concepts, techniques and problems

Classroom tested
Pedagogical concept developed on the basis of the authors’ experience in working with students on academic research projects

E-learning compatible
Optional combination with complementary e-learning tutorials available free of charge at: https://academic-research-and-writing.org/e-learning/