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Academic writing for international students of business / Stephen Bailey.

By: Bailey, Stephen, 1947- [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Milton Park, Abingdon ; New York : Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, 2011Edition: First edition.Description: xviii, 317 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780415564717 (pbk.).Subject(s): Academic writing | Business writing | Humanities, English March2013 July2019Genre/Form: -- Reading bookDDC classification: 808.06665 Summary: Academic Writing in a Global Context addresses the issue of the pressure on academics worldwide to produce their work in English in scholarly publishing, and why the growth of the use of academic English matters. Drawing on an eight year 'text-ethnographic' study of the experiences of fifty scholars working in Europe, this book discusses these questions at both a macro and micro level - through discussions of knowledge evaluation systems on all levels, and analysis of the progress of a text towards publication. In addition to this, case studies of individual scholars.
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Includes index.

Academic Writing in a Global Context addresses the issue of the pressure on academics worldwide to produce their work in English in scholarly publishing, and why the growth of the use of academic English matters. Drawing on an eight year 'text-ethnographic' study of the experiences of fifty scholars working in Europe, this book discusses these questions at both a macro and micro level - through discussions of knowledge evaluation systems on all levels, and analysis of the progress of a text towards publication. In addition to this, case studies of individual scholars.

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