Introduction.- PART 1: THE ESSENTIALS OF ACADEMIC WRITING.- An Introduction to Academic Writing.- Exploring Academic Genres.- Processes in Academic Writing.- PART 2: WRITING GENRES IN NURSING AND MIDWIFERY.- How to Write Reflective Texts.- How to Write a Care Critique.- How to Write an Argument.- How to Write Other Genres.- PART 3: WORKING WITH TEXTS.- Variety in Writing.- Avoiding Plagiarism.- Referencing Systems.- Conclusion: Putting it All Together.- Achievement Chart.- Glossary of Key Terms.- Further Readings and Resources.- Suggested Answers to Activities.- References.- Index.
Julio Gimenez is Head of the University of Westminster's
Professional Language Centre, where he teaches undergraduate and
postgraduate courses in English language and academic literacy. His
research interests are in the areas of academic literacies,
workplace communication and narrative discourse. His publications
have appeared in international journals as well as edited