English Research Writing
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Building theories from case study
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Multiparadigm perspectives on theory building.
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Combining IS research methods:
Towards a pluralist methodology. Information Systems Research,
Guidelines for conducting
research and publishing in marketing: From conceptualization through the review
process. Journal of Academy of Marketing Sciences, 29(4), 405-415.
R.I. and Staw, B.M. (1995).
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Online Writing Books:.
Axelrod, R.B., & Cooper, C.R. (2010).
The St. Martin’s Guide to Writing (9th edition). Boston: Bedford. 852 pages.
Alred, G.J., Brusaw, C.T., & Oliu, W.E. (2010).
Handbook of Technical Writing (9th edition). Boston: Bedford. 624 pages.
- Fraser, C.J. (2003). English Scientific and Technical Writing - Volume I (in Chinese). ISBN: 957-41-0515-6. 392 pages.
- Swales, J.M., & Feak, C.B. (2012). Academic Writing for Graduate Students:
Essential Skills and Tasks (3rd Edition). Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan. 418 pages.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Unit 1: An approach to academic writing, pp. 1-54.
Unit 2: General-specific and specific-general texts, pp. 55-99.
Unit 3: Problem, process, and solution, pp. 100-138.
Unit 4: Data commentary, pp. 139-187.
Unit 5: Writing summaries, pp. 188-227.
Unit 6: Writing critiques, pp. 228-276.
Unit 7: Constructing a research paper I, pp. 277-326.
Unit 8: Constructing a research paper II, pp. 327-389.
Appendix 1: The grammar of definitions, pp. 390-394.
Appendix 2: Articles in academic writing, pp. 395-402.
Appendix 3: Academic English and Latin phrases, pp. 403-406.
References, pp. 407-414
Index, pp. 415-418
Online Writing Lab Tutorial:
Online Supplements for Methods and Theories:
Theories Used in IS Research, by Anonymous (2021), Retrieved from https://is.theorizeit.org.
Social Psychology Theories, by Anonymous (2021), Retrieved from https://psychology.iresearchnet.com.
Choosing a smapling method, by Anonymous (2021), Retrieved from http://changingminds.org.
Sampling Methods, by Anonymous (2021), Retrieved from https://www.simplypsychology.org.
Communication Theory, by Anonymous (2021), Retrieved from https://www.communicationtheory.org.
How to Build Social Science Theories, by by Pamela J. Shoemaker, James William Tankard, Jr., & Dominic L. Lasorsa (2004), Thousand Oaks, California: Sage Publications.
The Sage Handbook of Marketing Theory, by Pauline Maclaran, Michael Saren, Barbara Stern, & Mark Tadajewski, Eds. (2010), First Published in 2009, Thousand Oaks, California: Sage Publications.
Qualitative Research from Start to Finish, 2nd Edition, by Robert K. Yin (2016), New York: The Guilford Press.
Case Study Research Design and Methods, by Robert K. Yin (2003), Thousand Oaks, California: Sage Publications.
Discovery of Grounded Theory: Strategies for Qualitative Research, by Barney G. Glaser & Anselm L. Strauss (1999), New Brunswick, N.J.: AldineTransaction Publishers.
The Sage Handbook of Grounded Theory, by Antony Bryant & Kathy Charmaz, Eds. (2007), Thousand Oaks, California: Sage Publications.
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