The style files: omit redundant words

Roberts, Tony (2007) The style files: omit redundant words. Gazette of the Australian Mathematical Society, 34 (1). pp. 20-21. ISSN 0311-0729


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[Summary]: Describing science accurately is a difficult task: it is so easy to be misunderstood.
We need to write from many different angles to cater for a wide variety of readers. Make
each view of your discourse as concise as possible so that your reader’s attention is not
exhausted. Expunge useless padding.

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Item Type: Article (Commonwealth Reporting Category C)
Refereed: No
Item Status: Live Archive
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Depositing User: Prof Tony Roberts
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Sciences - Department of Maths and Computing
Date Deposited: 11 Oct 2007 00:56
Last Modified: 02 Jul 2013 22:42
Uncontrolled Keywords: authorship, technical writing, scientific writing, writing style, writing techniques, conciseness, redundant words
Fields of Research (FoR): 19 Studies in Creative Arts and Writing > 1903 Journalism and Professional Writing > 190303 Technical Writing
01 Mathematical Sciences > 0199 Other Mathematical Sciences > 019999 Mathematical Sciences not elsewhere classified

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