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Publication Date: 2011
The Handbook of Scholarly Writing and Publishing is agroundbreaking resource that offers emerging and experiencedscholars from all disciplines a comprehensive review of theessential elements needed to craft scholarly papers and otherwriting suitable for submission to academic journals. The authorsdiscuss the components of different types of manuscripts, explainthe submission process, and offer readers suggestions for workingwith editors and coauthors, dealing with rejection, and rewritingand resubmitting their work. They include advice for developingquality writing skills, outline the fundamentals of a good review,and offer guidance for becoming an excellent manuscriptreviewer.
"One of those rare books that will teach you something new everytime you pick it up. It belongs on the desks of emerging scholarsand writing professors everywhere."Nancy L. Zimpher,chancellor, The State University of New York
"Rocco and Hatcher have done every scholar, doctoral student,and committee chair a huge favor by putting this book together. Nowin one place we can find resources to help graduate students andscholars get over their writing blocks and fear of writing, andlearn how to write successfully."Alan L. Carsrud, LorettaRogers Chair of Entrepreneurship Research, Ryerson University, andassociate editor, Journal of Small Business Management
"This handbook performs a valuable service by collecting thewisdom of scholars from different disciplines and countries andoffering publishing guidance that is both rigorous and systematic.Everyone who writes for scholarly publication will benefit from theinsights provided by this book."Tom Radko, editor, Journal ofScholarly Publishing
Tonette S. Rocco is associate professor of the Adult Education and Human Resource Development Program at Florida International University and coeditor of New Horizons in Adult Education and Human Resource Development.
Tim Hatcher is associate professor of Human Resource Development and Adult Education at North Carolina State University, Raleigh, and former editor of Human Resource Development Quarterly.