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Writing Style Handbook
August 2009

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Table of Contents
Introduction ........................................................................................................................... 5 Chapter 1: Form and Appearance......................................................................................... 6 Font Styles ........................................................................................................................ 6 Margins ............................................................................................................................. 6 Spacing ............................................................................................................................. 6 Page Numbers and Headers ............................................................................................. 6 Title Page .......................................................................................................................... 7 Headings ........................................................................................................................... 8 Numbers............................................................................................................................ 8 Abbreviations .................................................................................................................... 8 Lists ................................................................................................................................... 9 Tables and Figures............................................................................................................ 9 Chapter 2: Documenting the Paper..................................................................................... 11 In-Text Citations .............................................................................................................. 11 Paraphrasing ............................................................................................................... 11 Using Direct Quotations ............................................................................................... 12 Quoting Electronic Sources ......................................................................................... 13 Block Quotations .......................................................................................................... 15 Reference Citations: Books ............................................................................................. 15 Book With One Author ................................................................................................. 15 Book With Two or More Authors .................................................................................. 16 Book With a Group Author ........................................................................................... 16 Electronic Book or E-text From an Electronic Database .............................................. 17 Reference Citations: Periodicals...

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COM140—Contemporary Business Communication course website.
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Journal of Advanced Nursing, 28(2), 260–265
Hansell, S. (1999, November 22). A feeding frenzy made for consumers. Ecommerce, 22, 10–13.
Herberg, P. (1989). Theoretical foundations of transcultural nursing. In J. S.
Kossek, E. E., & Nichol, V. (1992). The effects of on-site child care on
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