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ENG 1100 Study Guide - Midterm Guide: A List Apart, The American Heritage Dictionary Of The English Language, James Gleick


Department
English
Course Code
ENG 1100
Professor
Geoffrey Mc Carney
Study Guide
Midterm

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. Wodsoth stated that Roati poet as aked  a spotaeous oeflo of poeful
feeligs .
. Roati poet is haateized  the spotaeous oeflo of poeful feeligs Wodsoth
263).
3. Wordsworth extensively explored the role of emotion in the creative process (263).
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ore readily accessible climatic data and more comprehensive program to monitor and study
eioetal hage …  Ipat of Gloal Waig 
I Woks Cited: The Ipat of Gloal Waig i Noth Aeia. Global Warming: Early Signs. 1999.
Web. 23 Mar. 2009.
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violence in America compels law makers to adjust gun laws (4).
Legal epets oute “ith, Yag, ad Mooe’s aguet  otig that the urent spike in gun
violence in America compels law makers to adjust gun laws (Jones et al. 4).
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and short titles of articles in quotations.
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“oo , though he has akoledged elsehee that eal eposue to opute gaes does lead to
ette sall oto skill deelopet i a hild’s seod ad thid ea Had-Ee Deelopet .
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Learn 6. Additioall, Mua agues that the pupose of itig is to a ideas ad ifo fo the
mind of one peso ito the id of aothe A Writer Teaches Writing 3).
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Visual “tudies .
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do that ell gtd. I Weisa .
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Works Cited:
Capitalize each word in the titles of articles, books, etc, but do not capitalize articles (the, an),
prepositions, or conjunctions unless one is the first word of the title or subtitle: Gone with the Wind, The
Art of War, There Is Nothing Left to Lose.
Books:
Last name, First name. Title of Book. Place of Publication; Publisher, Year of Publication. Source
Type/Medium.
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(n.d) = no date of publication.
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Gleick, James. Chaos: Making a New Science. New York: Penguin Books, 1987. Print.
Books with a corporate author/organization:
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A Work in an Anthology, Reference, or Collection:
Works in an essay in an edited collection/anthology or a chapter of a book.
Last ae, Fist ae. Title of Essa. Title of Collection. Ed. Edito’s Naes. Cit of Puliatio:
Publisher, Year. Pages. Medium of Publication.
Example: Harris, Muiel. Talk to Me: Egagig Relutat Wites. A Tutor’s Guide: Helpig Writers Oe
to One. Ed. Ben Rafoth. Portsmouth: Heinmann, 2000. 24-34. Print.
If you cite more than one essay from the same edited collection, cross reference. First separate entry for
the etie olletio listed  the edito’s ae as elo:
Example: Rose, Shirley K., and Irwin Weiser, eds. The Writing Program Administrator as Researcher.
Portsmouth: Heinmann, 1999. Print.
Then for each individual essay from the collection, list autho’s ae i last ae, fist ae, title of the
essa, edito’s last ae, ad page ue:
Example: L’Eplatteie, Baaa. Fidig Ouseles i the Past: A Aguet fo Histoial Wok o
WPAs. Rose ad Weise -40.
Peeples, Ti. ’“eeig’ the WPA With/Though Postode Mappig. Rose ad Weise -67.
Poem/Short Story Examples:
Example: Bus, Roet. Red, Red Rose. 100 Best-Loved Poems. Ed. Philip Smith. New York: Dover,
1995. Print.
If it is pat of a autho’s o olletio, o edito to eference.
Example: Whita, Walt. I “ig the Bod Eleti. Selected Poems. New York: Dover, 1991. 12-19.
Print.
Articles in Reference Book (Dictionaries):
Do’t ilude pulishe ifoatio, olue ad page ue of atile.
Example: Ideolog. The American Heritage Dictionary. 3rd ed. 1997. Print.
Periodicals (magazines, newspapers, and scholarly journals):
Article in a Magazine:
Autho. Title of Atile.Title of Periodical Day Month Year: pages. Medium of publication.
Example: Poniewozik, Jaes. TV Makes a Too-Close Call. Time 20 Nov, 2000: 70-71. Print.
Article in a Newspaper:
Same but note different pagination in a newspaper.
Example: Buake, Bill. Ne Health Cete Tagets Cout’s Uisued Patiets. Washington Post24
May 2007: LZ01. Print.
An Article in a Scholarly Journal:
Autho. Title of Atile.Title of Journal Volume. Issue (Year): pages. Medium of publication.
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