What to Read
Booth, Wayne, Gregory Colomb and Joseph Williams. The Craft of Research. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1995.
The Chicago Manual of Style. 15th ed. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2003.
Corbett, Edward P.J. and Robert J. Connors. Classical Rhetoric for the Modern Student.
4th ed. New York: Oxford UP, 1999.
--- and Sheryl L. Finkle. The Little English Handbook: Choices and Conventions.
8th ed. New York: Longman, 2008.
Crider, Scott F. The Office of Assertion: An Art of Rhetoric for the Academic Essay.
Wilmington, Delaware: ISI, 2005.
Garner, Bryan A. Modern American Usage. 2nd ed. New York: Oxford, 2003.
Graff, Gerald and Cathy Birkenstein. They Say/I Say: The Moves That Matter in
Academic Writing. New York: Norton, 2006.
Kolln, Martha. Rhetorical Grammar: Grammatical Choices, Rhetorical Effects. 5th ed.
New York: Pearson, 2007.
The MLA Style Manual and Guide to Scholarly Publishing. 7th ed. New York: Modern
Language Association of America, 2008.
Roper, Gregory L. The Writer's Workshop: Imitating Your Way to Better Writing.
Wilmington, Delaware: ISI, 2007.
Strunk, William and E.B. White. The Elements of Style. 4th ed. New York: Longman,
Turabian, Kate L. A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations.
7th ed. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2007.
Williams, Joseph M. Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace. 9th ed. New York: