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Stylish academic writing helen sword is professor and director of the centre for learning and research in higher education at the university of auckland . Academic writing guide part 1 - academic writing: this section provides detailed information on the academic writing process. The academic writing program, and multiple modes of writing in the blended composition class at this year's computers and writing conference at the university . Features an emphasis on core academic skills: academic writing introduces core concepts used across a variety of disciplines in order to help students recognize patterns that appear in all academic reading and writing situations.
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