Abstracts and Abstracting

Despite their changing role, abstracts remain useful in the digital world. Highly beneficial to information professionals and researchers who work and publish in different fields, this book summarizes the most important and up-to-date theory of abstracting, as well as giving advice and examples for the practice of writing different kinds of abstracts. The book discusses the length, the functions and basic structure of abstracts, outlining a new approach to informative and indicative abstracts. The abstractors’ personality, their linguistic and non-linguistic knowledge and skills are also discussed with special attention. Despite the relatively large number of textbooks on the topic there is no up-to-date book on abstracting in the English language In addition to providing a comprehensive coverage of the topic, the proposed book contains novel views - especially on informative and indicative abstracts The discussion is based on an interdisciplinary approach, blending the methods of library and information science and linguistics

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  • Author : Tibor Koltay
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Pages : 236 pages
  • ISBN : 1780630328
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Abstracts and Abstracting

Abstracts and Abstracting
  • Author : Tibor Koltay
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 15 March 2010
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Despite their changing role, abstracts remain useful in the digital world. Highly beneficial to information professionals and researchers who work and publish in different fields, this book summarizes the most important and up-to-date theory of abstracting, as well as giving advice and examples for the practice of writing different kinds of abstracts. The book discusses the length, the functions and basic structure of abstracts, outlining a new approach to informative and indicative abstracts. The abstractors’ personality, their linguistic and non-linguistic

Abstracts and Abstracting

Abstracts and Abstracting
  • Author : Tibor Koltay
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 29 March 2010
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Abstracts are as useful and beneficial in today's digital environment as they were in the print-era. Here is a comprehensive resource detailing the most important and up-to-date theories in abstracting and effective, practical guidance on writing abstracts. Author Tibor Koltay discusses abstracts' basic structures and functions plus important new approaches for informative and indicative abstracts. Koltay demonstrates current best practices and model implementation by including successful real world examples, and provides step-by-step guidelines for implementing essential abstracting rules of thumb.

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  • Author : Paul Crowther,Isabel Wünsche
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 14 April 2021
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"This book explores the relation of abstract art to nature. Traditional picturing and sculpture are based on conventions of resemblance between the work and that which it is a representation "of." Abstract works, in contrast, adopt alternative modes of visual representation, or break down and reconfigure the mimetic conventions of pictorial art and sculpture. Obviously this means that abstract art takes many different forms. However, this diversity should not mask some key structural features; these center on two basic relations

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  • Author : H. W. Wilson Company
  • Publisher : Wentworth Press
  • Release : 25 August 2016
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  • Author : Kees van Aalst
  • Publisher : Search PressLtd
  • Release : 14 April 2021
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Shows how to create abstract paintings within the rules of realism through a list of tools and materials, lessons on applying traditional elements to abstract art, and projects with instructions and color illustrations.

Introduction to Indexing and Abstracting

Introduction to Indexing and Abstracting
  • Author : Donald B. Cleveland,Ana D. Cleveland
  • Publisher : Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited
  • Release : 14 April 1990
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Based on new research and years of practical experience, this guide presents the basic knowledge necessary to become a professional indexer. Synthesizing the thinking and experience of indexers and abstractors over the years, the book introduces readers to such fundamentals as the nature of information, the organization of information, vocabulary control, types of indexes and abstracts, evaluation of indexing, and the use of computers. A new chapter on indexing and the Internet has been added, as has a chapter that

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An Invitation to Abstract Mathematics
  • Author : Béla Bajnok
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 13 May 2013
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This undergraduate textbook is intended primarily for a transition course into higher mathematics, although it is written with a broader audience in mind. The heart and soul of this book is problem solving, where each problem is carefully chosen to clarify a concept, demonstrate a technique, or to enthuse. The exercises require relatively extensive arguments, creative approaches, or both, thus providing motivation for the reader. With a unified approach to a diverse collection of topics, this text points out connections,

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Writing Your Journal Article in Twelve Weeks
  • Author : Wendy Laura Belcher
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 21 January 2009
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`A comprehensive, well-written and beautifully organized book on publishing articles in the humanities and social sciences that will help its readers write forward with a first-rate guide as good company.' - Joan Bolker, author of Writing Your Dissertation in Fifteen Minutes a Day `Humorous, direct, authentic ... a seamless weave of experience, anecdote, and research.' - Kathleen McHugh, professor and director of the UCLA Center for the Study of Women Wendy Laura Belcher's Writing Your Journal Article in Twelve

Automatic Indexing and Abstracting of Document Texts

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  • Author : Marie-Francine Moens
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 11 April 2006
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Automatic Indexing and Abstracting of Document Texts summarizes the latest techniques of automatic indexing and abstracting, and the results of their application. It also places the techniques in the context of the study of text, manual indexing and abstracting, and the use of the indexing descriptions and abstracts in systems that select documents or information from large collections. Important sections of the book consider the development of new techniques for indexing and abstracting. The techniques involve the following: using text

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Personality and Psychopathology
  • Author : Robert F. Krueger,Jennifer L. Tackett
  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release : 17 October 2013
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Traditionally, personality and psychopathology have been distinct areas of inquiry. This important volume reviews influential research programs that increasingly bridge the gap between the two areas. Presented are compelling perspectives on whether certain personality traits or structures confer risks for mental illness, how temperament interacts with other influences on psychological adaptation, links between personality disorders and mood and anxiety disorders, implications for effective intervention, and more.

Abstracting Craft

Abstracting Craft
  • Author : Malcolm McCullough
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release : 14 April 1998
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In this investigation of the possibility of craft in the digital realm, the author discusses the emergence of computation as a medium, rather than just a set of tools, suggesting a growing correspondence between digital work and traditional craft.

Essential Health Benefits

Essential Health Benefits
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Board on Health Care Services,Committee on Defining and Revising an Essential Health Benefits Package for Qualified Health Plans
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 17 February 2012
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In 2010, an estimated 50 million people were uninsured in the United States. A portion of the uninsured reflects unemployment rates; however, this rate is primarily a reflection of the fact that when most health plans meet an individual's needs, most times, those health plans are not affordable. Research shows that people without health insurance are more likely to experience financial burdens associated with the utilization of health care services. But even among the insured, underinsurance has emerged as a barrier to

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Scientific Writing
  • Author : Jennifer Peat,Elizabeth Elliott,Louise Baur,Victoria Keena
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 01 July 2013
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This comprehensive and practical book covers the basics of grammar as well as the broad brush issues such as writing a grant application and selling to your potential audience. The clear explanations are expanded and lightened with helpful examples and telling quotes from the giants of good writing. These experienced writers and teachers make scientific writing enjoyable.