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Preparing textbook manuscripts

Preparing textbook manuscripts

a guide for authors in developing countries.

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Published by Unesco in Paris] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Textbooks -- Authorship.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 70-71.

    StatementPrepared for Unesco by A. J. Loveridge (general editor) [and others.
    ContributionsLoveridge, Arthur John, 1904-, Unesco.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB3045.5 .P7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination71 p.
    Number of Pages71
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4369702M
    LC Control Number78528102


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All manuscripts submitted to Sigma should. General guidelines for preparing the manuscript for submission are summarized in the. Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed.; APA,pp.

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