- to give GUIDELINES for using academic style and language and for writing specific academic genres, such as abstracts, research proposals and especially research articles;
- to provide a wide range of vocabulary and grammar RESOURCES for practice and consultation;
- to teach learners STRATEGIES for improving and editing their own writing. The book can be used for self-study as well as in the context of an academic writing course. It can also serve as a reference work to be consulted when writing and editing texts.
About the authors:
Kristin Blanpain holds a PhD in English Literature. She is a lecturer at the Leuven Language Institute (ILT), KU Leuven, where she teaches academic writing to doctoral students in the Humanities and Social Sciences.