scientific writing was:Re: The Mind of a Scientist = The Mind of an Artist/Musician
jbertran at blue.weeg.uiowa.edu
Fri Jan 24 21:40:56 EST 1997
The issue of _The Scientist_ that I received this week contained an
article on scientific writing. It made some interesting points about
first person vs. third person and scientific paper grammar in general.
There was a "box" along with the article with "instead of this term...use
this", that I cut out for reference.
Jennifer Bertrand, Ph.D.
Department of Pharmacology
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA 52242
jennifer-bertrand at uiowa.edu
In article <32E82BC1.2B26 at unity.ncsu.edu>,
Susan Jane Hogarth <sjhogart at unity.ncsu.edu> wrote:
>writing/advertising exercise. Of course, I think scientists need to
>learn to write *better* (more clearly, more readably), but I don't want
>to see scientists trying to win their points with smooth talk and
>far-out rhetoric, like lawyers...
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