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Geology Writing Resources

Black, Nancy Rodriguez. (1994). Creative writing in historical geology as an alternative to the standard geologic report. Journal of Geological Education 42 (2): 129-133.

Cochran, W., Fenner P., & Hill, M. (1993). Geowriting: A guide to writing, editing, and printing in Earth science. Washington: American Geological Institute.

Davis, L. E. (1991). Student abstract writing as a tool for writing across the curriculum in large introductory geology courses. Journal of Geological Education, 39, 178- 80.

Halsor, S. P. (1991). Enhanced student learning through writing in a physical geology class. Journal of Geological Education, 39, 181- 84.

Hodgson, E. (1978). Technical report writing in the geosciences in American colleges and universities: An evaluation and recommendation. Journal of Geological Education, 261, 189- 93.

MacDonald R. H. (1991). Journal assignments in an introductory geology course help student and teacher. Journal of Geological Education, 39, 187- 89.

Macdonald, R. Heather and Susan Howes Conrad. (1992). Writing assignments augment learning in introductory geology courses. Journal of Geological Education 40 (4): 279-286.

MacDonald, R. & Purdy, R. (1989). Description and evaluation of a short writing assignment in historical geology. Journal of Geological Education, 37, 117- 20.

McCartney, Kevin. (1992). Preparing a term paper for a physical geology course. Journal of Geological Education 40 (1): 62-65.

Mirsky, A. (1991). Writing assignments as a continuum in geoscience. Journal of Geological Education, 39, 232- 36.

Mirsky, A. (1977). Teaching report skills in geoscience to undergraduates. Journal of Geological Education, 25, 157- 63.

Norris, R. M.. (1983). Field geology and the written word. Journal of Geological Education, 31, 184- 89.

Schneiderman, J. S. (1991). Learning geology by writing about the history of geology. Journal of Geological Education, 39, 185- 87.

Steinker, D. C. (1981). A course in research and writing for graduate students in geology. Journal of Geological Education, 29, 180- 83.

Tinker, J. R. (1986). Technical writing in hydrogeology. Journal of Geological Education, 34, 25- 27.

Triplehorn, D. M., Hok, C. & Hansen, E. (1974, November). Technical articles. Journal of Geological Education, 215- 16.

Underwood, James Ross, Jr. (1995). Writing clearly and concisely--A voice from the past. Journal of Geological Education 43 (2): 132-133

Wiswall, C. Gil and LeeAnn Srigi. (1995). Using writing in small groups to enhance learning. Journal of Geological Education 43 (4): 334-340.