"Making Sense of the Science"

Sokendai
'Making Sense of the Science'
with Judith A. Swan PhD.
Princeton Writing Program, Princeton University

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Lecture 2 - Introduction

Explanation of Reader Expectation Theory
Discussion of the purposes of Scientific Writing
"Reader Energy"and the act of interpretation

Part 1- Time 21:16

Part 2- Time 15:30

Part 3- Time 11:42

Part 4- Time 11:03

Part 5- Time 11:59

Part 6- Time 22:13

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