'Publish or perish' is a well-established adage in academia.
Never has the pressure on academics to publish been greater.
Yet the prospect of writing a book can seem daunting, while the business of getting it published may be mystifying.
Written by an expert in academic publishing, Writing Successful Academic Books provides a practical guide to both writing and getting published.
It covers all stages of academic authorship from developing the initial idea for a book through to post-publication issues, showing how to avoid the common pitfalls and achieve academic and professional success through publication.
Full of real life examples, including a sample book proposal, the book covers everything you need to know to build up an authorial career.
This is an invaluable guide for academic authors - prospective or established - in all disciplines.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 192 pages, 5 Tables, black and white; 3 Line drawings, black and white
- Publisher: Cambridge University Press
- Publication Date: 25/03/2010
- Category: Creative writing & creative writing guides
- ISBN: 9780521514989
- Paperback / softback from £17.69