Scholarly writing

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In this chapter, the basic elements associated with scholarly writing in English are presented. In some sections, exercises (with answers) are provided. With respect to writing theses as well as scholarly journal papers and book chapters, the abstract and the literature review are the main sections focused on in this chapter.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCompendium for Early Career Researchers in Mathematics Education
EditorsGabriele Kaiser, Norma Presmeg
Place of PublicationCham Switzerland
Number of pages16
ISBN (Electronic)9783030156367
ISBN (Print)9783030156350
Publication statusPublished - 2019

Publication series

NameICME-13 Monographs
ISSN (Print)2520-8322
ISSN (Electronic)2520-8330


  • abstract
  • literature review
  • APA referencing style
  • grammar
  • tense and voice
  • clarity of writing
  • support for writing

Cite this

Forgasz, H. J. (2019). Scholarly writing. In G. Kaiser, & N. Presmeg (Eds.), Compendium for Early Career Researchers in Mathematics Education (1st ed., pp. 359-374). (ICME-13 Monographs). Springer.