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Supporting Research Writing by Valerie Matarese

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Collaborative research writing: developmental editing with an underlying educational vein

Valerie Matarese

Abstract

In the biomedical sciences, research may be done by persons whose education and training did not provide them with basic skills in scientific publishing and who lack a helpful mentor. They may ask an authors’ editor to assist them from the initial stages of drafting a research paper or to help them resolve major content problems in a manuscript that has been serially rejected; these activities, however, go beyond author editing. Such researchers require a developmental editor who helps them create a vision of the paper, guides them in the selection of content, and coaches them through all stages of drafting and revising. ...

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