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Hedging in Academic Writing

It is often believed that academic writing, particularly scientific writing, is factual. However, an important feature of academic writing is the concept of cautious language, or “hedging.” Learn how to show your stance on a particular subject when reporting research results.


Upcoming Workshops

Title Location Dates
Hedging in Academic Writing : 2019-02-05 Burnaby, Bennett Library, Rm 7200 Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm
Hedging in Academic Writing : 2019-02-28 Vancouver, Harbour Centre, Rm 1510 Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 12:30pm to 2:00pm