Technical Writing Basics (Pearson New International Edition)

Technical Writing Basics (Pearson New International Edition)

By: Brian R. Holloway (author)Paperback

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For courses in Technical Writing. This concise and cumulative guide shows students the art of technical writing for a variety of contexts and institutions. Using examples from the business and non-corporate world, the book emphasizes transactional writing through practical explanations, real-world examples, and a variety of "role-playing" exercises. Each section builds on the next as readers learn a variety of models of style and format. This edition features a stronger emphasis on electronic communication, integrated coverage of ethics, and more explanation of how to create technical documents that produce concrete results.

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Contents

Chapter 1 What Is "Business" or "Technical" Writing? Chapter 2 Organizing Information Chapter 3 Letters, Memos, E-mail, and Related Forms Chapter 4 Our House to Yours: Using Summaries to Inform Chapter 5 Directions and Instructions: Writing About Process Chapter 6 Using Analysis: Writing a Report Chapter 7 Writing the Formal Report Chapter 8 Selling Yourself References Appendix Enhancing Your Document with Graphics Index

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/11/2013
  • ISBN13: 9781292026954
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 200
  • ID: 9781292026954
  • weight: 447
  • ISBN10: 1292026952
  • edition: Pearson New International Edition

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