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Technical Communication

Technical Communication - 11th edition

ISBN13: 978-0205559572

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ISBN13: 978-0205559572
ISBN10: 0205559573
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 11TH 08
Publisher: Longman, Inc.
Published: 2008
International: No

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Technical Communication - 11TH 08 edition

ISBN13: 978-0205559572

John M. Lannon

ISBN13: 978-0205559572
ISBN10: 0205559573
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 11TH 08
Publisher: Longman, Inc.

Published: 2008
International: No

Table of Contents

Introduction to Technical Communication p. 1
Communicating in the Workplace p. 13
Preparing an Effective Technical Document p. 14
Delivering Usable Information p. 25
Being Persuasive p. 48
Weighing the Ethical Issues p. 75
Working in Teams p. 96
The Research Process p. 113
Thinking Critically about the Research Process p. 114
Exploring Electronic and Hard Copy Sources p. 122
Exploring Primary Sources p. 137
Evaluating and Interpreting Information p. 149
Summarizing and Abstracting Information p. 173
Structure, Style, Graphics, and Page Design p. 193
Organizing for Users p. 194
Editing for Readable Style p. 215
Designing Visual Information p. 252
Designing Pages and Documents p. 297
Specific Documents and Applications p. 325
Memo Reports and Electronic Correspondence p. 326
Workplace Letters p. 359
Employment Correspondence p. 388
Web Pages p. 425
Technical Definitions p. 439
Technical Descriptions and Specifications p. 462
Instructions and Procedures p. 490
Proposals p. 522
Formal Analytical Reports p. 560
Front Matter and End Matter in Long Documents p. 597
Oral Presentations p. 608
Resources for Writers p. 633
A Quick Guide to Documentation p. 634
A Quick Guide to Grammar, Usage, and Mechanics p. 670
A Casebook: The Writing Process Illustrated p. 698
Is It Plagiarism? Test Yourself on In-Text (Parenthetical) References p. 735
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