The Associated Press Guide To Punctuation

Autor: Rene J. Cappon
Publisher: Basic Books
ISBN: 0465004024
File Size: 21,85 MB
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More people write for the Associated Press than for any other news service, and more writers take their style and word-usage cues from this world-famous institution than from any other journalism source. In the no-nonsense, authoritative tradition of the best-selling AP Stylebook, the top editors at the AP have now written the definitive guide to punctuation. From the when and how of the ampersand to the rules for dashes, slashes, and brackets; from the correct moment for the overused exclamation point to the rules of engagement for the semicolon, The AP Guide to Punctuation is an invaluable and easy-to-use guide to the most important aspect of clear and persuasive writing.

The Architects Guide To Writing

Autor: Bill Schmalz
Publisher: Images Publishing
ISBN: 1864705728
File Size: 63,87 MB
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There are a lot of good books available to help people write better. They include dictionaries, usage guides, and various types of writers’ manuals – and professional writers ought to have many of those books on their bookshelves. But most architects and other design and construction professionals are not professional writers. Instead, they are people who spend a large part of their professional lives writing. That’s a big difference, and that’s where this book will help. The Architect’s Guide to Writing has been written not by an English major, but by Bill Schmalz, an architect who knows the kinds of documents his fellow professionals routinely have to write, and understands the kinds of technical mistakes they often make in their writing. This book is designed to meet the specific needs of design and construction professionals. It’s not going to waste their time with the things that most educated professionals know, but it will help them with the things they don’t know or are unsure of. It’s not a Chicago Manual-sized encyclopaedic reference that includes everything any writer would ever need to know, because architects don’t need to know everything. But what they do need to know – and what they use every day in their professional lives – has been assembled in this book.

Mechanically Inclined

Autor: Jeff Anderson
Publisher: Stenhouse Publishers
ISBN: 1571104127
File Size: 30,69 MB
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Places grammar theory in context with practical instruction strategies, explains why students often don't understand or apply grammar correctly, and demonstrates how to create a workshop environment that supports grammar and mechanics concepts.

The Associated Press Guide To News Writing

Autor: René Jacques Cappon
Publisher: Arco
ISBN: 9780130536792
File Size: 68,55 MB
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A guide to writing style for all reporters, feature writers, editors, and journalism students. Demonstrates sound professional techniques to give stories clarity, precision and polish.

American Reference Books Annual

Autor: Libraries Unlimited
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781591580560
File Size: 56,51 MB
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1970- issued in 2 vols.: v. 1, General reference, social sciences, history, economics, business; v. 2, Fine arts, humanities, science and engineering.

American Reference Books Annual

Autor: Bohdan S. Wynar
Publisher:
ISBN:
File Size: 29,79 MB
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1970- issued in 2 vols.: v. 1, General reference, social sciences, history, economics, business; v. 2, Fine arts, humanities, science and engineering.

Working With Words

Autor: Brian S. Brooks
Publisher: Macmillan Higher Education
ISBN: 1457639092
File Size: 43,65 MB
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No matter what the medium, from print to broadcast to digital, Working with Words presents the best writing advice for journalists. It is designed to help students gain the grammatical and stylistic skills they need and then serve as a reference throughout their careers. Written by working journalists, with parts devoted to grammar and mechanics as well as journalistic style and writing for different media, it offers coverage the Associated Press Stylebook does not — and it’s affordably priced at 30-50% less than competing texts. The new edition contains tools that make it even easier to navigate, tackles the unique issues inherent to writing for online media, and offers improved grammar and writing instruction.

Best Newspaper Writing 2005

Autor: Aly Colón
Publisher: Cq Press
ISBN: 9781933116518
File Size: 17,29 MB
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The Poynter Institute once again brings you the year's best newswriting and community service photojournalism, showcasing the winners and finalists of the American Society of Newspaper Editors annual competition. The perfect reader for aspiring journalists, Best Newspaper Writing 2005 offers a wide array of exemplary writing and photojournalism, providing quality models students can analyze and emulate.