Technical Communication

Technical Communication : A Practical Approach

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Technical Communication: A Practical Approach 6e emphasizes one simple principle: you learn to write best by doing as much writing as possible. The book engages students by having them write early (starting in Chapter 1) and provides students with consistent, easy-to-follow guidelines for writing all types of technical documents. With a new chapter on "Web Pages and Writing for the Web" (CH 11) and attention to global communication and ethics, Technical Communication: A Practical Approach 6econtinues to provide students with a relevant, contemporary and authoritative introduction to the dynamic field of technical communication that prepares them for the type of writing they will do on the job.
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  • Paperback | 720 pages
  • 200.7 x 248.9 x 27.9mm | 1,247.39g
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 6th edition
  • 0131198165
  • 9780131198166

Table of contents

PART ONE Chapter 1 Process in Technical Communication Chapter 2 McDuff, Inc.: Ethics and Globalism in the Workplace Chapter 3 Organizing Information Chapter 4 Page Design PART TWO Chapter 5 Patterns of Organization Chapter 6 Process Descriptions and Instructions Chapter 7 Letters, Memos, and Electronic Communication Chapter 8 Informal Reports Chapter 9 Formal Reports Chapter 10 Proposals and Feasibility Studies PART THREE Chapter 11 Web Pages and Writing for the Web Chapter 12 Graphics Chapter 13 Oral Communication Chapter 14 Technical Research Chapter 15 The Job Search Chapter 16 Style in Technical Writing
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