Technical Communication

Technical Communication

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This book should be of interest to professionals returning from industry and students who need technical writing skills.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 675 pages
  • 187.96 x 231.14 x 30.48mm | 997.9g
  • Cengage Learning, Inc
  • Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
  • Belmont, CA, United States
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 0534124267
  • 9780534124267

Table of contents

Part One: Understanding the writer's work. Technical writing. Writing: process and production. Writing for readers. Collaboration in workplace writing. Part Two: Developing the writer's tools. Organization of information. Sentence structure and diction. Design and visual forms. Locating information. Recording, examining, and documenting information. Part Three: Applying the writer's techniques. Definitions. Description. Process explanations. Abstracts and summaries. Part Four: Completing a document. Instructions. Reports. Proposals and feasibility. Science writing. Part Five: Maintaining professional communication. Correspondence. Oral presentations. Career concerns.show more