Technical Writing : A Practical Approach
For undergraduate-level courses in Technical Writing, Business Communication, Professional Communication, and Freshman Composition with a company emphasis.Technical Writing: A Practical Approach offers an easy-to-use approach towards learning the fundamentals of technical writing. The author's writing style is reader-friendly, and engages the student by providing a comprehensive overview of current topics in technical writing.
- Paperback | 652 pages
- 220.98 x 276.86 x 43.18mm | 1,859.72g
- 01 Aug 1999
- Pearson Education (US)
- United States
- 4th edition
- illustrations (some colour), colour map
Table of contents
PART I. 1. Process in Technical Writing. 2. McDuff, Inc.: Ethics and Globalism in the Workplace. 3. Organizing Information. 4. Page Design. PART II. 5. Patterns of Organization. 6. Process Descriptions and Instructions. 7. Letters, Memos, and Electronic Communication. 8. Informal Reports. 9. Formal Reports. 10. Proposals and Feasibility Studies. PART III. 11. Graphics. 12. Oral Communication. 13. Technical Research. 14. The Job Search. 15. Style in Technical Writing. Appendix A: Online Technical Documents. Appendix B: Handbook. Index.