Technical Writing

Technical Writing : Process and Product

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The significantly enhanced, completely revised, full color 5th edition of Technical Writing: Process and Product guides students through the entire writing process-prewriting, writing, and rewriting-developing an easy-to-use, step-by-step technique for writing the types of documents they will encounter on the job. The authors' student-friendly style engages students in the writing process and encourages hands-on application as well as discussions about ethics, audience identification, electronic communication, and the role of technical writing in the workplace.show more

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  • Paperback | 704 pages
  • 203.2 x 274.3 x 27.9mm | 1,315.43g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 5th edition
  • col. Illustrations
  • 0131196642
  • 9780131196643

Table of contents

UNIT 1 DEFINING TECHNICAL WRITING Chapter 1 An Introduction to Technical Writing Chapter 2 Producing the Product Chapter 3 Objectives in Technical Writing Chapter 4 Audience Recognition and Involvement UNIT 2 CORRESPONDENCE Chapter 5 Memos and E-mail Chapter 6 Letters Chapter 7 The Job Search UNIT 3 VISUAL APPEAL Chapter 8 Document Design Chapter 9 Graphics UNIT 4 TECHNICAL APPLICATIONS Chapter 10 Fliers, Brochures, and Newsletters Chapter 11 Technical Descriptions Chapter 12 Instructions and User's Manuals UNIT 5 ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION Chapter 13 Online Help and Web Sites UNIT 6 REPORT STRATEGIES Chapter 14 Research Chapter 15 The Summary Chapter 16 Reports Chapter 17 Proposals Chapter 18 Oral Communication UNIT 7 GRAMMAR HANDBOOK Chapter 19 Grammar, Punctuation, Mechanics, and Spellingshow more

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