9780321024084

Style

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  • ISBN13:

    9780321024084

  • ISBN10:

    0321024087

  • Edition: 6th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 5/1/1999
  • Publisher: Addison-Wesley
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Summary

Engaging and direct, "Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace "is "the "guidebook for anyone who wants to write well. Key Benefit Engaging guidebook for anyone who wants to write well. Key Topics Style, Clarity, Grace, Form, Ethics Guidelines for writing. Market: General Interest: Improving writing

Table of Contents

Preface v
PART I Style as Choice 1(38)
LESSON ONE Understanding Style
3(11)
LESSON TWO Correctness
14(25)
PART II Clarity 39(98)
LESSON THREE Clarity 1: Actions
41(27)
LESSON FOUR Clarity 2: Characters
68(29)
LESSON FIVE Cohesion and Coherence
97(21)
LESSON SIX Emphasis
118(19)
PART III Grace 137(80)
LESSON SEVEN Concision
139(26)
LESSON EIGHT Shape
165(26)
LESSON NINE Elegance
191(26)
PART IV Ethics 217(34)
LESSON TEN The Ethics of Prose
219(32)
Appendix: Punctuation 251(22)
Glossary 273(14)
Suggested Answers 287(16)
Acknowledgments 303(2)
Index 305

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