9781111344542

Writing A Manual for the Digital Age with Exercises, Brief

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    9781111344542

  • ISBN10:

    111134454X

  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Spiral Bound
  • Copyright: 1/1/2011
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning

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Summary

With its innovative content, captivating design, and practical advice, WRITING: A MANUAL FOR THE DIGITAL AGE WITH EXERCISES, BRIEF Second Edition, will help you learn to write effectively and confidently in situations that matter to you. The book's visual examples and helpful checklists show you how to make smart rhetorical decisions about writing, research, documentation, design, technology, and grammar. It's an indispensable handbook that you'll turn to time and again--whether writing and researching projects in college, designing a marketing brochure, or posting to your blog.

Table of Contents

Managing Your Writing
Writing and Rhetoric in Context
Inventing and Developing Content
Revising, Editing, and Proofreading
Reading And Writing Critically
Reading Critically
Reading Literature Critically
Reading Images Critically
Writing Arguments
Writing for Business and the Workplace
Conducting Research
Conceptualizing the Research Project
Online Research
Library and Field Research
Using Source Ethically
MLA Style
MLA Documentation
APA, CMS, CSE, And CGOS Styles
APA Documentation
CMS Documentation
CSE Documentation
Designing And Presenting Information
Using Visuals to Inform and Persuade
Desktop Publishing and Graphic Design for Writers
Designing Interactive Oral Presentations
Writing In Digital Spaces
Networking with Others on the Web
Writing and Rhetoric on the Web
Writing for Online Courses (New chapter!)
Designing Websites and Multimedia Projects
Making Choices About Style
Sentences in Context
Parallelism
Coordination and Subordination
Conciseness, Variety, and Emphasis
Effective Word Use
Language and Diverse Audiences
Understanding And Revising Sentences
Parts of Speech and Sentence Structure
Fragments
Run-Ons and Comma Splices
Pronouns
Verbs
Subject-Verb Agreement
Adjectives, Adverbs, and Modifying Phrases
Punctuating With Purpose
End Punctuation
Commas
Semicolons
Colons
Apostrophes
Quotation Marks
Other Punctuation Marks
Understanding Mechanics
Capitalization and Italics
Abbreviations and Numbers
Spelling and Hyphens
Grammar For Multilingual Writers
ESL Writing for Academic Purposes
Nouns and Articles
Verbs and Verbals
English Sentence Structure
Glossary
Index
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