Authors: Charles Lowe, Pavel Zemliansky,
Publisher: Parlor Press
Keywords: writing, volume, spaces, readings
Number of Pages: 288
Published: 2010-05-20
ISBN-10: 1602351848
ISBN-13: 9781602351844

Volumes in WRITING SPACES: READINGS ON WRITING offer multiple perspectives on a wide-range of topics about writing, much like the model made famous by Wendy Bishop’s "The Subject Is . . ." series. In each chapter, authors present their unique views, insights, and strategies for writing by addressing the undergraduate reader directly. Drawing on their own experiences, these teachers-as-writers invite students to join in the larger conversation about developing nearly every aspect of craft of writing. Consequently, each essay functions as a standalone text that can easily complement other
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Author: Bill Welch
Publisher: Mercyhurst College Institute for Intelligence Stud
Keywords: manual, style, analyst’s
Number of Pages: 41
Published: 2008
ISBN-10: 0977388115
ISBN-13: 9780977388110

PREFACE The Analyst’s Style Manual is a product intended to assist student analysts with the many perplexing and complex rules they should follow in producing written intelligence products. When to capitalize? When to use numerals? When to spell out numbers? Where does a comma go? How to abbreviate? When to abbreviate? The list of questions goes on. The answers are in this manual. Follow these rules when you write intelligence products. Doing so keeps decisionmakers from being distracted by poor writing, spelling or grammar. Doing so also keeps products consistent. Inconsistency
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Author: Richard P. Gabriel
Publisher: Pearson Educatio
Keywords: patterns, poetry, things, making, workshops, work, writers’
Number of Pages: 288
Published: 2002-06-17
ISBN-10: 020172183X
ISBN-13: 9780201721836

For more than 100 years, Writers’ Workshops have offered writers deep and generous insights into their own work: insights that have helped them improve, and often inspired them to take their work in exciting new directions. Recently, technical, scientific, and business professionals have also discovered the immense value of the Writers’ Workshop format in solving their creative problems. Now, an experienced leader and participant shows how Writers’ Workshops work -- and how they can help everyone from poets to software architects. Richard P. Gabriel considers the Writers&rsqu
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Author: S.D. Sharma
Publisher: Sarup & Sons
Keywords: engineers, professionals, writing, communication, scientific, technical, textbook
Number of Pages: 532
Published: 2007-01-01
ISBN-10: 8176257516
ISBN-13: 9788176257510
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Author: Traci Gardner
Publisher: Natl Council of Teacher
Keywords: assignments, writing, designing
Number of Pages: 109
Published: 2008-02-21
ISBN-10: 0814110851
ISBN-13: 9780814110850

Effective student writing begins with well-designed classroom assignments. In Designing Writing Assignments, veteran educator Traci Gardner offers practical ways for teachers to develop assignments that will allow students to express their creativity and grow as writers and thinkers while still addressing the many demands of resource-stretched classrooms. Gardner explores how to balance pedagogical and curricular goals with the needs of multiple learners while managing everyday challenges such as mandates, testing, and the paper load. She uses her classroom experience to provide ideas on how t
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Author: Gerald P. DelahuntyJames J. Garvey
Publisher: Parlor Press
Keywords: sense, sound, language, english
Number of Pages: 478
Published: 2010-05-01
ISBN-10: 1602351805
ISBN-13: 9781602351806

Grounded in linguistic research and argumentation, THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE: FROM SOUND TO SENSE offers readers who have little or no analytic understanding of English a thorough treatment of the various components of the language. Its goal is to help readers become independent language analysts capable of critically evaluating claims about the language and the people who use it. Written in a clear style, it guides its readers on topics including basic assumptions about language and discourse, pronunciation, word-formation strategies, parts of speech, clause elements and patterns, how
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Author: William Strunk
Publisher: eBookDB.org
Keywords: original, style, elements
Number of Pages: 52
Published: 2008-09-17
ISBN-10: 9562916464
ISBN-13: 9789562916462

A masterpiece in the art of clear and concise writing, and an exemplar of the principles it explains.INTRODUCTORY from the BookThis book is intended for use in English courses in which the practice of compositionis combined with the study of literature. It aims to give in brief space the principalrequirements of plain English style. It aims to lighten the task of instructor and studentby concentrating attention (in Chapters II and III) on a few essentials, the rules of usageand principles of composition most commonly violated. The numbers of the sectionsmay be used as references in correcting
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