Style + Mywritinglab Access Card: Lessons in Clarity and Grace

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Pearson Education, Jun 4, 2014 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 272 pages
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Engaging and direct, Style: Lessons in Clarity and Graceis the guidebook for anyone who wants to write well.Engaging and direct,Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace is the guidebook for anyone who wants to write well.

Williams' own clear, accessible style models the kind of writing that audiences–both in college and after–will admire. The principles offered here help writers understand what readers expect and encourage writers to revise to meet those expectations more effectively. This book is all you need to understand the principles of effective writing.

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About the author (2014)

Williams is Professor of English and Linguistics at the University of Chicago, where he co-directs its Institute on Critical Thinking and Higher Order Reasoning. He received his Ph.D. in English and linguistics from the University of Wisconsin.

Joseph Bizup (Ph.D., Indiana University) is an Associate Professor of English and Director of the Arts and Sciences Writing Program at Boston University. He previously taught and directed writing programs at Yale University and Columbia University. His scholarly interests include nineteenth-century literature, especially nonfiction prose; and writing studies, especially genre, style, and argumentation.

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