Technical English: Writing, Reading, and Speaking

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HarperCollins College, 1996 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 683 pages
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Nell Ann Pickett and Ann A. Laster have consulted-through seven editions-with people in business, industry, government, and the corporate world as well as with technical and vocational instructors and students, technical communicators, and other professionals to prepare this technical writing text. Their research has been invaluable, laying the foundations for a text students will want to read.

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User Review  - hermit_9 - LibraryThing

I bought this text used for an undergraduate technical communications course. It apparently made no impression on me at all. I don’t remember reading it. There are no highlights or margin notes even ... Read full review

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User Review  - AlexTheHunn - LibraryThing

Excellent resource for technical writing. It shows you how to adopt and maintain the appropriate tone and style. It clarifies differences between technical writing and general expository writing, to say nothing of fiction. Read full review

Contents

Intended Audience and Purpose
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CHAPTER 1
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Page Layout and Document Design
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