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ERIC Number: ED354507
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
Pages: 58
Abstractor: N/A
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The Wordsmith in Academe: Publications Editing for Colleges and Universities.
Walker, Kenneth H.
This manual deals with publications editing for institutions of higher education. The manual is addressed to editors both experienced and inexperienced, and to those interested in the field of editing. Included in the manual are the following eight chapters: (1) Mighty Are the Preparations; (2) Context First, Text Later; (3) Coworkers; (4) Approaches; (5) Unspoken Assumptions; (6) The Acts of Editing; (7) Overload and How To Avoid It; and (8) Nuts and Bolts. An appendix, containing "Helpful Books" and "A Letter That Could Be Better," is attached. (HB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
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