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Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace Plus NEW MyCompLab -- Access Card Package / Edition 11
     

Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace Plus NEW MyCompLab -- Access Card Package / Edition 11

by Joseph M. Williams, Joseph Bizup
 

ISBN-10: 0321917847

ISBN-13: 9780321917843

Pub. Date: 02/13/2013

Publisher: Longman

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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.

0321917847 / 9780321917843 Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace Plus NEW MyCompLab -- Access Card Package

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321917843
Publisher:
Longman
Publication date:
02/13/2013
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Part One Style as Choice

Lesson One Understanding Style

Lesson Two Correctness

Part Two Clarity

Lesson Three Actions

Lesson Four Characters

Lesson Five Cohesion and Coherence

Lesson Six Emphasis

Part Three Clarity of Form

Lesson Seven Motivation

Lesson Eight Global Coherence

Part Four Grace

Lesson Nine Concision

Lesson Ten Shape

Lesson Eleven Elegance

Part Five Ethics

Lesson Twelve The Ethics of Style

Appendix i· Punctuation

Appendix II· Using Sources

Glossary

Suggested Answers

Acknowledgments

Index

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