Technical Communication: Process and Product / Edition 6

Paperback (Print)
Rent
Rent from BN.com
$33.31
(Save 71%)
Est. Return Date: 09/09/2014
Buy Used
Buy Used from BN.com
$86.00
(Save 25%)
Item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging.
Condition: Used – Good details
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $1.99
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 98%)
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (28) from $1.99   
  • New (2) from $49.97   
  • Used (26) from $1.99   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$49.97
Seller since 2007

Feedback rating:

(128)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

New
PAPERBACK New 0136154751 Brand new book. STUDENT US EDITION. Never used. Nice gift. Best buy. Shipped promptly and packaged carefully.

Ships from: Woodinville, WA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$50.00
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:

(136)

Condition: New
Brand new.

Ships from: acton, MA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by

Overview

Technical Communication: Process and Product, Sixth Edition, offers a wealth of tools for creating effective written communication in the workplace. A step-by-step process, complete with process logs and student-written samples, will help the reader learn how to craft correspondence, documents, and presentations that will get the job done.

New to this edition:

  • Coverage of audience analysis and contextual writing is now integrated throughout the text and supported by numerous writing examples
  • Collaborative writing is now introduced in Chapter 1 and supported throughout the book with collaboration exercises
  • Coverage of contemporary communication forms, such as instant messaging and blogging, and how to use them appropriately
  • A chapter on persuasive communication (Chapter 10)
  • A chapter on long formal reports with an emphasis on the importance and use of research in these reports (Chapter 16)
  • Pedagogical elements to aid learning include:
  • Problem-Solving Think Pieces to help students practice critical thinking skills
  • FAQs addressing commonly-asked questions about chapter topics
  • Technology Tips focusing on the use of Microsoft Word 2007
  • Many new Writing at Work chapter-opening vignettes and case study assignments
  • Many new Before and After writing examples
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780136154754
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
  • Publication date: 12/14/2007
  • Series: MyTechCommLab Series
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 6
  • Pages: 672
  • Product dimensions: 7.97 (w) x 9.99 (h) x 0.97 (d)

Table of Contents

TABLE OF CONTENTS

CHAPTER 1 An Introduction to Technical Communication

CHAPTER 2 The Communication Process

CHAPTER 3 The Goals of Technical Communication

CHAPTER 4 Recognizing and Involving Audience

Chapter 5 Research and Documentation

CHAPTER 6 Routine Correspondence: Memos, Letters, E-Mail Messages, and Instant Messaging

CHAPTER 7 Employment Communication

CHAPTER 8 Document Design

CHAPTER 9 Graphics: Figures and Tables

CHAPTER 10 Persuasive Communication

CHAPTER 11 Technical Descriptions and Process Analyses

CHAPTER 12 Instructions

CHAPTER 13 Blogging, Online Help, and Website Design

CHAPTER 14 Summarizing Technical Communication

CHAPTER 15 Short, Informal Reports

CHAPTER 16 Long, Formal Reports

CHAPTER 17 Proposals

CHAPTER 18 Oral Communication

APPENDIX Grammar, Punctuation, Mechanics, and Spelling

Works Cited

Index

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)