The Longman Handbook for Writers and Readers / Edition 2

The Longman Handbook for Writers and Readers / Edition 2

by Christopher M. Anson, Robert A. Schwegler
     
 

A comprehensive reference to grammar, writing, research, and documentation, The Longman Handbook offers a unique emphasis on how to write for different audiences — academic, workplace, and public.  No matter what you are trying to write — an essay for college, a business proposal for your boss, an email memo, or a

See more details below

Overview

A comprehensive reference to grammar, writing, research, and documentation, The Longman Handbook offers a unique emphasis on how to write for different audiences — academic, workplace, and public.  No matter what you are trying to write — an essay for college, a business proposal for your boss, an email memo, or a letter - The Longman Handbook will give you the help you need

 

Helps readers write better.  grammar, writing process, research process, how to document sources.  

Anyone who wants to write better.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321058041
Publisher:
Addison-Wesley
Publication date:
09/08/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
979
Product dimensions:
5.39(w) x 8.27(h) x 0.54(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. 1Writing, reading, and thinking : joining communities1
Pt. 2Drafting and revising : shaping your writing for your community73
Pt. 3Representing yourself : creating a place in a community145
Pt. 4Editing for grammar205
Pt. 5Editing for sentence problems291
Pt. 6Editing for word choice377
Pt. 7Editing for punctuation, mechanics, and spelling413
Pt. 8Using research strategies : reading and writing within a research community517
Pt. 9Using citation styles637
Pt. 10Writing argumentative papers747
Pt. 11Writing across the curriculum799

Read More

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >