Working It out: A Troubleshooting Guide for Writers / Edition 2

Working It out: A Troubleshooting Guide for Writers / Edition 2

by Barbara Fine Clouse
     
 

ISBN-10: 0070116199

ISBN-13: 9780070116191

Pub. Date: 07/28/1996

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

Working It Out, Second Edition, is an easy-to-use guide that helps people write better by helping them discover writing procedures that work well. It is a handy compendium of strategies that covers that full range of the writing process: discovering ideas to write about, assessing the audience, establishing a purpose for writing, and refining the draft into a polished…  See more details below

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Working It Out, Second Edition, is an easy-to-use guide that helps people write better by helping them discover writing procedures that work well. It is a handy compendium of strategies that covers that full range of the writing process: discovering ideas to write about, assessing the audience, establishing a purpose for writing, and refining the draft into a polished piece. In its new edition, Working It Out builds on the success of the first edition by adding over two dozen new strategies, new material on common myths about writing, information on what to do if your draft is too long, and an expanded discussion of punctuation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070116191
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
07/28/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
176

Table of Contents

Preface
A Preface to the Student: How to Use This Book
Pt. 1Prewriting15
Pt. 2Drafting41
Pt. 3Revising65
Pt. 4Editing95
Pt. 5Writing Practice143
Appendix 1Keeping a Process Log151
Appendix 2Using Reader Response Questionnaires153
Appendix 3Coping with Essay Examinations156
Index159

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