Contemporary Editing with Online Learning Center

Contemporary Editing with Online Learning Center

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780072935196
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date: 06/25/2004
Edition description: REV
Pages: 336
Product dimensions: 7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Section 1: Approaching the StoryChapter 1. Focus on Fundamentals: The Editor Within Chapter 2. Focus on News Judgment: The Editor's Attitude Chapter 3. Focus on Skills and Tools: The Editor in the Newsroom Chapter 4. Focus on Grammar: The Mechanics of Language Chapter 5. Focus on Good Writing: Strong and Graceful Prose Chapter 6. Focus on Headlnes: Precision, Power and Poetry Section 2: Inside the Story Chapter 7. News Close to Home: Editing Local and Community Media Chapter 8. News from Afar: Editing Wire Stories Chapter 9. Making a Long Story Short: Editing for Brevity and Clarity Chapter 10. Working with Writers: Editing Features Chapter 11. No Safety in Numbers: Stories Based on Poll and Surveys Chapter 12. Doing Justice: Ethical and Legal Issues Section 3: Beyond the Story Chapter 13. An Eye for News: Editing Photos Chapter 14. Showing the Story: Editing Information Graphics Chapter 15. The Balancing Act: Designing Pages Chapter 16. The Future Now: Convergence and the Web

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