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The Wordsmith in Academe [microform] : Publications Editing for Colleges and Universities / Kenneth H. Walker
Bib ID 5554932
Format MicroformMicroform, BookBook
Author
Walker, Kenneth H
 
Description [Washington, D.C.] : Distributed by ERIC Clearinghouse, 1991 
58 p. 
Summary

This manual deals with publications editing for institutions of higher education. The manual is addressed to editors both experienced and inexperienced, and to those interested in the field of editing. Included in the manual are the following eight chapters: (1) Mighty Are the Preparations; (2) Context First, Text Later; (3) Coworkers; (4) Approaches; (5) Unspoken Assumptions; (6) The Acts of Editing; (7) Overload and How To Avoid It; and (8) Nuts and Bolts. An appendix, containing "Helpful Books" and "A Letter That Could Be Better," is attached. (HB)

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ERIC Note: Published by the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Publications Office.

May also be available online. Address as at 14/8/18: https://eric.ed.gov/

Reproduction Microfiche. [Washington D.C.]: ERIC Clearinghouse microfiches : positive. 
Subjects Academic Discourse.  |  Editing.  |  Editors.  |  Higher Education.  |  Proofreading.  |  Publishing Industry.  |  Scholarly Journals.  |  School Publications.  |  Writing for Publication.  |  Editor Role  |  Professional Concerns Text Factors
Form/genre Guides, Non-Classroom.
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