Edit: A Guide to Layout, Design and Publication by Scott Downman

Edit: A Guide to Layout, Design and Publication

byScott Downman

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Edit outline the foundations of layout and then applies it to journalism, online journalism and public relations. It outlines the principles, strategies and theory necessary for developing contemporary layout and clarifies that the elements of page design and sub-editing need to be explainedand highlighted so that the publications that are produced are readable and attractive. The book focuses on the theory necessary for producing contemporary layout before looking at the practical application. To demonstrate the theory a combination of case studies and examples are used. It is a one-stop guide for sub-editors and layout artists.

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Scott Downman is a Media Trainer with ethnic minorities in Northern Thailand.
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Title:Edit: A Guide to Layout, Design and PublicationFormat:PaperbackDimensions:216 pages, 9.69 × 7.56 × 0.47 inPublished:August 17, 2008Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0195562038

ISBN - 13:9780195562033

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction to publication design2. The sub-editor's role3. Spel cheque - Style, grammar and news production4. Designing pages5. Fonts and formats6. Writing headlines and captions7. Power pictures8. Ethics and editing9. Public relations publications10. Online news11. Online design