Strategies For Technical Communication In The Workplace, Books A La Carte Edition, Mla Update Edition by Laura J. GurakStrategies For Technical Communication In The Workplace, Books A La Carte Edition, Mla Update Edition by Laura J. Gurak

Strategies For Technical Communication In The Workplace, Books A La Carte Edition, Mla Update…

byLaura J. Gurak, John M. Lannon

Loose Leaf | June 23, 2016

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For introductory courses in Technical Communication.

This version of Strategies for Technical Communication in the Workplace has been updated to reflect the 8th edition of the MLA Handbook (April 2016). The 8th edition introduces sweeping changes to the philosophy and details of MLA works cited entries. Responding to the “increasing mobility of texts,” MLA now encourages writers to focus on the process of crafting the citation, beginning with the same questions for any source. These changes, then, align with current best practices in the teaching of writing which privilege inquiry and critical thinking over rote recall and rule-following.


Complete but streamlined coverage, with a focus on audience and purpose

Based on the acclaimed Technical Communication by Lannon and Gurak, Strategies for Technical Communication in the Workplace prepares students for workplace writing through a clear and concise writing style, useful checklists, practical applications, numerous sample documents, and coverage of technology and global issues. The third edition addresses changing technology in the workplace with a complete chapter on social media, updated examples, and sample documents. This brief and affordable text is accessible to students of all writing levels.

 


Laura J. Gurak is associate professor at the University of Minnesota, faculty fellow at the University of Minnestoa Law School, and director of the Internet Studies Center.
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Title:Strategies For Technical Communication In The Workplace, Books A La Carte Edition, Mla Update…Format:Loose LeafDimensions:496 pages, 8.9 × 7.2 × 0.7 inPublished:June 23, 2016Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0134582462

ISBN - 13:9780134582467

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