Technical Communications, Seventh Canadian Edition by John M. LannonTechnical Communications, Seventh Canadian Edition by John M. Lannon

Technical Communications, Seventh Canadian Edition

byJohn M. Lannon, Don Klepp, Shannon Kelly

Paperback | January 23, 2017

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Technical Communication  offers complete coverage of technical communication, business communication, and professional writing in a user-friendly writing style. The seventh edition offers new material in response to the rapid changes taking place in communications technology, and looks at how those changes have altered the way that technical communicators complete their tasks. 

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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.
Title:Technical Communications, Seventh Canadian EditionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:10 × 8 × 0.75 inPublished:January 23, 2017Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Part 1:             Communicating in the Workplace

Chapter 1:      Introduction to Technical Communications

Chapter 2:      Preparing to Write: Audience/Purpose Analysis

Chapter 3:      Writing Efficiently  

Chapter 4:      Collaborating at Work

Chapter 5:      Writing Persuasively

Chapter 6:      Writing Ethically


Part 2:             Information Gathering, Analysis, and Manipulation

Chapter 7:      Gathering Information

Chapter 8:      Recording and Reviewing Research Findings

Chapter 9:      Documenting Research Findings  

Chapter 10:    Summarizing  Information


Part 3:             Structural, Style, and Format Elements

Chapter 11:    Organizing for Readers  

Chapter 12:    Designing Visuals

Chapter 13:    Designing Pages and Documents


Part 4:             Descriptive Writing

Chapter 14:    Definitions

Chapter 15:    Descriptions and Specifications  

Chapter 16:    Process Analyses, Instructions, and Procedures

Chapter 17:    Manuals and Usability Testing


Part 5:             Applications

Chapter 18:    Proposals  

Chapter 19:    Formal Analytical Reports

Chapter 20:    Adding Document Supplements

Chapter 21:    Short Reports

Chapter 22:    Workplace Correspondence: Letters, Memos, and Email

Chapter 23:    Job-search Communications

Chapter 24:    Oral Presentations

Chapter 25:    Using Electronic Media