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Style : lessons in clarity and grace / Joseph M. Williams ; revised by Gregory G. Colomb.

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Author/Creator:
Williams, Joseph M.
Language:
English.
Publication date:
2010
Imprint:
10th ed. - Boston : Longman, c2010.
Format:
  • Book
  • xv, 265 p. ; 22 cm.
Note:
Previous ed.: 2007.
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
  • PART ONE: Style as Choice Lesson One: Understanding Style Lesson Two: Correctness PART TWO: Clarity Lesson Three: Actions Lesson Four: Characters Lesson Five: Cohesion and Coherence Lesson Six: Emphasis PART THREE: Grace Lesson Seven: Concision Lesson Eight: Shape Lesson Nine: Elegance PART FOUR: Form Lesson Ten: Motivating Coherence Lesson Eleven: Global Coherence PART FIVE: Ethics Lesson Twelve: The Ethics of Style Appendix I: Punctuation Appendix II: Using Sources Glossary Suggested Answers.
  • (source: Nielsen Book Data)
Publisher's Summary:
Engaging and direct, Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace is the guidebook for anyone who wants to write well.Engaging and direct, Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace is the guidebook for anyone who wants to write well.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)
Contributor:
Colomb, Gregory G.
Subjects:
ISBN:
9780205747467
0205747469
9780205029884
0205029884

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