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Writing for Engineers

Joan van Emden Lucinda Becker



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Red Globe Press
22 November 2017
This book is full of practical advice and useful examples to help students and engineers write clearly, accurately and impressively. This updated fourth edition features new material on technical notes, inspection reports and business cases, along with abstracts and summaries. It is an essential aid for today's engineers.
By:   Joan van Emden, Lucinda Becker
Imprint:   Red Globe Press
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Edition:   4th ed. 2018
Dimensions:   Height: 210mm,  Width: 148mm, 
Weight:   222g
ISBN:   9781352000474
ISBN 10:   1352000474
Series:   Macmillan Study Skills
Pages:   154
Publication Date:   22 November 2017
Audience:   College/higher education ,  Professional and scholarly ,  Primary ,  Undergraduate
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active
Preface.- Introduction.- Vocabulary.- Sentences and Punctuation.- Paragraph and Format.- Good Style.- The Presentation of Written Information.- Writing for Publication.- The Presentation of Written Information.- Further Reading.- Words and Phrases Discussed in the Text.- Index.

Joan van Emden was Director of the Jove Centre, a consultancy specializing in technical writing and presentations. She was also a visiting lecturer at the University of Reading, UK and wrote a number of books on communication issues. Lucinda Becker is Professor of Pedagogy in English Literature at the University of Reading, UK. She is also a professional trainer and the author of The Mature Student's Handbook and 14 Days to Exam Success and Presentation Skills for Students (with Joan van Emden).

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