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Writers at work : strategies for communicating in business & professional settings

Author: Linda Flower; John Ackerman
Publisher: Fort Worth : Harcourt Brace College Publishers, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Appropriate as a primary text for business communication and professional writing, this book presents key strategies for communicating in a variety of professional settings. The text highlight collaborative learning exercises, invention strategies for business writing, ethical decision making and scenarios as writing models. A unique application of cognitive learning theory to professional communication, this text  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Linda Flower; John Ackerman
ISBN: 0155000071 9780155000070
OCLC Number: 30590308
Description: xii, 382 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Contexts and strategies for writers at work --
Reading the context --
Strategies for planning --
Turning plans into drafts --
Evaluating and testing as you revise --
Working with others --
Models for writing --
Tools for writers.
Responsibility: Linda Flower, John Ackerman.

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Appropriate as a primary text for business communication and professional writing, this book presents key strategies for communicating in a variety of professional settings. The text highlight collaborative learning exercises, invention strategies for business writing, ethical decision making and scenarios as writing models. A unique application of cognitive learning theory to professional communication, this text represents the first social/cognitive rhetoric for business writing.

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