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The Chicago manual of style.

Author: University of Chicago. Press.
Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : The University of Chicago Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 16th editionView all editions and formats
Provides information on manuscript preparation, punctuation, spelling, quotations, captions, tables, abbreviations, references, bibliographies, notes, and indexes, with sections on journals and electronic media.

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Genre/Form: Handbook
Reference works
Style manuals
Gidsen (vorm)
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Chicago manual of style.
Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, ©2010
(DLC) 2009053612
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: University of Chicago. Press.
ISBN: 0226104206 9780226104201
OCLC Number: 743384750
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations
Contents: The publishing process --
Books and journals --
Overview --
The parts of a book --
The parts of a journal --
Considerations for web-based publications --
Manuscript preparation, manuscript editing, and proofreading --
Overview and process outline --
Manuscript preparation guidelines for authors --
Manuscript editing --
Proofreading --
Illustrations and tables --
Overview --
Illustrations --
Tables --
Rights, permissions, and copyright administration / by William S. Strong --
Overview --
Copyright law and the licensing of rights --
The publishing agreement --
Subsidiary rights and permissions --
The author's responsibilities --
Style and usage --
Grammar and usage / by Bryan A. Garner --
Grammar --
Word usage --
Punctuation --
Overview --
Punctuation in relation to surrounding text --
Periods --
Commas --
Semicolons --
Colons --
Question marks --
Exclamation points --
Hyphens and dashes --
Parentheses --
Brackets and braces --
Slashes --
Quotation marks --
Apostrophes --
Multiple punctuation marks --
Lists and outline style --
Spelling, distinctive treatment of words, and compounds --
Overview --
Plurals --
Possessives --
Contractions and interjections --
Word division --
A and an, o and oh --
Ligatures --
Italics, capitals, and quotation marks --
Compounds and hyphenation --
Names and terms --
Overview --
Personal names --
Titles and offices --
Epithets, kinship names, and personifications --
Ethnic, socioeconomic, and other groups --
Names of places --
Words derived from proper names --
Names of organizations --
Historical and cultural terms --
Calendar and time designations --
Religious names and terms --
Military terms --
Names of ships and other vehicles --
Scientific terminology --
Brand names and trademarks --
Titles of works --
Signs and mottoes --
Numbers --
Overview --
Numerals versus words --
Plurals and punctuation of numbers --
Inclusive numbers --
Roman numerals --
Abbreviations --
Overview --
Names and titles --
Geographical terms --
Designations of time --
Scholarly abbreviations --
Biblical abbreviations --
Technology and science --
Business and commerce --
Foreign languages --
Overview --
Titles and other proper names --
Languages using the Latin alphabet --
Languages usually transliterated (or romanized) --
Classical Greek --
Old English and middle English --
American sign language --
Mathematics in type --
Overview --
Style of mathematical expressions --
Preparation and editing of paper manuscripts --
Quotations and dialogue --
Overview --
Permissible changes to quotations --
Quotations in relation to text --
Quotation marks --
Ellipses --
Interpolations and clarifications --
Citing sources in text --
Foreign-language quotations --
Documentation --
Documentation I: notes and bibliography --
Source citations: an overview --
Notes and bibliography: basic format, with examples and variations --
Notes --
Bibliographies --
Books --
Periodicals --
Interviews and personal communications --
Unpublished and informally published material --
Special types of references --
Audiovisual materials --
Legal and public documents --
Documentation II: author-date references --
Overview --
Author-date references: basic format, with examples and variations --
Reference lists and text citations --
Author-date references: special cases --
Indexes --
Overview --
Components of an index --
General principles of indexing --
Indexing proper names and variants --
Indexing titles of publications and other works --
Alphabetizing --
Punctuating indexes: a summary --
The mechanics of indexing --
Editing an index compiled by someone else --
Typographical considerations for indexes --
Examples of indexes --
Appendix A: production and digital technology --
Overview --
Markup --
Design --
The electronic workflow --
Options for presenting content --
Print technologies --
Appendix B: glossary.
Other Titles: Chicago manual of style online


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