This easy-to-read, concise book is filled with examples, hints, reminders and reviews designed to help engineers and scientists develop effective writing skills. Use the book to learn to write better reports, memos, and journal articles and keep it close at hand when you have questions about organization, clarity and style, writing and revising rough drafts, graphics, workplace writing, computers in writing, and legal issues in writing. The book also contains four helpful appendices on common errors, equations and abbreviations, preparing manuscripts for publication, and documenting information sources. Effective Writing Strategies for Engineers and Scientists provides easy training for the type of writing required of engineers and scientists, gives specific advise for conveying complicated information, and describes how to synthesize information according to specific writing strategies. It is a qmustq for every scientist's and engineer's bookshelf.The most common flaws in instructions fall into the following three categories: ac The instructions assume too much. ac The language is ... A good everyday example of these is the instructions that accompany sewing patterns. Unless you alreadyanbsp;...
|Title||:||Effective Writing Strategies for Engineers and Scientists|
|Author||:||Donald C. Woolston|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 1988-06-30|