Carver Mead California Institute of Technology “BUGS in Writing deserves to become a standard. I wish I’d had Lyn Dupre as my fifth-grade English teacher. BUGS in Writing, Revised Edition was developed for anyone who writes and works with Lyn Dupre presents independent and easily digestible segments. BUGS in Writing, Revised Edition: A Guide to Debugging Your Prose, 2nd Edition . Lyn Dupre. © |Addison-Wesley Professional | Out of print. Share this.
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Contents Passive or Missing Agents H i. This would be a great supplementary text for any course in technical writing. I did not know how bad my writing was untill I read this book.
Account Options Sign in. I am a professor in CS and buy it for my students. A Guide to Responsible Conduct in Research: This book is really good for computer science students. Eminent, Emanate, Imminent, Immanent. To ask other readers questions about Bugs ljn Writingplease sign up.
Bugs in Writing: A Guide to Debugging Your Prose (Lyn Dupré)
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However, it is geared to technical and academic writers who usually understand their material but are not so skilled at passing along that understanding. Dates and Times of Day. Passive or Missing Agents H i. From inside the book.
BUGS in Writing, Revised Edition: A Guide to Debugging Your Prose, 2nd Edition
Perhaps the biggest problem is that it makes no attempt either to use underlying principles of grammar and syntax or to teach them, giving it a very ad hoc feel, as if it were simply papering over the cracks in narrowly scientific educations.
Learn more about Amazon Prime. Visual Aids for Presentations. Passive or Missing Agents i. Lists with This Book. She has edited over books for various major publishers, and has worked for numerous academic institutions. She studied philosophy and law at Barnard College and at Cambridge University. Then get this one. She has had over 15 years of experience as a buys copy editor and developmental editor, specializing writnig computer-science, science, and medical textbooks. I found parts of Bugs in Writing bbugs, but overall I thought it a rather poor work.
BUGS was developed for anyone who writes and who works with computers, including computer and other scientists, students, professors, business people, programmers, and technical writers.
Overview Contents Order Authors Overview. Her fondest hope is that the availability of this book will eliminate any future need for her work as a copy editor. Showing of 23 reviews. PaperbackRevised wriiting, pages.
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I didn’t know “moiety” was used outside anthropology; most people I ask don’t know the word at all. She has had over 15 years of experience as a freelance copy editor and developmental editor, specializing in computer-science, science, and medical textbooks.