Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace

Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace, 13th edition

  • Joseph M. Williams, 
  • Joseph Bizup

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Overview

Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace emphasizes the importance of style in writing for a global audience. The text helps you understand what readers expect and encourages you to revise your writing to meet those expectations. Highlights include advice on gender-neutral writing and writing for global audiences.

Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2021

ISBN-13: 9780137536603

Subject: Composition

Category: Style

Table of contents

PART I: STYLE AS CHOICE
1. Correctness and Style

PART II: CLARITY
2. Actions
3. Characters
4. Cohesion and Coherence
5. Emphasis

PART III: CLARITY OF FORM
6. Framing Documents
7. Framing Sections

PART IV: GRACE
8.Concision
9. Shape
10. Elegance

PART V: ETHICS
11. The Ethics of Clarity
12. Beyond Clarity

Appendix I: Punctuation
Appendix II: Using Sources

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