The Associated Press Stylebook 2015

The Associated Press Stylebook 2015
Author: Associated Press
Release: 2015-07-14
Editor: Basic Books
Pages: 496
ISBN: 0465062946
Language: en
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A fully revised and updated edition of the bible of the newspaper industry

The Associated Press Stylebook 2017

The Associated Press Stylebook 2017
Author: The Associated Press
Release: 2017-07-11
Editor: Basic Books
Pages: 536
ISBN: 0465093043
Language: en
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The style of the Associated Press is the gold standard for news writing. With The AP Stylebook in hand, you can learn how to write and edit with the clarity and professionalism for which they are famous. Fully revised and updated, this new edition contains more than 3,000 A to Z entries—including more than 200 new ones—detailing the AP's rules on grammar, spelling, punctuation, capitalization, abbreviation, and word and numeral usage. You'll find answers to such wide-ranging questions as: · When should the names of government bodies be spelled out and when should they be abbreviated? · What are the general definitions of the major religious movements? · Which companies do the big media conglomerates own? · Who are all the members of the British Commonwealth? · How should box scores for baseball games be filed? · What constitutes “fair use”? · What exactly does the Freedom of Information Act cover? With invaluable additional sections on the unique guidelines for business and sports reporting and on how you can guard against libel and copyright infringement, The AP Stylebook is the one reference that all writers, editors, and students cannot afford to be without.

Associated Press Stylebook And Briefing On Media Law 2002 Edition

Associated Press Stylebook And Briefing On Media Law 2002 Edition
Author: Associated Press
Release: 2002-07-03
Editor: Basic Books (AZ)
Pages: 406
ISBN: NWU:35556029377363
Language: en
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Offers guidelines to capitalization, abbreviations, punctuation, spelling, numerals, usage, and style.

Inside Reporting

Inside Reporting
Author: Tim Harrower
Release: 2007
Editor: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
Pages: 325
ISBN: STANFORD:36105131793601
Language: en
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This text does for reporting what Tim Harrower's The Newspaper Designer's Handbook has previously done for design: make it fun and accessible to newcomers. Harrower is an award-winning editor, designer and columnist who has previously taught at Portland State University and currently conducts journalism workshops. Inside Reporting emphasizes the basics but also provides a wealth of information on online reporting and packaging stories in more visual, interactive ways. It also includes more useful information on feature writing--from stories to reviews and column-writing--than any other text in the field.

The Associated Press Guide to News Writing

The Associated Press Guide to News Writing
Author: René Jacques Cappon
Release: 1991
Editor: Arco
Pages: 162
ISBN: 0130536792
Language: en
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A guide to writing style for all reporters, feature writers, editors, and journalism students. Demonstrates sound professional techniques to give stories clarity, precision and polish.

Newswriting and Reporting

Newswriting and Reporting
Author: Christopher Scanlan,Richard Craig
Release: 2014
Editor: Oxford University Press, USA
Pages: 512
ISBN: 0195336755
Language: en
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The Associated Press Stylebook 2020

The Associated Press Stylebook 2020
Author: Associated Press
Release: 2020-06-23
Editor: Basic Books
Pages: 656
ISBN: 1541647572
Language: en
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The Associated Press Stylebook 2015

The Associated Press Stylebook 2015
Author: The Associated Press
Release: 2015-07-14
Editor: Basic Books
Pages: 536
ISBN: 0465062946
Language: en
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DESCRIPTION BOOK:

This guide to newswriting details the Associated Press rules on grammar, spelling, capitalization and abbreviation. Fully revised and updated to reflect the latest changes in writing style, the stylebook is an essential reference for journalists, students, editors, and writers in all professions.

Watch Your Words

Watch Your Words
Author: Marda Dunsky
Release: 2015-06-24
Editor: Rowman & Littlefield
Pages: 108
ISBN: 9781442253445
Language: en
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The fourth edition of Watch Your Words incorporates current Associated Press style and a new guide to basic editing principles. As an accessible handbook for mastering baseline knowledge of punctuation, grammar, and usage, it is ideal for quick use in the classroom and the newsroom.

Writing and Reporting News A Coaching Method

Writing and Reporting News  A Coaching Method
Author: Carole Rich
Release: 2015-01-01
Editor: Cengage Learning
Pages: 496
ISBN: 9781305537842
Language: en
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Pulling examples straight from recent headlines, WRITING AND REPORTING NEWS: A COACHING METHOD, 8e uses tips and techniques from revered writing coaches and award-winning journalists to help you develop the writing and reporting skills you need to succeed in the changing world of journalism. Full-color photographs and a strong storytelling approach keep you captivated throughout the book. An entire chapter is devoted to media ethics, while ethical dilemmas in each chapter give you practice working through ethical issues before you face them on the job. Offering the most up-to-date coverage available, the Eighth Edition fully integrates multimedia content into the chapters-reflecting the way the news world actually operates. It also includes an all-new book glossary featuring many of the newer terms used in Journalism. Integrating new trends in the convergence of print, broadcast, and online media, WRITING AND REPORTING NEWS equips you with the fundamental skills you need for media careers now-and in the future. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Journalism Next

Journalism Next
Author: Mark Briggs
Release: 2015-07-01
Editor: CQ Press
Pages: 392
ISBN: 9781506311036
Language: en
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The Third Edition of Journalism Next: A Practical Guide to Digital Reporting and Publishing is the most informed, practical, and succinct guide to digital technology for journalists. Author Mark Briggs’ forward-thinking techniques and accessible style prepares today’s journalists for tomorrow’s media landscape transformations. Readers will learn how to effectively blog, crowdsource, use mobile technology, mine databases, and expertly capture audio and video to report with immediacy, cultivate community, and convey compelling stories. Briggs helps readers quickly improve their digital literacy by presenting the basics and building on them to progress towards more specialized skills within multimedia. Readers will become equipped to better manage online communities and build an online audience. Journalism Next is a quick yet valuable read that provides a detailed roadmap for journalists to reference time and time again.

Groping for Ethics in Journalism

Groping for Ethics in Journalism
Author: Gene Goodwin,H. Eugene Goodwin,Ron F. Smith
Release: 1994
Editor: Wiley-Blackwell
Pages: 390
ISBN: UOM:39015032587621
Language: en
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This edition updates the reader on the declining state of ethics in American journalism. It evaluates the rights and wrongs of journalistic behaviour and suggests ways journalists should improve their ethics. The book argues for greater compassion in dealing with human situations in the news.

Exploring Communication Law

Exploring Communication Law
Author: Randy Bobbitt
Release: 2017-11-22
Editor: Routledge
Pages: 352
ISBN: 9781351869539
Language: en
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Exploring Communication Law, Second Edition, provides an overview of the law as it pertains to print, broadcast, and online journalism, as well as non-journalistic forms of expression. It begins by introducing students to the First Amendment in a general sense, then explores how the principles of free speech are applied in various circumstances, such as political speech, sexual expression, and K-12 and college campuses. The text also explains the fundamentals of media law in areas such as defamation, privacy, the media and the courts, confidentiality and privilege, access to information, broadcasting, and cyberspace.

Editing for the Digital Age

Editing for the Digital Age
Author: Thom Lieb
Release: 2015-01-13
Editor: CQ Press
Pages: 200
ISBN: 9781483378411
Language: en
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A Balanced Approach for the Modern Writer and Editor Whether working in a traditional newsroom or as a one-person blogging operation, every good writer needs to become his or her own best editor. Editing for the Digital Age provides editors and writers with the tools necessary to ensure that published material is accurate, readable, and complete. Author Thom Lieb provides guidance in copy editing fundamentals, including correcting grammar, conforming the writing to a style guide, and revising material so that it is tightly written and clear. The text is designed for today’s digital publishing landscape and addresses the many issues writers and editors now face on a daily basis—handling legal issues such as liability, copyright, and libel; writing headlines that will attract readers; creating multimedia packages to support an article or post; and using various forms of social media to curate content and connect with audience members. Chapters focus on key areas and themes for editing in the digital age, and "Write Right" writing and grammar exercises are woven into every chapter to progressively build students’ editing skills.

Associated Press Broadcast News Handbook

Associated Press Broadcast News Handbook
Author: Brad Kalbfeld
Release: 2001
Editor: McGraw-Hill
Pages: 476
ISBN: STANFORD:36105028648439
Language: en
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Originally available only to Associated Press members, this is the definitive guide to writing and delivering the news on radio, television, and other broadcast media. While the focus throughout is on the art of finding, researching, writing, editing, producing, and delivering authoritative, accurate, and exciting news stories, it also provides a wealth of information on key technical aspects involved, such as how to handle a microphone and how many tape recorders to carry in the field. An indispensable resource for students and experienced broadcast journalists alike, this Handbook also includes a comprehensive, quick-reference style guide covering the established norms and practices in punctuation, tone, diction, use of foreign terms, references, and much more.

Anatomy of Writing for Publication for Nurses Third Edition

Anatomy of Writing for Publication for Nurses  Third Edition
Author: Cynthia Saver
Release: 2017-05-26
Editor: Sigma Theta Tau
Pages: 488
ISBN: 9781945157219
Language: en
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Highly anticipated and fully updated, Anatomy of Writing for Publication for Nurses, Third Edition, is a practical and useful guide for nurses who need to bridge the gap from incomplete sentences to a published manuscript. Lead Author and Editor Cynthia Saver removes the fear and confusion most nurses have about the writing and publishing process. Along the way, 25 of nursing’s top writing experts and decision makers share important insights to help you increase the likelihood that your manuscript gets accepted for publication.

The Christian Writer s Market Guide 2015 2016

The Christian Writer s Market Guide 2015 2016
Author: Jerry B. Jenkins
Release: 2015-06-30
Editor: Thomas Nelson
Pages: 512
ISBN: 9781404103139
Language: en
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For more than 25 years, The Christian Writer’s Market Guide has been the most comprehensive and highly recommended resource available for Christian writers, agents, editors, publishers, publicists, and writing teachers. Wherever an author is at on the spectrum of writing—from beginner to seasoned professional—this book will help them find what they are looking for. This is the must-have tool for getting noticed and published and the ultimate reference tool for the aspiring Christian writer. Detailed listings for more than 180 book publishers, subsidy publishers, and self-publishers Detailed listings for more than 170 periodicals by category with rates of pay Detailed listings for literary agencies, writing contests, conferences, workshops, editorial services, and writers’ groups Extensive information on electronic and print-on-demand publishing 100 bonus pages filled with a wealth of how-to information, ideas, and tips

Microsoft Manual of Style

Microsoft Manual of Style
Author: Microsoft Corporation
Release: 2012-01-15
Editor: Pearson Education
Pages: 464
ISBN: 9780735669796
Language: en
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Maximize the impact and precision of your message! Now in its fourth edition, the Microsoft Manual of Style provides essential guidance to content creators, journalists, technical writers, editors, and everyone else who writes about computer technology. Direct from the Editorial Style Board at Microsoft—you get a comprehensive glossary of both general technology terms and those specific to Microsoft; clear, concise usage and style guidelines with helpful examples and alternatives; guidance on grammar, tone, and voice; and best practices for writing content for the web, optimizing for accessibility, and communicating to a worldwide audience. Fully updated and optimized for ease of use, the Microsoft Manual of Style is designed to help you communicate clearly, consistently, and accurately about technical topics—across a range of audiences and media.

The Art of Editing in the Age of Convergence

The Art of Editing in the Age of Convergence
Author: Brian S. Brooks,James L. Pinson
Release: 2015-10-05
Editor: CRC Press
Pages: 367
ISBN: 9781317343554
Language: en
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The Art of Editing continues to be the standard by which editing texts are judged, offering the most comprehensive and up-to-date discussion of editing available. Long viewed as the “classic” in the field of editing, The Art of Editing continues to evolve to meet the needs of today's students. In addition to a focus on traditional newspaper editing, the authors pay significant attention to the other areas in which students are increasingly finding jobs: online media, corporate magazines, broadcasting, public relations and advertising. The ninth edition of The Art of Editing details the major changes revolutionizing the media industry and prepares students to work in convergent environments, where skill in print, broadcast and online operations is essential.

The Public Relations Writer s Handbook

The Public Relations Writer   s Handbook
Author: Whitney Lehmann
Release: 2019-12-20
Editor: Routledge
Pages: 184
ISBN: 9781351261906
Language: en
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DESCRIPTION BOOK:

From pitches and press releases to news and feature stories to social media writing and more, this new book by author Whitney Lehmann and a handful of experienced contributors breaks down the most widely used types of public relations writing needed to become a PR pro. The Public Relations Writer’s Handbook serves as a guide for those both in the classroom and in the field who want to learn, and master, the style and techniques of public relations writing. Eighteen conversational chapters provide an overview of the most popular forms of public relations writing, focusing on media relations, storytelling, writing for the web/social media, business and executive communications, event planning and more. Chapters include user-friendly writing templates, exercises and AP Style skill drills and training. Whether you’re a PR major or PR practitioner, this book is for you. Lehmann has combined her industry and classroom experience to create a handbook that’s accessible for PR students and practitioners alike. A dedicated eResource also supports the book, with writing templates and answer keys (for instructors) to the end-of-chapter exercises in the text. www.routledge.com/9780815365280.