Strategic Copy Editing

John Russial

A Paperback Original
A Paperback Original
December 12, 2003
ISBN 9781572309265
Price: $47.00
280 Pages
Size: 6" x 9"
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Serves as a primary text in undergraduate and graduate-level editing courses.

1. Introduction: What Do Copy Editors Do?

2. Mechanics: The Nuts and Bolts

3. Accuracy

4. Precision and Language

5. Logic and Form

6. Fairness and Legality

7. Working with People

8. Introduction to Display Type

9. Headline Basics

10. Headlines: The Next Level

11. Other Display Elements

12. Words and Images Together

13. Page Design

14. The Future of Copy Editing

15. Pursuing Excellence