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The lawyer's guide to writing well, Tom Goldstein and Jethro K. Lieberman

Label
The lawyer's guide to writing well
Title
The lawyer's guide to writing well
Statement of responsibility
Tom Goldstein and Jethro K. Lieberman
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This best-selling book outlines the causes and consequences of bad legal writing and prescribes straightforward, easy-to-apply remedies that will make your writing readable. Usage notes address lawyers' most common errors, and editing exercises allow readers to test their skills, making this an invaluable tool for practicing lawyers as well as a sensible grounding for law students. New sections in this edition: - Getting to the point - Communicating digitally - Writing persuasively - Twenty-five common mistakes"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
CU-S/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goldstein, Tom
Dewey number
808.06/634
Index
index present
LC call number
KF250
LC item number
.G65 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lieberman, Jethro K.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Legal composition
Label
The lawyer's guide to writing well, Tom Goldstein and Jethro K. Lieberman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-274) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Does bad writing really matter? -- Don't make it like it was -- Ten Steps to writing it down -- Of dawdlers and scrawlers, pacers and plungers : getting started ad overcoming blocks -- The technology of getting it down : from quill pens to computers -- Lawyers as publishers : words are your product -- Writing persuasively for your audience : tell your audience the point -- Writing the lead -- Form, structure, and organization -- Wrong words, long sentences, and other mister meaners -- Revising your prose -- Making your writing memorable
Control code
2015029739
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
x, 286 pages
Isbn
9780520288430
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015029739
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)918150035
Label
The lawyer's guide to writing well, Tom Goldstein and Jethro K. Lieberman
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-274) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Does bad writing really matter? -- Don't make it like it was -- Ten Steps to writing it down -- Of dawdlers and scrawlers, pacers and plungers : getting started ad overcoming blocks -- The technology of getting it down : from quill pens to computers -- Lawyers as publishers : words are your product -- Writing persuasively for your audience : tell your audience the point -- Writing the lead -- Form, structure, and organization -- Wrong words, long sentences, and other mister meaners -- Revising your prose -- Making your writing memorable
Control code
2015029739
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
x, 286 pages
Isbn
9780520288430
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015029739
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)918150035

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