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The Resource Legal writing in plain English : a text with exercises, Bryan A. Garner

Legal writing in plain English : a text with exercises, Bryan A. Garner

Label
Legal writing in plain English : a text with exercises
Title
Legal writing in plain English
Title remainder
a text with exercises
Statement of responsibility
Bryan A. Garner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Admirably clear, concise, down-to-earth, and powerful-unfortunately, these adjectives rarely describe legal writing, whether in the form of briefs, opinions, contracts, or statutes. In Legal Writing in Plain English, Bryan A. Garner provides lawyers, judges, paralegals, law students, and legal scholars sound advice and practical tools for improving their written work. The book encourages legal writers to challenge conventions and offers valuable insights into the writing process: how to organize ideas, create and refine prose, and improve editing skills. In essence, it teaches straight thinkin
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Garner, Bryan A
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Chicago guides to writing, editing, and publishing
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Legal composition
Label
Legal writing in plain English : a text with exercises, Bryan A. Garner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Principles for all legal writing -- 2. Principles mainly for analytical and persuasive writing -- 3. Principles mainly for legal drafting -- 4. Principles for document design -- 5. Methods for continued improvement -- Appendices : (A) How to punctuate -- (B) Four model documents -- key to basic exercises
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 227 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226284200
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)730517915
Label
Legal writing in plain English : a text with exercises, Bryan A. Garner
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Principles for all legal writing -- 2. Principles mainly for analytical and persuasive writing -- 3. Principles mainly for legal drafting -- 4. Principles for document design -- 5. Methods for continued improvement -- Appendices : (A) How to punctuate -- (B) Four model documents -- key to basic exercises
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 227 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226284200
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)730517915

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