The style files: write to read breadth first, not depth first

Roberts, Tony (2008) The style files: write to read breadth first, not depth first. Gazette of the Australian Mathematical Society, 35 (1). pp. 17-19. ISSN 0311-0729

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Abstract

Technical writing is not like writing a detective novel: in your introduction, as well as describing the background, tell your reader upfront in plain language your conclusions.


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Item Type: Article (Commonwealth Reporting Category C)
Refereed: No
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: Please refer to URL link for access to paper.
Depositing User: Prof Tony Roberts
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Sciences - Department of Maths and Computing
Date Deposited: 22 Jul 2008 04:31
Last Modified: 02 Jul 2013 23:04
Uncontrolled Keywords: technical writing, scientific writing, writing style
Fields of Research (FOR2008): 19 Studies in Creative Arts and Writing > 1903 Journalism and Professional Writing > 190303 Technical Writing
01 Mathematical Sciences > 0199 Other Mathematical Sciences > 019999 Mathematical Sciences not elsewhere classified
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/4276

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