The Copyeditor's Handbook

A Guide for Book Publishing and Corporate Communications

By Amy Einsohn
University of California Press, Paperback, 9780520271562, 559pp.

Publication Date: August 2011

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"The Copyeditor's Handbook" is a lively, practical manual for newcomers to publishing and for experienced editors who want to fine-tune their skills or broaden their understanding of the craft. This book may be used for self-instruction or as a textbook in copyediting classes. The exercises are accompanied by answer keys and detailed line-by-line explanations.
The third edition features
Updates reflecting the 16th edition of "The Chicago Manual of Style" and the most current editions of other major style manuals.
Additional updates to register technology-driven changes in onscreen editing procedures and typecoding.
A revised chapter on resources for editors.
Expanded bibliography and glossary.

About the Author
Amy Einsohn is a professional editor with twenty-five years of experience in scholarly, trade nonfiction, and corporate publishing. She has taught copyediting classes through the University of California's Extension Program and through Editcetera (a San Francisco Bay Area editorial cooperative) and has also conducted on-site corporate training workshops.

Praise For The Copyeditor's Handbook

“A practical manual for revising professional papers to all who wish to further their knowledge and develop their skills.”

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