An essential guide for a new generation of students and professionals. InThe Technical Communication Handbook, annotated, full-color models show you exactly how technical documents are put together. Step-by-step guidelines offer advice on how to succeed in the team-oriented, multimedia world of technical communication today. Whether you are putting the final touches on a report or planning a career in a technical field, you'll find up-to-date information and advice in this useful reference guide. What are "style sheets"? (See pp. 38-41) How should I consider international audiences in my documents? (See pp. 21-24) When is a printed letter better than an email? (See pp. 104-115) How can I improve the appearance of my documents? (See pp. 291-318) How do I prepare for a group presentation? (See pp. 136-140) How do I conduct effective surveys? (See pp. 434-436) Is "utilize" or "use" the right word? (See p. 565) How do I cite photos and video from the Web? (See pp. 407-411, 576-608) Visit us at www.pearsonhighered.comGurak, Laura is the author of 'Technical Communication Handbook ', published 2008 under ISBN 9780321365071 and ISBN 0321365070.