Good with Words: Writing and Editing (Paperback)

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If your success at work or in school depends on your ability to communicate persuasively in writing, you’ll want to get Good with Words. Based on a course that law students at the University of Michigan and the University of Chicago have called "outstanding," "A-M-A-Z-I-N-G," and "the best course I have ever taken," the book brings together a collection of concepts, exercises, and examples that have also helped improve the advocacy skills of people pursuing careers in many other fields—from marketing, to management, to medicine.

About the Author

Patrick Barry is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Michigan Law School. An All-American soccer player in college, he holds a J.D. from the University of Chicago—where he won the Wayne Booth Prize in Teaching Excellence—and a Ph.D. in English from the University of Michigan. He also now regularly works with law firms, state governments, and non-profit organizations to improve their written and spoken advocacy.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781607854746
ISBN-10: 1607854740
Publisher: Michigan Publishing Services
Publication Date: May 31st, 2019
Pages: 246
Language: English