Getting It Published 2nd Edition

Author by : William Germano
Language : en
Publisher by : University of Chicago Press
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Description : Since 2001 William Germano’s Getting It Published has helped thousands of scholars develop a compelling book proposal, find the right academic publisher, evaluate a contract, handle the review process, and, finally, emerge as published authors. But a lot has changed in the past seven years. With the publishing world both more competitive and more confusing—especially given the increased availability of electronic resources—this second edition of Germano’s best-selling guide has arrived at just the right moment. As he writes in a new chapter, the “via electronica” now touches every aspect of writing and publishing. And although scholars now research, write, and gain tenure in a digital world, they must continue to ensure that their work meets the requirements of their institutions and the needs of their readers. Germano, a veteran editor with experience in both the university press and commercial worlds, knows this audience. This second edition will teach readers how to think about, describe, and pitch their manuscripts before they submit them. They’ll discover the finer points of publishing etiquette, including how to approach a busy editor and how to work with other publishing professionals on matters of design, marketing, and publicity. In a new afterword, they’ll also find helpful advice on what they can—and must—do to promote their work. A true insider’s guide to academic publishing, the second edition of Getting It Published will help authors understand what to expect from the publishing process, from manuscript to finished book and beyond.


Getting It On

Author by : Mablen Jones
Language : en
Publisher by : Abbeville Promotional
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Total Read : 69
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Description : Looks at the development of rock music costumes, discusses top designers, and explains how costumes are created to reinforce the music


Getting It

Author by : Alex Sanchez
Language : en
Publisher by : Simon and Schuster
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Total Read : 11
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Description : He clicked on Queer Eye, a show where five gay dudes gave some grungy straight guy a makeover -- plucking his nose hairs, redecorating his apartment, and teaching him to bake a quiche -- so he could confidently propose marriage to his girlfriend and she'd tell him "yes." Which, of course, she did. On TV the guy always gets the girl. As Carlos watched, he recalled Sal, the supposedly gay guy at school. It was then that the idea first popped into his brain: If Sal truly were queer...could he possibly help Carlos?...Nor to propose to Roxy, of course -- at least not yet -- but to get her to maybe like him?


Getting It Right

Author by : General Conference of Seventh-Day Adventists, Youth Dept Staff
Language : en
Publisher by : Review and Herald Pub Assoc
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Total Read : 14
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Getting It Done

Author by : Bertram Irwin Spector
Language : en
Publisher by : US Institute of Peace Press
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Description : From NAFTA to NATO, from the WTO to the WHO, a vast array of international regimes manages an astounding number of regional and global problems. Yet the dynamics of these enormously influential bodies are barely understood. Scholars have scrutinized international regimes, but that scrutiny has been narrowly focused on questions of regime formation and regime compliance. Remarkably little attention has been paid to the crucial question of how regimes sustain themselves and evolve.This pioneering work sets about correcting that neglect. As its title suggests, "Getting It Done" explores how international regimes accomplish their goals goals that constantly shift as problems change and the power of member-states shifts. In a series of conceptually bold opening chapters, the volume editors emphasize that successful evolution depends above all on a process of continuous negotiation domestic as well as international in which norms, principles, and rules are modified as circumstances and interests change.The second part of the volume takes this framework and applies it to four case studies, two regional, two global. Each case study presents the aims, achievements, and structure of a regime and demonstrates how it adjusts its course through negotiation. A final chapter draws both theoretical and practical lessons for the future."


Getting It Wrong

Author by : Paul Romney
Language : en
Publisher by : University of Toronto Press
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Total Read : 38
Total Download : 799
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Description : This provocative book explains how divergent views of Canada's past have sown dissension between Qu?b?cois and other Canadians, disclosing a lost middle ground between the Canadian nationalist and Qu?bec nationalist visions of Canadian history.


Getting It Right With Type

Author by : Victoria Squire
Language : en
Publisher by : Laurence King Publishing
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Total Read : 84
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Description : Typography is no longer the specialist domain of the typesetter: these days anyone who uses a computer has access to a wide range of typefaces and effects. This book offers an introduction to the basics of typography, including choosing which typeface to use; adjusting letter-, line-, and word-spacing for improved legibility; understanding kerning and leading; and mastering typographic details, such as italics, punctuation, and line endings. The book is illustrated throughout with practical examples demonstrating good and bad solutions. There are tips for specific design tasks, such as letters, charts, tables, and design for the screen, and a glossary explaining typographic terms.


Getting It Together

Author by : Jeanne Dolphus Cotton
Language : en
Publisher by : University Press of America
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Description : If approached with an open mind and an awareness of the need for personal change Getting It Together embarks the reader on a delightful, informative, and productive journey with a direct focus on 'YOU'. Cotton has designed this unique book to give persons an in-depth study of the inner dynamics of man, his inner and outer actions with himself, mankind, the living process, and the universe. Contents: PART I: YOU; What Time Is It? Formula for Good Life and Living; A Journey Into You; You Are the Key; Tripology of You; Mind; Conscious Phase; Sub-Conscious Phase; Super-Conscious Phase; The Human Mind/Brain; The Brain/Spinal Column; The Psychology of Consciousness; Attention & Awareness; Cosmic Consciousness; Body; Nutrition; Spirit; The Who of You; Therapeutic Affirmations; Roles; The Who of Me Worksheet; Roles Worksheet; Attitudes; Personal Attitude Worksheet; Emotions; Anger; My Emotions Worksheet; Self-Concept; My Self-Concept Worksheet; Self-Image Information; The Universe and You; Personality; My Personality Worksheet; The What of You; Know for Thyself; PART II: LIFE; Life Is; The Laws That Be; PART III: LIVING; Living Is; Determinants for Quality Living; The Within Experience; Prayer; Meditation; Subdue Dominionistic Approach; Believe; Suggested Therapies; How to Choose a New Life; What Is Health?; How to Get Started Toward the New You; Start on the Right Track; Bibliography.


Getting It Wrong

Author by : W. Joseph Campbell
Language : en
Publisher by : Univ of California Press
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Total Read : 58
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Description : "If daily journalism constitutes history's first rough draft, then Getting it Wrong certainly reveals how rough that draft can be. Joseph Campbell is a dogged and first-rate scholar."--Neil Henry, Dean, University of California, Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism "Dr. Campbell has done meticulous research that examines ten media myths in context. This book rightfully calls us to rethink some significant errors that have become a part of our history and our collective memories. It is just downright interesting reading."--Wallace B. Eberhard, recipient of the American Journalism Historians Association Kobre Award for Lifetime Achievement


Getting It Right

Author by : Elizabeth Jane Howard
Language : en
Publisher by : Pan Macmillan
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Total Read : 73
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Description : From the bestselling author of The Cazelet Chronicles comes Elizabeth Jane Howard's Getting It Right, a a touching comedy about a young man trying desperately to get it right. Winner of the Yorkshire Post Novel of the Year Award Gavin - a sensitive, shy, hairdresser in the West End - is, at thirty-one, still a virgin. He's a classic late developer, and he's worried that it's getting too late to develop at all. Then one night, Gavin finds himself at a penthouse party and, meets people the likes of which he's never come across before, and suddenly, everything begins to change . . . Over the next fortnight, Gavin might start, at last, to "get it right". 'Crammed with incidental pleasures . . . sometimes sad but more frequently hilarious . . . Getting It Right gets it, comically, right' Paul Bailey, Evening Standard