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Authoring Books and Materials for Students, Academics, and Professionals (Paperback)
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Authoring Books and Materials for Students, Academics, and Professionals (Paperback)

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Paperback 176 Pages / Published: 25/06/1998
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Creating a book for the academic or professional market is a major undertaking-one that is likely to require an investment of hundreds of hours. This book offers a complete guide to the process, from weighing the costs and benefits of becoming an author, through negotiating a contract, to marketing the final book.

The information, which is presented from an author's perspective, includes: selecting the most appropriate publisher(s) to which to submit a proposal, factors to consider when drafting a proposal, contract negotiation, joint collaboration agreements, time management and other writing tips, academically respectable ways to facilitate marketing, and working with the IRS.

Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9780275961602
Number of pages: 176
Weight: 244 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 9 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
..."an easy to read, down-to-earth instruction book to take any would-be author from idea to publication....an invaluable resource to any potential author of a text or professional book. Many who may be highly motivated to put their thoughts in book form may have no idea of the details of the undertaking. Professor Silverman's book is an excellent guidebook to take on the authroship journey."-The American Economist
..."highly recommended for anyone wanting to write for the academic field of research and/or classroom texts."-Wisconsin Bookwatch
?...highly recommended for anyone wanting to write for the academic field of research and/or classroom texts.?-Wisconsin Bookwatch
?...an easy to read, down-to-earth instruction book to take any would-be author from idea to publication....an invaluable resource to any potential author of a text or professional book. Many who may be highly motivated to put their thoughts in book form may have no idea of the details of the undertaking. Professor Silverman's book is an excellent guidebook to take on the authroship journey.?-The American Economist
.,."highly recommended for anyone wanting to write for the academic field of research and/or classroom texts."-Wisconsin Bookwatch
.,."an easy to read, down-to-earth instruction book to take any would-be author from idea to publication....an invaluable resource to any potential author of a text or professional book. Many who may be highly motivated to put their thoughts in book form may have no idea of the details of the undertaking. Professor Silverman's book is an excellent guidebook to take on the authroship journey."-The American Economist
"No person contemplating writing a textbook or other academic book should start out without first reading Silverman's book."-Ronald E. Pynn, Executive director, Text and Academic Authors Association
"Frank Silverman has done the definitive book on writing a textbook today."-John Vivian, Former president, Text and Academic Authors Association Professor of Journalism, Winona State University
"This book is targeted for the many teachers and other professionals who are thinking about writing an academic book. [It] can also be of great value to experienced authors, particularly those who have authored or would like to author academic and professional materials."-Daniel R. Boone, Professor Emeritus, Speech & Hearing Science University of Arizona-Tucson

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