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

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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 Praeger Publishers
Mfg Part# 9780275961596
SKU 212195820
Format Hardcover
ISBN10 0275961591
Release Date 9/1/2009
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