Writer's Reference Guide to Spanish The Authoritative Handbook for Writers, Editors, Translators, Students, and Scholars

ISBN-10: 0292725124

ISBN-13: 9780292725126

Edition: 2000

Authors: David William Foster, Daniel Altamiranda, Carmen Urioste-Azcorra, Carmen De Urioste, Carmen de Urioste

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This reference guide provides information on how Spanish language is copyedited for publication. The book covers areas such as language basics, language conventions, literary and grammatical terminology and linguistic terminology.
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List price: $16.95
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: University of Texas Press
Publication date: 1/1/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 284
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.880
Language: English

DAVID WILLIAM FOSTER is Regents’ Professor of Spanish and Women and Gender Studies at Arizona State University in Tempe, where he also leads the Brazilian Studies Program. He is the author of many books, including Queer Issues in Latin American Cinema and Mexico City in Contemporary Mexican Cinema.

Spelling and Word Division
Spelling Rules and Variations
Word Divisions
Gender and Number Forms
Word Formation
Affective Suffixes and Spelling Changes
Compound Words
Prefixes and Suffixes
General Rules
Calendar and Time Designations
Religious Names
Titles of Publications
Titles of Persons
Professions and Occupations
Geographical Terms
Names of Organizations
Historical Terms
Citation of Books, Periodicals, and Other Works
Book Chapters
Bibliography Preparation
Anonymous Spanish Classics
Latin Authors
Greek Authors
Latin Expressions
Literary and Dramaturgical Terminology
Linguistic Terminology
Common Biblical Allusions and References
Common Classical Allusions and References
Common Literary Allusions and References
A Dictionary of Spanish Grammatical and Lexical Doubts
Bibliography of Special Terminology
Bibliographical References
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