A guide for authors, translators and copy-editors : IIIT style-sheet / prepared by the London Office of The International Institute of Islamic Thought. [print]

By: International Institute of Islamic Thought. London Office [author]Material type: TextTextPublisher: Herndon, Virginia : The International Institute of Islamic Thought, [(c)2002Description: 63 pages ; 21 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1565642821; 9781565642829Other title: IIIT style-sheet | International Institute of Islamic Thought style-sheetSubject(s): Printing -- Style manuals | Manuscript preparation (Authorship) -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Authorship -- Style manuals | Translating and interpreting -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Copy editing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Arabic language -- Translating into English -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Arabic language -- Transliteration -- Handbooks, manuals, etcLOC classification: Z253.G853 2002Z253.I61.G853 2002COPYRIGHT NOT covered - Click this link to request copyright permission: Summary: "This is a concise guide for authors, translators, revisers, copy-editors and proof-readers involved in the production of manuscripts for publication. A brief overview of successive stages in the production process is given along with guidelines on how to prepare and submit work. The Guide also contains: pointers on grammar, and American-English punctuation and spelling; instructions on citing references and bibliographical information; guidelines on transliterating Arabic terms and phrases; tips on capitalization, especially in relation to Arabic terminology. The Guide as a whole is the outcome of consultations among people with many years of experience in preparing works for publication. In addition to offering sound advice on dealing with some of the common difficulties and problems encountered in translating material from Arabic into English, it also highlights a strategy for translation and defines the task of the author, translator and copy-editor." --
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Includes Index.

"This is a concise guide for authors, translators, revisers, copy-editors and proof-readers involved in the production of manuscripts for publication. A brief overview of successive stages in the production process is given along with guidelines on how to prepare and submit work. The Guide also contains: pointers on grammar, and American-English punctuation and spelling; instructions on citing references and bibliographical information; guidelines on transliterating Arabic terms and phrases; tips on capitalization, especially in relation to Arabic terminology. The Guide as a whole is the outcome of consultations among people with many years of experience in preparing works for publication. In addition to offering sound advice on dealing with some of the common difficulties and problems encountered in translating material from Arabic into English, it also highlights a strategy for translation and defines the task of the author, translator and copy-editor." --

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