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約瑟夫.威廉斯 Joseph M. Williams

芝加哥大學英文系教授,精通英文語法與修辭。《英文寫作的魅力》是威廉斯在芝加哥大學執教多年的心血結晶。在英文寫作這塊領域,威廉斯為箇中翹楚。他極力捍衛且主張兩大基本原則:(1)寫作清晰是件好事;(2)寫作清晰,任何人都做得到。他的代表著作如下:
. The New English: Structure, Form, Style. Free Press.
. Origins of the English Language: A Social and Linguistic History. Free Press.
. Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace, 11th Edition. revised by Joseph Bizup. Longman.
. The Craft of Research. with Wayne C. Booth and Gregory G. Colomb. University of Chicago Press.(中譯本《研究的藝術》巨流出版)
. Style: The Basics of Clarity and Grace, 5th Edition. revised by Joseph Bizup. Longman. (中譯本《英文寫作的魅力》經濟新潮社出版)
. The Craft of Argument. with Gregory G. Colomb. Longman.
. A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations, 7th Edition: Chicago Style for Students and Researchers. by Kate L. Turabian, revised together with Wayne C. Booth, Gregory G. Colomb, and The University of Chicago Press Editorial Staff. University of Chicago Press.