Writing to Be Understood
What Works and Why
by Anne Janzer
Pub Date 09 Aug 2018
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Writing To Be Understood is the thinking writer’s guide to effective nonfiction writing techniques, such as:
Using analogies effectively to illustrate unseen concepts
Appealing to the reader’s innate curiosity
Alternating between abstraction and detail in explanations
Balancing humility with credibility
For each topic, the book combines insights from cognitive science with advice from writers and expert practitioners in fields of psychology, technology, economics, medicine, policy, and more.
Whether you’re an expert trying to communicate with a mainstream audience or a nonfiction writer hoping to reach more people, Writing to be Understood will help you expand the impact of your words.
A Note From the Publisher
Additional formats: Kindle: 978-0-9996248-4-5, ePub: 978-0-9996248-3-8, and Hardcover: 978-0-9996248-1-4.