Open Access Senior Honors Thesis
Department or School
English Language and Literature
Dr. James Pinson
Dr. Bernie Miller
Copy editing is often overlooked in any publication process. It’s commonly thought that copy editing only consists of correcting grammar and spelling errors. But copy editing is a crucial step in publishing as editors can “translate” a text for its audience. This study demonstrates how effective editing is dependent upon an understanding of how a text functions for its author and its readers.
Kukan, Michelle Elizabeth, "Contemporary problems in a comprehensive editing client project" (2009). Senior Honors Theses & Projects. 160.