Launchpad LaunchPad for Technical Communication (Six-Month Access)
Twelfth Edition   ©2018

LaunchPad for Technical Communication (Six-Month Access)

Mike Markel (Boise State University) , Stuart A. Selber (Pennsylvania State University)

  • ISBN-10: 1-319-10785-0; ISBN-13: 978-1-319-10785-7; Format: LaunchPad

Mike Markel


Mike Markel was director of technical communication at Boise State University. The former editor of IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication, he is the author of numerous articles and six books about technical communication, including Ethics and Technical Communication: A Critique and Synthesis.

Stuart A. Selber


Stuart A. Selber is Associate Professor of English at Penn State and Director of The Penn State Digital English Studio. He is a past president and Fellow of the Association of Teachers of Technical Writing, a past president of the Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication, and a past chair of the CCCC Committee on Technical Communication. Selber is the author of Multiliteracies for a Digital Age (2004), co-editor of Central Works in Technical Communication (2004) and Solving Problems in Technical Communication (2014), and editor of Rhetorics and Technologies: New Directions in Writing and Communication (2010) and Computers and Technical Communication: Pedagogical and Programmatic Perspectives (1997). He has received several national awards for outstanding research publications.