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Edit book essay on male leadership "myth," 53,000 words
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  • Posted: Thu, Nov 15, 2012
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We are publishing a nonfictional book in essay style about how men can change their behavior by developing a new sense of enlightenment.

Editing needs:
--cut long paragraphs
--rearrange paragraphs and chapters for clarity and flow
--make certain that ideas don't stray
---query when themes aren't developed
--maybe eliminate references to attract the popular versus scholarly audience
--fix paragraphing for regular indents and spacing

Sample pages are attached.

We prefer a quick turnaround without sacrificing quality.

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