ISBN 9780827327757,Printing Technology: A Medium of Visual Communications

Printing Technology: A Medium of Visual Communications



Affiliated East

Publication Year 1987

ISBN 9780827327757

ISBN-10 0827327757


Edition 3rd
Number of Pages 629 Pages
Language (English)

Medicine: general issues

This comprehensive text introduces students to procedures and materials used in each phase of the printing process. Reorganized content provides an understanding of the evolution of printing, as well as knowledge of the latest computer-controlled equipment. Emphasis is on: computer composition, image generation and assembly, printing and estimating and production control. An entire chapter is devoted to xerographic laser and ink-jet printing. Integrated study of offset lithography, plus coverage of screen and gravure printing is included. Discussions are indepth for those with no prior printing experience. This book should be of interest to students studying printing and graphic communications.