Close this message

Yvonne Dixon

Yvonne Dixon - Editor

Oxfordshire, UK

Indexer and proofreader. I have worked for Oxford University Press and Bloomsbury on topics including law, psychology, literature, religion.

Overview

I'm a freelance indexer and proofreader. My initial training was in-house with a publisher specializing in loose-leaf company law and tax guides. My personal interests include meditation and Qigong. I also work as an Adlerian counsellor, Quaker prison chaplain, and have a degree in French and German. Recent indexes include:

Ros Burnett, Wrongful Allegations of Sexual and Child Abuse, Oxford University Press, 2016
Jane Calderwood, The Freedom of Religious Organizations, Oxford University Press, 2016
Tom Burns and Mike Firn, Outreach in Community Mental Health Care, Oxford University Press, 2017
Angelica Duran, Islam Issa, and Jonathan R. Olson (eds), Milton in Translation , Oxford University Press, 2017
Amanda Anderson, Psyche and Ethos:Moral Life after Psychology , Oxford University Press, 2017
Marie Kolkenbrock, Stereotype and Destiny in Arthur Schnitzler’s Prose: Five Psycho-Sociological Readings , Bloomsbury, 2017
Victor Mallet, River of Life, River of Death: The Ganges and India’s Future , Oxford University Press, 2017
Marise Cremona, New Technologies and EU Law , Oxford University Press, 2017

Services
Languages
English (UK)
Non-Fiction
Christian (Non-Fiction) Health & wellbeing Law Medicine & Nursing & Dentistry New Age Psychology Religion & Spirituality Self-help & Self-improvement Social & Behavioral Sciences

Work experience

Freelance

Self-employed
April, 1987 – Present (over 30 years)

With initial in-house experience I have been a freelance indexer and proofreader for 30 years, working for prominent academic and specialist publishers. and have also been an examiner on accreditation schemes.

Portfolio (14 selected works)

John Henry Newman: A Portrait in Letters

John Henry Newman was one of the most eminent of Victorians and an intellectual pioneer for an age of doubt and unsettlement. His teaching transformed the Victorian Church of England, yet many still want to know more of Newman's personal life. Newman's printed correspondence runs to 32 volumes, and John Henry Newman: A Portrait in Letters offers a way through the maze.Roderick Strange has chos... read more

John Henry Newman was one of the most eminent of Victorians and an intellectual pioneer for an age of doubt and unsettlement. His teaching transformed the Victorian Church of England, yet many still want to know more of Newman's personal life. Newman's printed correspondence runs to 32 volumes, and John Henry Newman: A Portrait in Letters offers a way through the maze.Roderick Strange has chos... read more

Land Law

Louise Glover, Kate Campbell-Pilling

Freedom of Religious Organizations

Jane Calderwood Norton

Chronotopes of Law

Share this profile :)

It's time to tell the world about this Reedsy profile!

Explore the Reedsy Community

Reedsy is a community of top publishing professionals. Join Reedsy today to browse 700+ profiles.

0a9a09b5bbe71649a813c40bc04d7cec95415f90

Josie Ferguson

I've worked as an editor and proofreader for 10 years within various genres, including MBS, travel guides, cookbooks and fiction.

London, United Kingdom

47431ac676aa9b9e4911e3862cbe81e635367881

Laura Lee Mattingly

Experienced book editor specializing in lifestyle, self-help, inspiration, health, wellness, creative business, and women's interest.

San Francisco, CA, United States

To view 700+ more profiles, Join Reedsy

To view 700+ more profiles, Join Reedsy