(0) items

Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.

75 Readings : An Anthology



by ;
Pub. Date:
McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
List Price: $47.25

Rent Textbook


Buy Used Textbook

In Stock Usually Ships in 24 Hours.


We're Sorry
Not Available

New Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Starting at $0.01

Questions About This Book?

Why should I rent this book?

Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.

How do rental returns work?

Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!

What version or edition is this?

This is the 11th edition with a publication date of 2/10/2009.

What is included with this book?

  • The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
  • The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.

  • Juvenile Justice: Policies, Programs, and Practices
    Juvenile Justice: Policies, Programs, and Practices
  • 75 Readings: An Anthology
    75 Readings: An Anthology
  • Juvenile Justice: Policies, Programs, and Practices
    Juvenile Justice: Policies, Programs, and Practices


75 Readingsoffers an outstanding collection of the most popular essays for first-year writing, at an affordable price. The readings represent a wide variety of authors, disciplines, issues, and interests, and, at an affordable price,75 Readingsprovides an excellent value for students..

Table of Contents

indicates new to the Eleventh Edition
Narration 1
Shooting an Elephant Langston Hughes:Salvation
Thirty-eight Who Saw Murder Didn’t Call the Police
The Plague
Fifth Avenue, Uptown
Once More to the Lake
Marrying Absurd Judith
A Partial Remembrance of a Puerto Rican
Revisiting Sacred Ground
Monuments to Our Better Nature
Process Analysis
Why Leaves Turn Color in the Fall
Alone on the Hilltop
Ehrlich:Chronicles of Ice
Women’s Beauty: Put Down or Power Source?
What Is Poverty?
The Company Man
Meanings of a Word
The Green-Eyed Monster
Classification And Division
Predictable Crises of Adulthood
Growing Up Asian in America
The Truth about Lying
9 Failures of the Imagination
What Secrets Tell
Comparison And Contrast
:Grant and Lee: A Study in Contrasts
Talk in the Intimate Relationship
His and Hers
Two Views of the Mississippi Scott
The Men We Carry in Our Minds
Neat People vs. Sloppy People
Two Ways to Belong in America
Can It Have Capatilism Without Democracy? A Prediction
Example And Illustration
A Few Kind Words for Superstition
The Anthropology of Manners
Black Men and Public Space
Clutter Bailey White:Forbidden Things
Silk Parachute
The Search for the World’s
Cause And Effect
White Guilt Barbara
Where Have All the Parents Gone?
If Hitler Asked You to Electrocute a Stranger, Would You? Probably
The Arrow of Time
Shattered Sudan David Ewing Duncan:DNA as Destiny
Our Oceans Are Turning into Plastic . . .Are We?
Analogy Plato:The Myth of the Cave
Am I Blue?
Body Ritual Among the Nacirema
The Cosmic Prison
Living Like Weasels
Argument And Persuasion Argument
Economics and Social Responsibility
A Step Back to the Workhouse?
Lifeboat Ethics
The Case Against Helping the Poor
The Details of Life Free Speech Nat Hentoff:Should This Student Have Been Expelled?
Shouting "Fire!"
Global Warming Is Eroding Glacial Ice
Global Warming Is Not a Threat to Polar Ice PERSUASION
A Modest Proposal Martin Luther King, Jr.:I Have a Dream
Bilingual Education: Outdated and Unrealistic Naomi Shahib Nye:To Any Would-Be Terrorists
Why I Want a Wife Medicine
An Indian Father’s Plea
Mixed Strategies
Sex, Drugs, Disasters, and the Extinction of Dinosaurs Amy Tan
Lars Eighner:On Dumpster Diving
This Is a Religious War Sandra Cisneros:Only Daughter
Coyote vs. Acme
Test Day
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.

Please wait while the item is added to your cart...