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75 Readings Plusis a version of the best-selling75 Readingsthat supplies additional guidance for student readers. This text is rhetorically arranged and collects the most popular essays for first-year writing. The readings represent a wide variety of authors, disciplines, issues, and interests, and, at an affordable price,75 Readings Plusis an excellent value for students. ..
Table of Contents
|indicates new to the Ninth Edition|
|Shooting an Elephant|
|Coming to an Awareness of Language|
|Thirty-eight Who Saw Murder Didn’t Call the Police|
|Fifth Avenue, Uptown|
|Once More to the Lake|
|A Partial Remembrance of a Puerto Rican Childhood|
|Revisiting Sacred Ground|
|Monuments to Our Better Nature|
|Why Leaves Turn Color in the Fall|
|Alone on the Hilltop|
|The Serpents of Paradise|
|Chronicles of Ice|
|Women’s Beauty: Put Down or Power Source?|
|What Is Poverty?|
|The Company Man Gloria Naylor: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|
|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|
|The Search for the World’s Funniest Joke|
|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|
|DNA as Destiny|
|Our Oceans Are Turning into Plastic . . .Are We?|
|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|
|Should This Student Have Been Expelled?|
|Shouting "Fire!" Global Warming|
|Global Warming Is Eroding Glacial Ice|
|Global Warming Is Not a Threat to Polar Ice|
|Persuasion A Modest Proposal|
|I Have a Dream|
|Bilingual Education: Outdated and Unrealistic|
|To Any Would-Be Terrorists|
|Why I Want a Wife Medicine|
|An Indian Father’s Plea|
|Sex, Drugs, Disasters, and the Extinction of Dinosaurs|
|On Dumpster Diving|
|This Is a Religious War|
|Only Daughter Ian Frazier:Coyote vs. Acme|
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