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80 Readings for Composition,9780321419910

80 Readings for Composition

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9780321419910

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032141991X
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Pub. Date:
1/1/2006
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Longman
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Summary

This collection of professional and student essays is arranged thematically with four alternate tables of contents: rhetorical, argument, literature, and writing about the disciplines. No matter the approach you take in your composition course, this flexible, substantial, and engaging reader will answer your teaching needs. Available packaged with most Longman handbooks at no additional cost, this reader will also answer your students need for a low cost (no cost!) collection of essays.

Table of Contents

Writers on Writing
On Keeping a Notebook
On "On Keeping a Notebook."
Monkey See, Monkey Do
Introduction to Frankenstein
A First Look at Gobbledygook
If Shakespeare Had a Sister
Journal Notes on Thoreau
Nobel Lecture 1993
The Perfect Paragraph
How to Write with Style
The Maker's Eye: Revising Your Own Manuscript
When I Have Fears That I May Cease to Be
Redaction in Keats' "When I Have Fears."
Nature
Address
Sioux Sun Dance Ceremony
The Shellfish of Arey's Pond
Two Views of the Mississippi
A Wind-Storm in the Forests
Night in the Woods
Water Trails of the Ceriso
Encounter on the Tundra
Polemic: Industrial Tourism and the National Parks
Remarks to Climate Change Conference
Spatial Memory in Pigeons and Rats
Women and Men
from A Vindication of the Rights of Woman
from The Subjection of Women
Declaration of Sentiments and Resolution
Sex-Parasitism
Pornography
Pornography
Response to Lawrence and Atwood on Pornography
Manhood: The Elusive Goal
Being a Man
Shattering the Myth of the Glass Ceiling
Why Women Are Paid Less Than Men
The Failure of Feminism
Why I Am Not a Feminist
Customs and Habits
From Pride and Prejudice
Calling a "Boy" for a "Date."
'Haven't We Met?': The Pickup Line Just Goes On and On
Desperately Seeking Anyone
Time Torture
The Souls of White Folk
The Handicap of Definition
Kick off Your Heels
Politics and Belief
Translations of the Bible
What Is Zen?
Inaugural Address
Veto of the "Cat Bill."
Mandatory AIDS Testing for Job Applicants
A Modest Proposal
Running for President
Americans United for the Separation of Church and State, School Prayer (con position)
The American Center for Law and Justice, School Prayer (pro position)
Rights and Obligations
The Declaration of Independence
The Gettysburg Address
The Meaning of the 4th of July for the Negro
An Immoral Law
Letter from Birmingham Jail
King's Way with Words
The Cow versus the Animal Rights Activist
Animal Rights, Human Wrongs
Proud to Be Speciesist
Cold Compassion
A Dangerous Game on Abortion
Is the Fetus a Person? The Bible's View
Changing Kyle
Handling Room
Coming of Age
I Get Born
The Valley of Childish Things
From An American Childhood
The Third Row
The Library Card
Milestones
From Growing Up
Bozo Revisited
Diary
Once More to the Lake
Once More to the Pool
Bottom of the Ninth
Alternate Tables of Contents:
Argument Contents
Polemic: Industrial Tourism and the National Parks
The American Center for Law and Justice, School Prayer (pro position)
Americans United for the Separation of Church and State, School Prayer (con position)
Shattering the Myth of the Glass Ceiling
Remarks to Climate Change Conference
The Cow versus the Animal Rights Activist
The Declaration of Independence
On "On Keeping a Notebook"
Letter from Birmingham Jail
Nobel Lecture 1993
Proud to Be Speciesist
Cold Compassion
A Modest Proposal
Why Women Are Paid Less Than Men
Mandatory AIDS Testing for Job Applicants
From A Vindication of the Rights of Woman
Virginia Woolf, If Shakespeare Had a Sister
Writing About the Disciplines Contents
Natural Sciences / Geology, Biology
Polemic: Industrial Tourism and the National Parks
Water Trails of the Ceriso
Remarks to Climate Change Conference
The Cow versus the Animal Rights Activist
Encounter on the Tundra
Spatial Memory in Pigeons and Rats
A Wind-Storm in the Forests
The Shellfish of Arey's Pond
Animal Rights, Human Wrongs
Proud to be a Speciesist
Political Science/ History
American Center for Law and Justice, School Prayer (pro position)
Americans United for the Separation of Church and State, School Prayer (con position)
The Meaning of the 4th of July for the Negro
The Souls of White Folk
The Declaration of Independence
Inaugural Address
Letter from Birmingham Jail
The Gettysburg Address
From The Subjection of Women
Address
Declaration of Sentiments and Resolution
Veto of the "Cat Bill"
Running for President
An Immoral Law
From A Vindication of the Rights of Woman
Psychology
From Growing Up
From An American Childhood
Milestones
From Diary
Bozo Revisited
The Third Row
The Library Card
Religion
Translations of the Bible
A Dangerous Game on Abortion
Cold Compassion
What Is Zen?
Is the Fetus a Person?
The Bible's View
Sociology /Anthropology
Why I Am Not a Feminist
Shattering the Myth of the Glass Ceiling
The Failure of Feminism
Manhood: The Elusive Goal
Sioux Sun Dance Ceremony
Sex-Parasitism
Being a Man
Why Women Are Paid Less Than Men
Literature Contents
From Pride and Prejudice
From Growing Up
On Keeping a Notebook
From An American Childhood
Journal Notes on Thoreau
When I Have Fears That I May Cease to Be
Nobel Lecture 1993
Introduction to Frankenstein
A Modest Proposal
How to Write with Style
If Shakespeare Had a Sister
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