Literature: An Introduction to Reading and Writing Compact

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  • Edition: 4th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2008-01-01
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
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Literature: An Introduction to Reading and Writing, Compact Edition is founded on the principles of writing about literature. It is not an afterthought and it is not treated as a separate chapter or appendix; but rather, it is the carefully integrated philosophy of Professor Robertsrs" approach to teaching literature and composition. Complete coverage of writing about each element and a total of 26 MLA-format student essays with accompanying commentary ensure student comprehension of writing about literature and therefore, produce better student papers.

Table of Contents

Social Psychology: The Science of the Social Side of Life
Social Cognition: How We Think About the Social World
Social Perception: Perceiving and Understanding Others
Attitudes: Evaluating and Responding to the Social World
The Self: Answering the Question: Who Am I? The Causes, Effects, and Cures of Stereotyping, Prejudice, and Discrimination
Interpersonal Attraction and Close Relationships Social Influence: Changing Others Behavior
Prosocial Behavior: Helping Others
Aggression: Its Nature, Causes, and Control
Groups and Individuals: The Consequences of Belonging
Social Psychology: Applying Its Principles to Law, Health, and Business
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