9780132250696

Purposes Pocket Reader

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  • ISBN13:

    9780132250696

  • ISBN10:

    0132250691

  • Edition: 7th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 7/10/2006
  • Publisher: Pearson

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Summary

Each essay in the Purposes Pocket Readerhas withstood the test of time and teaching, making it the perfect companion for any writing course. This reference is the perfect way to bring additional readings to writing courses.

Table of Contents

Observing
Lenses
Toys
Barbie at 35
The San Francisco Earthquake
Remembering
Marina
The Unauthorized Autobiography of Me
The Men We Carry in Our Minds
Investigating
Reading Statistical Tea Leaves
Why They Excel
Kid Kustomers
Explaining
The Origins of Anorexia Nervosa
Lies, Lies, Lies
The Rhetoric of Advertising
Evaluating
All's Not Well in Land of "The Lion King"
Andy Warhol: The Most Controversial Artist of the Twentieth Century?
The Gettysburg Address
Problem Solving
It's Easy Being Green
On Writing
A Modest Proposal
Arguing
"Speech Codes" on the Campus and the Problems of Free Speech
The Free-Speech Folllies
It's Time to Junk the Double Standard of Free Speech
A Chill Wind Is Blowing in This Nation
Credits
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