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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
|Barbie at 35|
|The San Francisco Earthquake|
|The Unauthorized Autobiography of Me|
|The Men We Carry in Our Minds|
|Reading Statistical Tea Leaves|
|Why They Excel|
|The Origins of Anorexia Nervosa|
|Lies, Lies, Lies|
|The Rhetoric of Advertising|
|All's Not Well in Land of "The Lion King"|
|Andy Warhol: The Most Controversial Artist of the Twentieth Century?|
|The Gettysburg Address|
|It's Easy Being Green|
|A Modest Proposal|
|"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|
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