9780062720405

Writing to Learn

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  • ISBN13:

    9780062720405

  • ISBN10:

    0062720406

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 9/18/2009
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publications

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Summary

This is an essential book for everyone who wants to write clearly about any subject and use writing as a means of learning.

Table of Contents

Preface vii
PART I
Hermes and the Periodic Table
3(9)
Writing Across the Curriculum
12(12)
A Liberal Education
24(18)
Writing to Learn
42(13)
Crotchets and Convictions
55(24)
PART II
Earth, Sea and Sky
79(24)
Art and Artists
103(22)
The Natural World
125(24)
Writing Mathematics
149(19)
Man, Woman and Child
168(24)
Writing Physics and Chemistry
192(19)
Worlds of Music
211(24)
Acknowledgments 235(2)
Sources and Notes 237(12)
Index 249

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