9780321091024

Writing and Reading Across the Curriculum

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  • ISBN13:

    9780321091024

  • ISBN10:

    0321091027

  • Edition: 8th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1/1/2003
  • Publisher: Longman
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Summary

"This rhetoric and reader guides the reader through the essential college-level writing skills of summary, critique, synthesis, and analysis, and offers a focused opportunity for practicing these skills." Guides the reader through the writing skills of summary, critique, synthesis, and analysis. Summary, critique, synthesis, analysis. General Interest.

Table of Contents

Detailed Contents vii
Preface xxiii
A Note to the Student xxxiii
Part I How to Write Summaries, Critiques, and Syntheses 1(224)
Summary, Paraphrase, and Quotation
3(47)
Critical Reading and Critique
50(23)
Introductions, Theses, and Conclusions
73(21)
Explanatory Synthesis
94(31)
Argument Synthesis
125(38)
Research
163(62)
Part II An Anthology of Readings 225(620)
Cyberspace and identity: The E-Mail Revolution
227(77)
Obedience to Authority
304(77)
Business Ethics
381(57)
Weight Debate
438(83)
Fairy Tales: A Closer Look at ``Cinderella''
521(77)
You, the Jury
598(113)
Good Take, Sweet Prince: Hamlet on Film
711(134)
Credits 845(6)
Index of Authors and Titles 851

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