Student's Book of College English : Rhetoric, Reader, Research Guide, and Handbook

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  • Edition: 12th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2009-01-01
  • Publisher: Longman
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This classic rhetoric/ reader/ research guide/ handbook offers the reader a complete course in writing in the rhetorical modes in one comprehensive volume. Includes critical reading/writing; research, readings that serve as models for good writing.

Table of Contents

Preface to the Instructor
Getting Started: The Principles of Good Reading and Writing
Critical Reading
Why Read?
Readingfor Best Results
Tips for Reading Critically
Critical Reading in Action
Lawrence Downes, ""The Shy, Egg-Stealing Neighbor You Didn't Know You Had"" [Annotated professional essay]
Strategy Checklist: Reading Critically
George Orwell, ""A Hanging""
Reading Visual Images
Tips for Understanding Visuals
Reading a Photograph, Drawing, or Advertisement
Examining a PhotoStrate
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