75 Readings offers an outstanding collection of the most popular essays for first-year writing, at an affordable price. The readings represent a wide variety of authors, disciplines, issues, and interests, and, at an affordable price, 75 Readings provides an excellent value for students.
This book offers an outstanding collection of the most popular essays for first-year writing at an affordable price. The latest edition boasts an extensive new argumentation section, new readings about social issues and the environment, and a new section on mixed strategies - those readings that employ two or more rhetorical modes. 21 of the 75 readings are new to this edition. Also available by Buscemi & Smith is: 75 Readings Plus, 7/e, ISBN 0071232311, Price pound]25.99 (42.36 Euros) Pub date: June 2003 This book adds to the above an Introduction to each mode, plus Headnotes, Questions for Discussion and Suggestions for Sustained Writing for each selection. - Readings chosen for the book are selected from among the most popular and widely-anthologized pieces. - The text contains a chapter dedicated to each of the Analogy and Mixed Modes writing strategies. - The readings represent a wide variety of authors, disciplines, issues and interests.
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
Category: College readers.
75 Readings offers an outstanding collection of the most popular essays for first-year writing at an affordable price. Boasting an extensive new argumentation section, new readings about social issues, new readings on the environment, and a new section on mixed strategies - those readings that employ two or more rhetorical modes.
Author: Richard Beach, Professor Emeritus of English Education, University of Minnesota
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
This book provides activities and examples that use technological tools to help students learn how to create digital texts. This book also provides a basis for creating novel classroom activities that encourage students to define purpose and audience, make textual links, collaborate, gain new perspectives, and construct identities through writing. ies.
From Marilyn Monroe to the Spice Girls, from Grover Cleveland to President Clinton, to one's naked form reflected in the mirror each morning, Americans are taught to read bodies as symbols displaying and revealing hidden truths about the individual and his or her behaviours. Any discussion of the body becomes complex and muddled as one tries to analyze how and why certain body types are attributed certain meanings.
The Philosophy of Action: An Anthology is anauthoritative collection of key work by top scholars, arrangedthematically and accompanied by expert introductions written by theeditors. This unique collection brings together a selection of themost influential essays from the 1960s to the present day. An invaluable collection that brings together a selection ofthe most important classic and contemporary articles in philosophyof action, from the 1960’s to the present day No other broad-ranging and detailed coverage of this kindcurrently exists in the field Each themed section opens with a synoptic introduction andincludes a comprehensive further reading list to guidestudents Includes sections on action and agency, willing and trying,intention and intentional action, acting for a reason, theexplanation of action, and free agency and responsibility Written and organised in a style that allows it to be used as aprimary teaching resource in its own right
Incomplete Theory And Complete Bibliography of Irving Louis Horowitz on the Occasion of His 75th Birthday
Author: Irving Louis Horowitz
Publisher: Transaction Publishers
Category: Social Science
Candor, breadth, judiciousness-all these are attributes Irving Louis Horowitz possesses as a scholar. Under his leadership there is no academic publication from which I have learned as much as Transaction-Society."David Riesman, Harvard University "We are all happy benefi ciaries of Horowitzs acutely perceptive and (often) devas-tatingly plain-spoken self as sociologist and sage, broad-gauged scholar, dedicated teacher, tough-minded editor and publisher with an ingrained sense of fairness."Robert K. Merton, Columbia University