British and World Literature for Life and Work, Student Edition / Edition 1

British and World Literature for Life and Work, Student Edition / Edition 1

by McGraw-Hill
     
 

ISBN-10: 0538642807

ISBN-13: 9780538642804

Pub. Date: 01/01/1997

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

The four-volume Literature for Life and Work series continues with British and World Literature for Life and Work (Grade 12). This book challenges students to think critically, work together in teams, and reflect on universal themes by using selections from British and world literature.  See more details below

Overview

The four-volume Literature for Life and Work series continues with British and World Literature for Life and Work (Grade 12). This book challenges students to think critically, work together in teams, and reflect on universal themes by using selections from British and world literature.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780538642804
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
01/01/1997
Series:
EJ - Tech Prep Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
338
Product dimensions:
8.10(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.40(d)

Table of Contents

Unit 1Resolving Conflict2
from Beowulf
Children
The Jar
Death of a Tsotsi
Judges Must Balance Justice vs. Young Lives
Youth Violent Crime Keeps Climbing
Action Will Be Taken: An Action-Packed Story
Unit 2Facing Challenges42
from The Life of Henry the Fifth
Speech, May 13, 1940
The Thrill of the Grass
from Night
This Too Is Everything
A Marriage Proposal
Unit 3Identifying Truth80
from Hard Times
from The Decameron
The Piece of String
The Explosion in the Parlor
Beware of the Dog
Like the Sun
from the Republic
To Paint the Portrait of a Bird
from Drawing Animals
Unit 4Celebrating Differences122
from The Autobiography of Bertrand Russell
Possibilities
from People of the Deer
The Doll's House
Remember?
Prodigy
from Unlimited Challenge
Making the Right Moves
from Easy Guide to Chess
When Greek Meets Greek
Unit 5Taking Responsibility156
from A Hanging
The Fence
The Sniper
Levi Strauss: A Biography
from Zlata's Diary
from The Mole People
Unit 6Making Choices192
Mother's Day
Cross Over, Sawyer!
You Will Be Hearing from Us Shortly
from The Tragedy of Macbeth
from The Evergreen
from The Canterbury Tales
The Sleeping City
Dad
Grandpa and His Canary
Your Hand in Mine
The Jewels of the Shrine
from The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
Once Upon a Time
from Like Water for Chocolate
from My Life
Workshop 1 The Writing Process284
Workshop 2 Descriptive Writing286
Workshop 3 Narrative Writing289
Workshop 4 Definition290
Workshop 5 Process Explanation292
Workshop 6 Analysis294
Workshop 7 Cause and Effect296
Workshop 8 Summary298
Workshop 9 News and Feature Writing300
Workshop 10 Comparison and Contrast302
Workshop 11 Persuasive Writing304
Workshop 12 Business Letters306
Workshop 13 Memo309
Workshop 14 Brochure310
Workshop 15 Active Listening311
Workshop 16 Oral Presentations312
Workshop 17 Research Methods313
Workshop 18 Creating Effective Visuals314
Grammar Workshop316
Author & Title Index326
Genre Index328
General Index330
Acknowledgments336

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