Forming Content: Athematic Rhetorical Reader

Hardcover (Print)
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $2.11
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 97%)
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (7) from $2.11   
  • Used (7) from $2.11   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$2.11
Seller since 2009

Feedback rating:

(23380)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

Acceptable
Our feedback rating says it all: Five star service and fast delivery! We have shipped four million items to happy customers, and have one MILLION unique items ready to ship today!

Ships from: Toledo, OH

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$2.11
Seller since 2009

Feedback rating:

(1216)

Condition: Acceptable
A used copy at a fantastic price. We ship daily via USPS. Buy with the best! BN

Ships from: Toledo, OH

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$2.11
Seller since 2010

Feedback rating:

(3911)

Condition: Acceptable
Selection as wide as the Mississippi.

Ships from: St Louis, MO

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$2.11
Seller since 2009

Feedback rating:

(10968)

Condition: Acceptable
A tradition of southern quality and service. All books guaranteed at the Atlanta Book Company. Our mailers are 100% recyclable.

Ships from: Atlanta, GA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$6.88
Seller since 2010

Feedback rating:

(37)

Condition: Like New
1994 Trade paperback Fine. No dust jacket as issued. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 448 p. Audience: General/trade. Fine in no dust jacket; trade paperback. Clean, tight ... copy with no writing. APPEARS NEVER TO HAVE BEEN READ! Page ends are yellowing. NICE CONDITION FOR A USED BOOK! Read more Show Less

Ships from: Las Vegas, NV

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$10.00
Seller since 2011

Feedback rating:

(4)

Condition: Very Good
New York 1994 Soft cover Near Fine Book A small faint crease at heel of spine.

Ships from: Stockton, CA

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
$15.99
Seller since 2014

Feedback rating:

(52)

Condition: Good
Buy with Confidence. Excellent Customer Support. We ship from multiple US locations. No CD, DVD or Access Code Included.

Ships from: Fort Mill, SC

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Standard, 48 States
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780065011982
  • Publisher: Longman Publishing Group
  • Publication date: 1/31/1997
  • Pages: 433
  • Product dimensions: 5.37 (w) x 8.24 (h) x 0.86 (d)

Table of Contents

An Overview of the Thematic Categories.

I. NARRATION: VED MEHTA, "AN ARRANGED WEDDING IN INDIA". Graduation, Maya Angelou.
A Fable For Tomorrow, Rachel Carson.
The Jeaning of America, Carin Quinn.
Gains and Losses, Richard Rodriguez.

II. DEFINITION. The Androgynous Male, Noel Perrin.
We're Not Really 'Equal', Thomas Sowell.
Not in My Backyard!: The Waste Disposal Crisis, Ted Peters.
The Television Addiction" Alice Walker, "Am I Blue?, Marie Winn.

III. DESCRIPTION. Carlotta: A Woman Warrior in Angola, Ryszard Kapuscinski.
Barrio Boy, Ernesto Galarza.
The Nuclear Winter, Albert Goldman.
Graceland, Carl Sagan.
A Yanomama Funeral, Kenneth Good.

IV. CLASSIFICATION. A European Gentleman's Ideas About Women, Isak Dinesen.
Four Types of President, James David Barber.
There is No Global Population Problem, Garret Hardin.
Weasel Words, Paul Stevens.
Friends, Good Friends, and Such Good Friends, Judith Viorst.

V. ILLUSTRATION AND EXEMPLIFICATION.
Introducing the Technique. What I've Learned from Men, Barbara Ehrenreich.
Shooting An Elephant, George Orwell.
The Spider and the Wasp, Alexander Petrunkevitch.
Stress and Other Scapegoats, Rex Julian Beaber.
How It Feels To Be Colored Me, Zora Neal Hurston.

VI. COMPARISON AND CONTRAST. Anatomy and Destiny in Medical School, Perri Klass.
Stallone versus Springsteen: Which Dream Do YouBuy?, Jack Newfield.
Two Ways of Seeing a River, Mark Twain.
Nobody Ever Got Raped by a Book, Mike Royko.
Proxemics in the Arab World, Edward T. Hall.

VII. ANALOGY AND METAPHOR. You are What You Say, Robin Lakoff.
Political Parables for Today, Robert B. Reich.
The Giant Rat of Kenya, Tom Bethel.
Science Fiction as an Escape: Can Fiction Plot a Path to a Better Future?, Hermann J. Muller.
The Code of the Universe, James Haught.

VIII. CAUSE AND EFFECT. Old and Female, Susan Jacoby.
Polish Line Committees, Janine Wedel.
Down With the Forests, Charles Kuralt.
Living with My VCR, Nora Ephron.
Mother Teresa's Work of Grace, Courtney Tower.

IX. PROCESS ANALYSIS. Black Men and Public Space, Brent Staples.
Patriotic Prostitutes, Jill Gay.
Sympathy for the Devil, David Quammen.
A Chinese Reporter on Cape Cod, Guan Keguang.
Habit, William James.

X. ARGUMENT AND PERSUASION.
Introducing the Technique.
Men and Women. Sexism in English: A 1990's Update, Alleen Pace Nilsen.
The Hand That Rocks The Helm, Richard Mitchell.
Analyzing the Arguments of Nilsen and Mitchell, a student essay: Ginger Tuttle.
Attack Ideas, Not People, Judith Martin and Gunther Stent.
High Noon at the P. C. Corral, Amada Foreman.
Analyzing the Arguments of Martin, Stent, and Foreman, a student essay: Vineeta Vijayaraghavan,
The Warming of the World, Carl Sagan.
The Next Ice Age, Sir Frederick Hoyle.
Analyzing the Arguments of Sagan and Hoyle, a student essay: Jennifer Medina,
Curbing the Sexploitation Industry, Tipper Gore.
The Censor's Label: An Oblique Attack on Free Expression, Bob Guccione, Jr.
Analyzing the Arguments of Gore and Guccione, a student essay: Dominique Spagnuolo,
Whose Culture Is It, Anyway? It's Not Just Anglo-Saxon, Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Western Values Are Central, Donald Kagan.
Analyzing the Arguments of Gates and Kagan, a student essay: Thomas Flynn.

Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)