Keys to Successful College Writing / Edition 1

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Focusing on five "keys" to successful essay writing-purpose, focus, material, structure, and style, Keys to Successful Writing helps readers become better writers by presenting simple, consistently applicable tools and techniques. Engaging professional readings represent a variety of genres. Critical thinking questions after the selections ask readers to make connections between the readings. A diagnostic test helps the reader identify his strengths and weaknesses in grammar and mechanics. Sections of the book include: "Using the Computer," "Options for Writing," "Journal Writing," "Responding to Writing," and "Using Outside Sources." Additional features include Editing Exercises, Service Learning writing options, public speaking and public writing guidance, and ESL coverage. "A Writer's Toolkit" in Part 3 discusses risumis, letters, and writing portfolios. For those interested in developing their writing skills.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780321015761
  • Publisher: Addison-Wesley
  • Publication date: 12/11/1998
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 500
  • Product dimensions: 7.37 (w) x 9.14 (h) x 0.84 (d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Theories of Children's Play 1
Ch. 2 Play and Development 25
Ch. 3 Development of Play 53
Ch. 4 Individual Differences in Play 89
Ch. 5 Play in Diverse Cultures 122
Ch. 6 Play, Special Children, and Special Circumstances With Susan Welteroth 154
Ch. 7 Adult Involvement in Play 188
Ch. 8 Observing Play 218
Ch. 9 Play Environments With Francis Wardle 244
Ch. 10 Play Materials 283
Ch. 11 Play and Education 313
References 339
Index 367
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