Perspectives on Contemporary Issues: Reading Across the Disciplines / Edition 5

Perspectives on Contemporary Issues: Reading Across the Disciplines / Edition 5

by Katherine Anne Ackley
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1413033970

ISBN-13: 9781413033977

Pub. Date: 03/17/2008

Publisher: Cengage Learning

This cross-disciplinary reader encourages critical thinking and academic writing by presenting students with a variety of perspectives on current issues from across the curriculum.

Overview

This cross-disciplinary reader encourages critical thinking and academic writing by presenting students with a variety of perspectives on current issues from across the curriculum.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781413033977
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
03/17/2008
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
752
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

1. Reading Critically
2.Writing a Summary
3.Writing a Critique
4.Writing a Synthesis
5.In-text Citations, Paraphrasing, and Quoting
6.Writing a Research Paper Using MLA Style
7.Writing a Research Paper Using APA Style
8.The Arts
9.Music, Film, and Media Studies
10.Television
11.Advertising
12.Education
13.Poverty and Homelessness
14.Criminal Behavior
15.Gender and Sex Roles
16.Race and Ethnicity
17.Terrorism
18.Computers and Cyberspace
19.Natural Sciences
20.Bioethics
21.Public Health
22.Environmental Studies
23.The American Consumer
24.The Workplace
25.The American Image Abroad
26.The United States in the Global Marketplace.

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