Raise the Issues: An Integrated Approach to Critical Thinking (Student Book and Classroom Audio CD) / Edition 3

Raise the Issues: An Integrated Approach to Critical Thinking (Student Book and Classroom Audio CD) / Edition 3

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by Carol Numrich
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0137068484

ISBN-13: 9780137068487

Pub. Date: 10/19/2009

Publisher: Pearson Education ESL

Raise the Issues helps advanced students develop critical thinking skills as they gain insight into American Attitudes and values. It combines original broadcasts from NPR® with authentic articls from publications such as The New York Times, The Atlantic Monthly, and the International Herald-Tribune to present

Overview

Raise the Issues helps advanced students develop critical thinking skills as they gain insight into American Attitudes and values. It combines original broadcasts from NPR® with authentic articls from publications such as The New York Times, The Atlantic Monthly, and the International Herald-Tribune to present dffering viewpoints on contemporary topics. Each of the ten units provides stimulating content that integrates listening, reading, speaking, and writing. As students clarify, interpret, and evaluate ideas from the material, they improve their command of sophisticated vocabulary and complex structures.

The third edition features five new units on topical issues such as international adoptions, immigration, alternative energy, and the place of sports in higher education.

See also:

Face the Issues, Third Edition

Consider the Issues, Third Edition

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780137068487
Publisher:
Pearson Education ESL
Publication date:
10/19/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Sales rank:
789,686
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 9.80(h) x 0.30(d)

Table of Contents

1 ENFORCING THE LAW

Commentator: Daniel Pinkwater from All Things Considered

2 BETTER DEAD THAN COED?

Commentator: katharine Ferguson from Morning Edition

3 THE GLOBAL CHILD

Commentator: Marcos McPeek Villatoro from Day to Day

4 BEYOND DARWINISM

Commentator: Lauren Weinstein from Morning Edition

5 SPORT FOR SPORT'S SAKE

Commentator: Frank Deford from Morning Edition

6 DRAWING THE LINE ON IMMIGRATION

Commentator: Jim Gilchrist from All Things Considered

7 THE RIGHT TO DIE VS. THE RIGHT TO LIFE

Commentator: Philip Gerard from All Things Considered

8 THE GLOBAL VILLAGE

Commentator: Andrew Lam from All Things Considered

9 FOR EVERY WINNER, THERE'S A LOSER

Commentator: Joe Loconte from All Things Considered

10 ALTERNATIVE ENERGY

Commentator: Jeremy Rifkin from Morning Edition

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Raise the Issues: An Integrated Approach to Critical Thinking (Student Book and Classroom Audio CD) 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
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