Reading for Today Series 4: Concepts for Today / Edition 2

Reading for Today Series 4: Concepts for Today / Edition 2

by Lorraine C. Smith, Nancy Nici Mare
     
 

ISBN-10: 1413008127

ISBN-13: 9781413008128

Pub. Date: 12/18/2003

Publisher: Cengage Learning

These best-selling, academic skills texts systematically develop students' reading and vocabulary skills through engaging themes and intensive practice. Students learn successful reading strategies and are further prompted to build proficiency in their writing, listening, and speaking skills.

Overview

These best-selling, academic skills texts systematically develop students' reading and vocabulary skills through engaging themes and intensive practice. Students learn successful reading strategies and are further prompted to build proficiency in their writing, listening, and speaking skills.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781413008128
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
12/18/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

UNIT 1: LIVING IN SOCIETY. 1. The Paradox of Happiness. 2. Close to Home: Technological Advances Erode Barrier Between Work and Home. 3. The Birth-Order Myth. UNIT 2: SAFETY AND HEALTH. 4. Why So Many More Americans Die in Fires. 5. Acupuncture: The New Old Medicine. 6. Highs and Lows in Self-Esteem. UNIT 3: GOVERNMENT AND EDUCATION. 7. The Federal System of Government. 8. Too Soon Old, Too Late Wise. 9. The Pursuit of Excellence. UNIT 4: SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY. 10. Antarctica: Whose Continent Is It Anyway? 11. A Messenger from the Past. 12. Is Time Travel Possible?

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