The Common Sense: What to Write, How to Write It, and Why / Edition 1

The Common Sense: What to Write, How to Write It, and Why / Edition 1

by Rosemary Deen, Marie Ponsot
     
 

The Common Sense is elemental and beautifully succinct. It focuses on the expository essay, which, despite its association with abominable teaching techniques and vapid results, is at its best the one form that reveals to students and teachers the power of writing.See more details below

Overview

The Common Sense is elemental and beautifully succinct. It focuses on the expository essay, which, despite its association with abominable teaching techniques and vapid results, is at its best the one form that reveals to students and teachers the power of writing.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780867090796
Publisher:
Heinemann
Publication date:
01/01/1985
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
166
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Elements of the Essay

Two-Part Essay Shapes A. First Series: Interplay or Dialogue—Essays with a Double Voice or Point of View B. Second Series: Overview—Essays with a Single Voice or Point of View

Writing About Literature

Sample Essays Appendix: Two Designs for a Writing Course

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