"They Say / I Say": The Moves That Matter in Academic Writing with Readings / Edition 2by Gerald Graff, Cathy Birkenstein, Russel Durst
Pub. Date: 11/15/2011
Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
The best-selling text/reader on academic writing.They Say / I Say demystifies academic writing by identifying its key rhetorical moves, the most important of which is to summarize what others have said ("they say") to set up one's own argument ("I say"). The book also provides templates to help students make these key moves in their own writing. This version includes readings that demonstrate those movesand provide stimulating conversations for them to enter. The Second Edition includes an anthology of 44 readings that will provoke students to thinkand writeabout five important issues, including two new ones: Is Higher Education Worth the Price? and Why Does It Matter Who Wins the Big Game?
- Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
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- Second Edition
- Product dimensions:
- 5.20(w) x 7.30(h) x 0.90(d)
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It is a really useful guide for international students who study here in the U.S.