Writing and Reading Across the Curriculum, Brief Edition / Edition 3

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Overview

Each chapter of the reader is structured around a single topic, with articles that reflect different disciplines, viewpoints, and ways of writing. This approach exposes students to a range of models chosen to broaden their disciplinary horizons and sustain their interest. Along with updated classic chapters on Cinderella, Obedience to Authority, Biotechnology, and Business Ethics, the sixth edition includes four new chapters: The Wal-Mart Wars; Left, Right, Center: The American Political Spectrum; Privacy and Technology; and From Fiction to Film: Exploring the Film Adaptation. In addition to the interesting readings in Writing and Reading Across the Curriculum is the unique rhetoric, which provides step-by-step instruction on the skills of summary, critique, and synthesis, as well as to the elements and writing process of the research paper. New to this edition are readings, intended to develop writing skills, are now related to topics in the reader, and an expanded and updated treatment of electronic sources.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780205622290
  • Publisher: Longman
  • Publication date: 10/3/2008
  • Series: Behrens/Rosen Series
  • Edition description: Brief
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 544
  • Product dimensions: 6.30 (w) x 9.20 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Table of Contents

Detailed Contents
A Note to the Instructor
A Note to the Student
Pt. I How to Write Summaries, Critiques, and Syntheses 1
1 Summary and Paraphrase 3
2 Thesis, Quotations, Introductions, and Conclusions 32
3 Critical Reading and Critique 59
4 Synthesis 88
5 Research 154
Pt. II An Anthology of Readings 199
6 The Wal-Mart Wars 201
7 Left, Right, Center: The American Political Spectrum 242
8 Obedience to Authority 354
9 Privacy and Technology 420
10 Fairy Tales: A Closer Look at "Cinderella" 480
11 The Brave New World of Biotechnology 550
12 From Fiction to Film: Exploring the Film Adaption 651
13 Business Ethics 768
Credits 844
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