Writing for College: A Practical Approach / Edition 3 by Robert E. Yarber, Andrew Hoffman | | 9780673467959 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Writing for College: A Practical Approach / Edition 3

Writing for College: A Practical Approach / Edition 3

by Robert E. Yarber, Andrew Hoffman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0673467953

ISBN-13: 9780673467959

Pub. Date: 01/10/1996

Publisher: Longman

This rhetoric blends traditional organization and terminology with a process orientation. Although narrative and descriptive writing is emphasized, persuasive writing, the term paper, business letters, resumes, and essay examinations are also thoroughly covered. Writing exercises, discussion questions, ample checklists, and new student

Overview

This rhetoric blends traditional organization and terminology with a process orientation. Although narrative and descriptive writing is emphasized, persuasive writing, the term paper, business letters, resumes, and essay examinations are also thoroughly covered. Writing exercises, discussion questions, ample checklists, and new student examples are an integral part of each chapter.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780673467959
Publisher:
Longman
Publication date:
01/10/1996
Edition description:
3rd ed
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

1. On Writing: A Preview.

2. Generating Ideas and Getting Started.

3. Writing Paragraphs.

4. Planning the Essay.

5. Shaping the Essay: Organizing Your Ideas.

6. Drafting the Essay: Six Patterns.

7. Revising and Editing the Essay.

8. Writing Effective Sentences.

9. Using the Right Word.

10. Writing the Persuasive Essay.

11. Writing the Term Paper.

12. Writing Essay Examinations, Business Letters, and Résumés.

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