Bedford Guide to College Writing

Bedford Guide to College Writing

Hardcover(Older Edition)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780312115579
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
Publication date: 01/28/1996
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 992
Product dimensions: 7.67(w) x 9.37(h) x 1.59(d)

Table of Contents

Preface: To the Instructor iii
A Writer's Guide 1(10)
Introduction: A Writing Process
3(8)
Part One A Writer's Resources 11(96)
Writing from Recall
15(17)
Writing from Observation
32(16)
Writing from Reading
48(22)
Writing from Conversation
70(20)
Writing from Imagination
90(17)
Part Two Thinking Critically 107(138)
Introduction: Critical Thinking Strategies for Writing
109(18)
Analyzing
127(16)
Comparing and Contrasting
143(22)
Explaining Causes and Effects
165(17)
Taking a Stand
182(21)
Proposing a Solution
203(20)
Evaluating
223(22)
Part Three Special Writing Situations 245(84)
Writing about Literature
249(45)
Writing in Class
294(17)
Writing for Business
311(18)
Part Four A Writer's Strategies 329(128)
Strategies for Generating Ideas
333(16)
Strategies for Planning
349(18)
Strategies for Drafting
367(19)
Strategies for Developing
386(18)
Strategies for Revising and Editing
404(19)
Strategies for Working with Other Writers
423(13)
Strategies for Working with a Computer
436(21)
A Writer's Reader 457(186)
Introduction: Reading to Write
459(2)
Families
461(28)
Men and Women
489(24)
American Diversity
513(28)
The World of Work
541(35)
Popular Culture
576(27)
Nature and Technology
603(40)
A Writer's Research Manual 643(2)
Introduction: The Nature of Research
645(4)
Conducting Library Research
649(42)
Conducting Field Research
691(16)
Writing from Sources
707(66)
Documenting Sources
773
A Writer's Handbook H-1(1)
Introduction: Grammar, or The Way Words Work
H-3(1)
Basic Grammar
H-7(1)
Grammatical Sentences
H-39(1)
Effective Sentences
H-99(1)
Word Choice
H-124(1)
Punctuation
H-141(1)
Mechanics
H-178(1)
Glossary of Troublemakers
H-206(1)
Answers for Lettered Exercises H-216(1)
Index I-1

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