ISBN-10:
0131838938
ISBN-13:
9780131838932
Pub. Date:
01/11/2007
Publisher:
Pearson
Empowered College Reading: Motivation Matters / Edition 1

Empowered College Reading: Motivation Matters / Edition 1

by Linda Lee

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Empowered College Reading: Motivation Matters / Edition 1

How do you motivate your students to read? As with most activities, the key to successful reading is motivation. By combining the stages of motivation with active reading, author Linda Lee empowers students to become college readers. She demonstrates to students how to use the attitudes and techniques of motivation to make every reading experience worthwhile and productive. Empowered College Reading: Motivation Matters gives provides students with both motivating content and motivating features.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780131838932
Publisher: Pearson
Publication date: 01/11/2007
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 656
Product dimensions: 7.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Subject Area Readings

A Note to Instructors

A Note to Students

The Motivation Measure

Unit One: Motivated Reading.

Chapter 1. The Power of Motivation.

Chapter 2. Active Reading.

Chapter 3. Reading Efficiently.

Chapter 4. Vocabulary Expansion.

Unit Two: Textbook Reading.

Chapter 5. Reading for Learning Methods.

Chapter 6. Main Ideas.

Chapter 7. Details and Logical Patterns.

Chapter 8. Graphic Aids. Unit Three: Critical Reading.

Unit Three: Critical Reading.

Chapter 9. Drawing Conclusions.

Chapter 10. Evaluating Arguments.

The Reader.

Reading for Learning Texts.

  1. Psychology
  2. Business Communication
  3. History
  4. Biology

Appendix.

Summary of the Motivation Stages.

Credits.

Index.

The CD-ROM.

The Motivation Measure

Reading for Learning Texts.

  1. Marketing
  2. Business

Textbook Chapters

  1. Sociology
  2. World History

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