Here and Now: Current Readings for Writers

Here and Now: Current Readings for Writers

by Gilbert H. Muller

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780070443723
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date: 08/01/1997
Pages: 496
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

To the Student: Reading, Discussing, and Writing Essays
CHAPTER 1: GENERATIONS AT THE CROSSROADS
Nicholas Zill and John Robinson: "The Generation X Difference"
Arthur Levine: "The Making of a Generation"
Peggy Noonan: "The D-Day Generation"
Dahlia Aguilar: "Boom or Bust?"
Barbara Kingsolver: "Stone Soup"
CHAPTER 2: CYBER-NATION
Bill Gates: "The State of Cyberspace"
Peter McGrath: "The Web: Infotopia or Marketplace?"
Randall Rothenberg: "Life in Cyburbia"
Brian Hayes: "Debugging Myself"
Deborah Tannen: "Gender Gap in Cyberspace"
CHAPTER 3: PAY SCALES
Barbara Anderman: "Why Can�t I Find a Full-Time Job?"
Herbert J. Gans: "Fitting the Poor into the Economy"
Lester Thurow: "Why Their World Might Crumble"
Sunnel Ratan: "Generational Tension in the Office"
Andrea Gabor: "Married, With Househusband"
CHAPTER 4: THE DATING GAME
Susan Shirachi, "California�s Dating Hell"
Trip Gabriel, "Pack Dating: For a Good Time, Call a Crowd"
(and more...)

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