The Fourth Edition of Improving College Reading by Lee A. Jacobus ultimate purpose is to help students master the art of reading high-level college material. The readings are designed to prepare students for college reading by training them to read attentively, improve concentration and retention and translate those abilities into the skills necessary when analyzing a passage for its main ideas, supporting evidence, and principal interpretations.
|Publisher:||Harcourt College Publishers|
|Edition description:||5th ed|
|Product dimensions:||6.22(w) x 9.22(h) x 0.72(d)|
Table of Contents1. Introduction: How to Read College Material
2.Readings in Culture and Anthropology. 3. Readings in Sociology and Social Psychology. 4. Readings in Science. 5. Readings from Popular First-Year Textbooks.