ISBN-10:
0070526265
ISBN-13:
9780070526266
Pub. Date:
07/24/1998
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Vocabulary Connections, Book III: Academic Words / Edition 1

Vocabulary Connections, Book III: Academic Words / Edition 1

by Marianne Reynolds

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Overview

This third volume in a three-book series is devoted to academic words. Designed to serve as a supplement to any developmental text or as a stand-alone text for vocabulary enrichment courses, it offers a wealth of exercises and self-tests to enable students to work independently and also offers group activities for those instructors who wish to foster collaborative learning.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780070526266
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date: 07/24/1998
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 168
Product dimensions: 7.70(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.28(d)

About the Author

Marianne C. Reynolds has been coordinator of the reading program at Mercer County Community College for 17 years. She received her ED.D from Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey and is the author of Reading for Understanding and Reading Connections, as well as the Vocabulary Connections series. Her practical approach to challenging students with college-level material along with the necessary support continues to be very successful. Professor Reynolds has offered presentations demonstrating her strategies at the California Reading and Learning Association conference and the National Association of Developing Educators meeting.

Table of Contents

Preface vii
Introduction xiii
Pronunciation Key xv
Communication: Types of Nonverbal Communication
1(10)
Accounting: Careers in Accounting
11(10)
Biology: Development, Aging, and Senescence---Changes over the Life Span
21(10)
Sociology: Family Functions and Structure
31(10)
History: Equal Rights for Women
41(10)
Art: Censorship
51(10)
Music: Musical Instruments
61(10)
Psychology: Classical Conditioning
71(14)
Math: Variables and Algebraic Expressions
85(10)
Literature: "A Rose for Emily"
95(16)
Computer Technology: How to Surf the Net
111(16)
Answers to Exercises 127(14)
Bibliography 141

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