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Language

Language

A Reader for Writers

  • Author: Gita DasBender
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • ISBN: 9780199947485
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Page: 416
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"The Language Reader is part of the Managed Reader Program,which are a cluster of single-topic readers that are brief-to-medium in length and include a short section on rhetorical strategies and research work, as well as writing process, and all of which have a common pedagogy. The readings in these books include global perspectives and non-mainstream sources, and they are a manageable size. The Language Reader is a reader that reflects the central and complex topic of language, as it reflects upon new realities of the multilingual college classroom, and speaks to ideas and issues important to generation 1.5 learners. Developed for the freshman composition course, the reader includes an interdisciplinary mix of public, academic, and scientific reading selection; and it gives students with the rhetorical knowledge and compositional skills to participate in discussions about language, learning, and the writing process"--

About Language

About Language

A Reader for Writers

  • Author: William Howell Roberts,Gregoire Turgeon
  • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: College readers
  • Page: 535
  • View: 4944
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The authors of About Language encourage students to use language more responsibly in their own writing. More than 70 reading selections cover a broad range of issues, including cultural diversity, censorship, and gender. Strong support is provided by an opening chapter on the writing process; annotated table of contents; chapter introductions; selection headnotes, study questions and writing assignments; end-of-chapter writing assignments and research activities; and a glossary of language and rhetorical terms.

About Language

About Language

A Reader for Writers

  • Author: William Howell Roberts,Gregoire Turgeon
  • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin College Division
  • ISBN: 9780395874639
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Page: 436
  • View: 7215
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The authors of About Language encourage students to use language more responsibly in their own writing. More than 70 reading selections cover a broad range of issues, including cultural diversity, censorship, and gender. Strong support is provided by an opening chapter on the writing process; annotated table of contents; chapter introductions; selection headnotes, study questions and writing assignments; end-of-chapter writing assignments and research activities; and a glossary of language and rhetorical terms.

A language reader for writers

A language reader for writers

  • Author: James R. Gaskin,Jack Suberman
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Page: 251
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Technology

Technology

A Reader for Writers

  • Author: Johannah Rodgers
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • ISBN: 9780199340736
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Page: 384
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Read. Write. Oxford. Technology: A Reader for Writers focuses on the timely and vital subject of information and communications technologies and presents a range of contemporary and classic articles that invite students to consider and engage with questions related to how, why, and in what ways we may be able to critically reflect on ourselves and societies by writing and thinking about technology. Accompanied by group-discussion questions and writing prompts that ask students to engage with many of the same information and communications technologies they are reading about, the readings in Technology: A Reader for Writers give students the opportunity to explore, learn, and write about technologies and the many issues and institutions related to them, including education, public policy, healthcare, social ethics, literacy practices, social activism, and global economics, in a unique, purpose-based, and hands-on manner. Developed for the freshman composition course, Technology: A Reader for Writers includes an interdisciplinary mix of public, academic, and scientific reading selections, providing students with the rhetorical knowledge and compositional skills required to participate effectively in discussions about technology, science, and society. Technology: A Reader for Writers is part of a series of brief single-topic readers from Oxford University Press designed for today's college writing courses. Each reader in this series approaches a topic of contemporary conversation from multiple perspectives.

College

College

A Reader for Writers

  • Author: Todd James Pierce
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • ISBN: 9780190279950
  • Category: College readers
  • Page: 384
  • View: 4167
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Developed for courses in first-year writing, College: A Reader for Writers includes an interdisciplinary mix of public, academic, and cultural reading selections. It provides students with the rhetorical knowledge and analytical strategies required to participate effectively in discussions about college and culture. College: A Reader for Writers is part of a series of brief, single-topic readers from Oxford University Press designed for today's college writing courses. Each reader in this series approaches a topic of contemporary conversation from multiple perspectives.

Gender

Gender

A Reader for Writers

  • Author: Megan Titus
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9780190298852
  • Category: Gender expression
  • Page: 464
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Developed for courses in first-year writing, Gender: A Reader for Writers includes an interdisciplinary mix of public, academic, and cultural reading selections. It provides students with the rhetorical knowledge and analytical strategies required to participate effectively in discussions about gender and culture. Chapters include numerous pedagogical features and are organized thematically around the topics below: -Gender and identity -Gender and stereotypes -Gender and the body -Gender and popular culture -Gender and work -Gender and globalization Gender: A Reader for Writers is part of a series of brief, single-topic readers from Oxford University Press designed for today's college writing courses. Each reader in this series approaches a topic of contemporary conversation from multiple perspectives.

Globalization

Globalization

A Reader for Writers

  • Author: Maria Jerskey
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • ISBN: 9780199947522
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Page: 504
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Read. Write. Oxford. Using vibrant, challenging, and diverse selections, Globalization: A Reader for Writers invites students to explore what globalization means not just to their everyday lives but to the collective future of the world. The writers, scholars, artists, journalists, and activists represented in this reader transcend globalization as a theme, challenging students to see globalization as a term that they need to define for themselves. This reader presents a more open-ended, less determined perspective than the "West and the Rest" agenda by offering articles that are personal and local yet also engaging to a broader global audience. Developed for the freshman composition course, Globalization: A Reader for Writers includes an interdisciplinary mix of public, academic, and scientific reading selections, providing students with the rhetorical knowledge and compositional skills required to participate effectively in an academic discourse about globalization. Globalization: A Reader for Writers is part of a series of brief single-topic readers from Oxford University Press designed for today's college writing courses. Each reader in this series approaches a topic of contemporary conversation from multiple perspectives.

Great Writing

Great Writing

A Reader for Writers

  • Author: Harvey S. Wiener,Nora Eisenberg
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
  • ISBN: 9780072370645
  • Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Page: 608
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This book provides a multi-genre collection of essays, memoirs, speeches, stories, poems, and plays, all presented within familiar rhetorical contexts. Each reading is selected to show language at its very best, with pieces that are clearly written, elegantly and intelligently reasoned, and suited to specific rhetorical strategies.

Food

Food

A Reader for Writers

  • Author: Danielle Aquiline,Deborah H. Holdstein
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • ISBN: 9780199385683
  • Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Page: 477
  • View: 5961
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"Food: A Reader for Writers is focused on the engaging theme of food and culture, including an interdisciplinary mix of pieces written in differing rhetorical styles and genres, and each chapter of the book will be punctuated by a recipe, poem, a blog excerpt, photograph, and/or vintage advertisement, providing both attractive and highly useful, additional pedagogical and learning opportunities. Developed for the first-year composition market, this reader will also provide students with the rhetorical knowledge and compositional skills to participate in the public conversations about human health, the environment, culture, travel, and politics"--