Laraine E. FlemmingISBN-13: 9780357794272
READING KEYS offers a comprehensive introduction to reading skills by providing clear explanations followed by concrete examples to help students thoroughly understand reading concepts. Students will enjoy engaging excerpts that include timely topics such as the benefits and drawbacks of using technology programs like ChatGPT to facilitate reading comprehension.
David Rosenwasser, Jill StephenISBN-13: 9780357793657
Learning to write well requires learning to use writing as a tool to think well, and Rosenwasser/Stephen's WRITING ANALYTICALLY, 9th edition, shows you how. This reader-friendly book is built on step-by-step tools that expand your thinking and help you arrive at better ideas. You'll learn to determine which details are...
Jodie NicotraISBN-13: 9780357656327
Communication isn't static. It shifts and changes. Nicotra's BECOMING RHETORICAL: ANALYZING AND COMPOSING IN A MULTIMEDIA WORLD, 2nd edition, equips you with the tools and knowledge to effectively communicate to countless different audiences and across multiple forms of media. You will learn to analyze and compose in textual, visual and...
Laurie G. Kirszner, Stephen R. MandellISBN-13: 9780357793855
Kirszner/Mandell's PORTABLE LITERATURE: READING, REACTING, WRITING, 10th Edition is a highly accessible anthology that offers a broad selection of contemporary and classic, time-tested readings along with introductions to the literary genres, helpful study questions and prompts and a down-to-earth, accessible guide to writing about literature.
Philip C. KolinISBN-13: 9780357656471
Learn how to plan, draft, revise, format and produce professional documents and graphics in today's global workplace with Kolin's SUCCESSFUL WRITING AT WORK, 12E. This inviting, easy-to-read approach provides detailed writing guidelines using numerous real examples. Revisions ensure a diverse and inclusive approach to writing, while new coverage examines the...
Felicity Cox, Mengistu Amberber, Nina Hyams, Robert Rodman, Rosalind Thornton, Victoria FromkinISBN-13: 9780170450065
An Introduction to Language introduces you to the fascinating study of human language from an Australian perspective. Chapters explore the nature of human language, the grammatical aspects and psychology of language, as well as language and its relation to society. Popular features include learning objectives and margin definitions in each...
Jean WyrickISBN-13: 9781337899796
Combining detailed coverage of the writing process with a wealth of professional readings, Wyrick's STEPS TO WRITING WELL WITH ADDITIONAL READINGS has helped thousands of students learn to write effective academic essays. Extremely student-friendly, it presents rhetorical strategies for composing essays in an easy-to-follow progression of useful lessons and activities....
Robert P. YagelskiISBN-13: 9780357640005
Master the fundamentals that are critical to becoming an effective writer with Yagelski's THE ESSENTIALS OF WRITING: TEN CORE CONCEPTS, 3E. This short, flexible writing guide presents the core concepts behind becoming a more sophisticated writer and gives you opportunity to practice these concepts in action in Chapters 2 through...
Cheryl GlennISBN-13: 9780357509074
Discover the rhetorically based writing guide designed for you, the digital native, with THE NEW HARBRACE GUIDE: GENRES FOR COMPOSING, 4E. This reader-friendly presentation, written by award-winning author Cheryl Glenn, is known for its trademark emphasis on writing in multiple media. This edition combines coverage of genres and persuasion with...
John Van Rys, Patrick Sebranek, Randall VanderMey, Verne MeyerISBN-13: 9780357505847
No matter where you are in the writing process or how confident you are in your writing, THE COLLEGE WRITER: A GUIDE TO THINKING, WRITING, AND RESEARCHING, 7E offers valuable guidance and support. This fully updated four-in-one resource provides a rhetoric, reader, research guide, and complete handbook for writers of...
Robert P. YagelskiISBN-13: 9780357505656
Master the fundamentals critical to becoming an effective writer with Yagelski's WRITING: TEN CORE CONCEPTS, 3E. Carefully designed guides, thoroughly integrated with the core concepts, set this book apart as you study key rhetorical moves within analytical, persuasive and narrative writing. Applied assignments challenge you to complete causal analysis, academic...
Robert PerrinISBN-13: 9780357632963
Perrin's POCKET GUIDE TO APA STYLE, 7th Edition, is your essential tool for writing research papers in every course you take. Concise yet thorough, the POCKET GUIDE presents straightforward explanations, annotated examples and margin notes that help you write properly documented papers in the latest APA style. Student-friendly organization, quick-reference...
Harry Phillips, Patricia BostianISBN-13: 9780357138663
Written for today's diverse student body, THE PURPOSEFUL ARGUMENT: A PRACTICAL GUIDE, 3rd Edition, empowers you with essential negotiating skills for everyday life -- tools that will serve you well wherever your career takes you. Vivid explanations, detailed examples and practical exercises guide you step by step through the process...
Anthony C. Winkler, Jo Ray McCuen-MetherellISBN-13: 9781337902311
From helping you find your voice to guiding you on the latest MLA and APA documentation guidelines, READINGS FOR WRITERS is designed to help you become a more successful writer. Throughout the text, the authors offer helpful commentary, practical tips and suggestions, real student essays, and other writing tools that...
John Mauk, John MetzISBN-13: 9781337556064
Encouraging you to be an inventive thinker and writer, THE COMPOSITION OF EVERYDAY LIFE, Brief, connects the act of writing to your daily life. It helps you to uncover meaning, rethink the world around you and invent ideas. With more than 50 reading selections by both professional and student writers,...
Jodie NicotraISBN-13: 9781305956773
In your courses and career, you will compose essays, reports, photos, graphics, web pages, and more. BECOMING RHETORICAL gives you the tools and the training you need to create successful communications in all of these formats and in different situations. First you will learn tools of analysis -- ways to...
Cheryl Glenn, Loretta GrayISBN-13: 9781337556903
Grab it and go! HARBRACE ESSENTIALS WITH RESOURCES FOR WRITING IN THE DISCIPLINES, 3rd Edition answers all of your essential writing questions in one easy-to-navigate, easy-to-carry handbook. Inside, you'll find brief yet thorough explanations of important grammar, style, mechanics and punctuation topics. You'll also find model student papers in a...
Cheryl Glenn, Loretta GrayISBN-13: 9781337556880
Grab it and go! HARBRACE ESSENTIALS, 3rd Edition answers all of your essential writing questions in one easy-to-navigate, easy-to-carry handbook. Inside, you'll find brief yet thorough explanations of important grammar, style, mechanics and punctuation topics. You'll also find model student papers, extensive MLA and APA citation examples and more.
Robert Rodman, Victoria Fromkin, Nina HyamsISBN-13: 9781337559577
Whether you are studying education, languages, cognitive science, psychology, anthropology, English, or teaching English as a Second Language (TESL), AN INTRODUCTION TO LANGUAGE, 11th Edition, offers the information you need in a clear and descriptive manner that assumes no prior knowledge of linguistics. This edition retains the blend of humor...
David Rosenwasser, Jill StephenISBN-13: 9781337559461
Learning to write well requires learning to use writing as a tool to think well--and this book shows you how. WRITING ANALYTICALLY leads you through the process of analysis and synthesis and helps you to generate original, well-developed ideas. Whether you're already a confident writer or someone who feels stranded...
Robert Rodman, Victoria Fromkin, Nina HyamsISBN-13: 9789814846387
AN INTRODUCTION TO LANGUAGE, 11th Edition, offers an entirely up-to-date look at language studies and linguistics in today's world. Written from the ground up as if it were a first edition, the book is fresh, modern, and reflective of the current state of the field. At the same time, it...
John Mauk, John MetzISBN-13: 9781337556088
Encouraging you to be an inventive thinker and writer, THE COMPOSITION OF EVERYDAY LIFE, Concise, connects the act of writing to your daily life. It helps you to uncover meaning, rethink the world around you and invent ideas. With 36 reading selections by both professional and student writers, this book...
Joseph F. TrimmerISBN-13: 9781337555999
Briefer, more affordable, and easier to use than the MLA's own handbook, this popular guide features the current MLA standards and principles, new annotated examples, and an expanded guide to citing online resources. You'll appreciate the Guide's numerous examples, a sample research paper, and helpful hints on such topics as...
Bonnie L. TensenISBN-13: 9781305969407
Practical, relevant, and reflecting the latest technologies, RESEARCH STRATEGIES FOR A DIGITAL AGE, 5th Edition, provides a thorough, step-by-step guide that helps you develop research skills critical to today's online environment -- skills that will serve you well for a lifetime. This text blends traditional research methods with detailed instruction...
Paul V. AndersonISBN-13: 9781305667884
Join the thousands of students who have used Anderson's TECHNICAL COMMUNICATION: A READER-CENTERED APPROACH to develop the communication skills that employers consistently rank at the very top of the qualifications they seek in college graduates. You will learn to meet the special demands and expectations of the workplace by adapting...
Susan FawcettISBN-13: 9781337097048
EVERGREEN, which has brought success to thousands of students across the country, takes you through the writing process step by step. The book provides you with clear instructions, numerous models of student writing, helpful diagrams and visuals, and plenty of practice exercises. This edition includes a new focus on improving...
John Van Rys, Patrick Sebranek, Randall VanderMey, Verne MeyerISBN-13: 9781305958067
Combining streamlined instruction in the writing process with an accessible style, THE COLLEGE WRITER is your all-in-one writing resource. Throughout the text, samples of student and professional writing in different disciplines and from different career paths highlight important features of effective writing and help you craft papers for all of...
John Van Rys, Patrick Sebranek, Randall VanderMey, Verne MeyerISBN-13: 9781305959002
Combining streamlined instruction in the writing process with an accessible style, THE COLLEGE WRITER, BRIEF, is your all-in-one writing resource. Throughout the text, samples of student and professional writing in different disciplines and from different career paths help you write papers for all of your courses. A research guide, including...
Susan K. Miller-Cochran, Ann RaimesISBN-13: 9781305956759
Offering a wealth of examples, tips, and tools, KEYS FOR WRITERS, 8e, is an easy-to-use resource for improving your writing for all of your coursework -- as well as your career. Color-coded tabs allow you to quickly find answers to your grammar and writing questions. The visual Critical Thinking Framework...
Robert P. YagelskiISBN-13: 9781305956766
WRITING: TEN CORE CONCEPTS is designed to help you acquire the fundamental understanding that you need to become an effective writer, and to give you practice in applying ten core concepts across different writing tasks. Handy ten-step writing guides use the core concepts to help you effectively manage various types...