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Literature for Composition, Interactive Edition

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ISBN-10: 020556383X

ISBN-13: 9780205563838

Edition: 8th 2008

Authors: Sylvan Barnet, William E. Cain, William E. Burto

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List price: $89.40
Edition: 8th
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Longman Publishing
Publication date: 10/9/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 1448
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 2.2
Language: English

Contents by Genre List of Illustrations Preface to Instructors Letter to Students nbsp; PART I Getting Started: From Response to Argumentnbsp;nbsp;nbsp; nbsp; CHAPTER 1 The Writer as Reader Reading and Responding nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Kate Chopin,Ripe Figs nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Reading as Re-creation nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Collecting Evidence, Making Reasonable Inferences nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Reading with Pen in Hand nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Recording Your First Responses nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Identifying Your Audience and Purpose Your Turn: Arguing a Thesis in an Essay nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; A Sample Essay by a Student: "Images of Ripening in Kate Chopinrsquo;s lsquo;Ripe Figsrsquo;rdquo; nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; The Argument Analyzed nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; *Behind the Scenes: Tenorirsquo;s Essay, from Early Responses to Final Version nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Other Possibilities for Writing nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; *A Second Story about a Young Woman: Michele Serros,Senior Picture Day nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Two Stories about a Bitter Argument nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;Raymond Carver,Mine nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;Raymond Carver,Little Things nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Your Turn: Writing an Argument about Carverrsquo;s Two Stories nbsp; CHAPTER 2nbsp; The Reader as Writernbsp; Developing a Thesis, Drafting, and Writing an Argument nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Pre-writing: Getting Ideas nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Annotating a Text nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; More about Getting Ideas: A Second Story by Kate Chopin nbsp; nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Kate Chopin,nbsp;The Story of an Hour nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Brainstorming for Ideas for Writing nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Focused Free Writing nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Listing nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Asking Questions nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Keeping a Journal nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Arguing with Yourself: Critical Thinking nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Arguing a Thesis Drafting Your Argument nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; √ nbsp;Checklist: Thesis Sentence nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; A Sample Draft: "Ironies in an Hour" nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Revising an Argument nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Outlining an Argument nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Soliciting Peer Review, Thinking about Counterarguments nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Final Version of the Sample Essay: "Ironies of Life in Kate Chopins The Story of an nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; Hourrsquo;rdquo; nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; A Brief Overview of the Final Version Writing on Your Computer nbsp;nbsp;nbsp; √ Checklist: Writing with a Computer Your Turn: Two Addition