St. Martin's Guide to Writing

ISBN-10: 0312400527

ISBN-13: 9780312400521

Edition: 7th 2004

Authors: Rise B. Axelrod, Charles R. Cooper

30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy


In its sixth edition, The St. Martin's Guide to Writing continues to offer the most successful combination of critical reading and writing instruction available today -- now with a dynamic new look, Writing Guide software, and more.
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Robert's Rules of Order Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Aromatherapy Basics Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Study Tactics Online content $4.95 $1.99
Customers also bought

Book details

Edition: 7th
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Bedford/Saint Martin's
Publication date: 3/3/2004
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 1056
Size: 7.75" wide x 9.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 3.784
Language: English

Prefacep. vii
Introductionp. 1
Writing Activities
Remembering Eventsp. 25
Remembering Peoplep. 79
Writing Profilesp. 129
Explaining a Conceptp. 183
Arguing a Positionp. 237
Proposing a Solutionp. 293
Justifying an Evaluationp. 351
Speculating about Causesp. 407
Interpreting Storiesp. 465
Critical Thinking Strategies
A Catalog of Invention Strategiesp. 515
A Catalog of Reading Strategiesp. 529
Writing Strategies
Cueing the Readerp. 557
Narratingp. 573
Describingp. 589
Definingp. 601
Classifyingp. 609
Comparing and Contrastingp. 617
Arguingp. 623
Research Strategies
Field Researchp. 641
Library and Internet Researchp. 655
Using and Acknowledging Sourcesp. 693
Writing for Assessment
Essay Examinationsp. 739
Writing Portfoliosp. 759
Writing and Speaking to Wider Audiences
Designing Documentsp. 767
Oral Presentationsp. 793
Working with Othersp. 799
Writing in Your Communityp. 805
Sentence Boundariesp. 6
Grammatical Sentencesp. 12
Effective Sentencesp. 31
Word Choicep. 48
Punctuationp. 58
Mechanicsp. 86
ESL Troublespotsp. 105
Review of Sentence Structurep. 116
Glossary of Frequently Misused Wordsp. 133
Author and Title Indexp. 1
Subject Indexp. 5
Index for ESL Writersp. 27
Table of Contents provided by Ingram. All Rights Reserved.
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.