Dolphin Writer - Crafting Essays
List price: $74.95
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
Description: TheHoughton Mifflin College Writing Seriesis a three-volume series focusing on writingfrom sentences to paragraphs to essaysin an easy-to-understand format and at an affordable price. Each volume of theCollege Writing Seriespresents students with comprehensive yet approachable coverage of the writing process, from prewriting through peer evaluation, revision, and preparation of the final paper, and each also includes a section of numerous level-appropriate readings. A focus on student success in all areas of reading, writing, and studying helps students organize, manage, and implement techniques, including how to use a computer to assist in the writing process. Book Three includes complete coverage of essay skills. TheHoughton Mifflin College Writing Seriesfeatures the same topics and content as other comparable textbooksbut for a third of the price. Step-by-step explanations of the writing process, including many student models, give students a clear understanding of how good writing actually works. The text features a multitude of practice exercises, including self-tests that help students hone their writing skills. Suggested answers appear in the back of the book. Web Workboxes at the end of each chapter provide suggestions for Web sites with additional help, exercises, or suggestions for further exploration. Chapter pedagogy, including goals for each chapter and a chapter review self-test, supports students in anticipating, learning, and reviewing key concepts. Book Three includesFocus on Researchboxes to help students begin to think about how to find sources of information, how to keep track of their information, and ultimately how to appropriately incorporate sources into their own writing.
Rush Rewards U
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
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.
List price: $74.95
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: CENGAGE Learning
Publication date: 9/20/2007
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
|Improving Writing and Thinking|
|The Writing Process|
|Step One: Prewriting|
|Step Two: Organizing and Outlining|
|Step Three: Writing|
|Step Four: Revising|
|Step Five: Editing and Preparing the Final Draft|
|Developing Paragraphs and Essays with the Rhetorical Modes|
|The Reading/Writing Connection|
|Combinations of Patterns|
|"Not the Marrying Kind"|
|"Body & Soul"|
|"All work and no play"|
|"Shoot First, Regret Legislation Later"|
|"One Family's Tree"|
|"Coalition of the Differing"|
|"The Seven Deadly Nyms"|
|"The Guardian" Dana Gioia, "Why literature matters"|
|Handbook Sentence Skills The Simple Sentence Coordination Subordination Mechanics|
|Appendix: Additional Practice for Multilingual Writers|