Introduction to Critical Reading

ISBN-10: 1413016219

ISBN-13: 9781413016215

Edition: 6th 2007 (Revised)

Authors: Leah McCraney

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This unique college reading text gives students experience reading and evaluating poetry, short stories, essays, and textbook chapters. An innovative Instructor's Manual gives instructors a wealth of teaching ideas and background material on each piece with a focus on critical thinking.
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Book details

List price: $149.95
Edition: 6th
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Cengage Heinle
Publication date: 4/27/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 384
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.738
Language: English

Preface to the Student
Preface to the Instructor
Lot's Wife
Genesis 19:12-26
Richard Cory
Warren Pryor
The Road Not Taken
I, Too, Harlem and Mother to Son
Those Winter Sundays
A Red Palm
Once a Lady Told Me
My Father's Song
Elegy for My Father, Who Is Not Dead
A Martian Sends a Postcard Home
Bedtime Story
Counting the Mad
Much Madness Is Divinest Sense
Four Poems from Spoon River Anthology
Minerva Jones
"Indignation" Jones
Doctor Meyers
Mrs. Meyers
Barbie Doll
Mr. Z
The Vacuum
The Chimney Sweeper, from Songs of Innocence, and The Chimney Sweeper, from Songs of Experience
Dulce et Decorum Est
Mending Wall
Lost Sister
The Unknown Citizen
What Would Freud Say?
The Naked and the Nude
Birthday Party
The Lottery
Hills Like White Elephants
Harrison Bergeron
Crusader Rabbit
The Gilded Six-Bits
A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings
The Veldt
Everyday Use
Gimpel the Fool
A Worn Path
I Stand Here Ironing
The Fat Girl
Life after High School
Islands on the Moon
What You Pawn I Will Redeem
What Means Switch
A Rose for Emily
The Chrysanthemums
Daddy Tucked the Blanket
A Hanging
Death and Justice
Mother Tongue
The Myth of the Latin Woman: I Just Met a Girl Named Maria
Making the Grade
What Is Child Pornography?
Disgusting Doesn't Make It "Speech"
Should a Man Be Put in Jail for What He's Thinking?
Starved Out
Heavy Judgment: A Sister Talks about the Pain of "Living Large"
When Is It Rape?
Time for a Change on Drugs: Americans Are Ahead of the Politicians on This One
Legalization of Narcotics: Myths and Reality
The Prisoner's Dilemma
Violent Crime: Myths, Facts, and Solutions
A Nasty Business
Torture's Allure and Effect
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