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Pocket Wadsworth Handbook

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ISBN-10: 1428229787

ISBN-13: 9781428229785

Edition: 4th 2009 (Revised)

Authors: Laurie G. Kirszner, Stephen R. Mandell

List price: $47.95
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Description:

This fourth edition of THE POCKET WADSWORTH HANDBOOK provides up-to-date, realistic advice for today's students in the digital age. You will find it clearly written, thorough, easy to navigate, and indispensable for use in college courses and beyond.
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Book details

List price: $47.95
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Cengage Heinle
Publication date: 1/18/2008
Binding: Comb Bound 
Pages: 416
Size: 4.75" wide x 8.50" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.726
Language: English

Stephen R. Mandell is a best-selling author who is well known nationally. Mandell, together with coauthor Laurie G. Kirszner, has written best sellers for nearly every English market. They have the deepest publishing record of any literature anthology author team and have successfully published up and down the curriculum from developmental to literature.

How to Use This Book
Acknowledgments
Writing Essays and Paragraphs
Understanding Purpose and Audience
Writing Essays
Writing Paragraphs
Writing an Argumentative Essay
Writing Grammatical Sentences
Revising Run-ons
Revising Sentence Fragments
Understanding Agreement
Using Verbs
Using Pronouns
Using Adjectives and Adverbs
Writing Effective Sentences
Writing Varied Sentences
Writing Concise Sentences
Revising Awkward or Confusing Sentences
Using Parallelism
Placing Modifiers Carefully
Choosing Words
Understanding Punctuation
Using End Punctuation
Using Commas
Using Semicolons
Using Apostrophes
Using Quotation Marks
Using Other Punctuation Marks
Understanding Spelling and Mechanics
Improving Spelling
Knowing When to Capitalize
Using Italics
Using Hyphens
Using Abbreviations
Using Numbers
Writing With Sources
Writing Research Papers
Using and Evaluating Library Sources
Using and Evaluating Internet Sources
Integrating Source Material into Your Writing
Avoiding Plagiarism
Documenting Sources: MLA Style
MLA Documentation Style
Documenting Sources: Apa And Other Styles
APA Documentation Style
Chicago Documentation Style
CSE and Other Documentation Styles
Developing Strategies For Academic Success
Ten Habits of Successful Students
Reading Critically
Designing Effective Documents
Designing Effective Web Sites
Writing for the Workplace
Making Oral Presentations
Resources For Bilingual And Esl Writers
Adjusting to the US Classroom
Grammar and Style for ESL Writers
Grammar Review
Usage Review
Credits
Index