For first-year writing courses, and other courses with an emphasis on the writing process.
The Working Writer is a brief, process-oriented writing guide, including a combination of purposes and genres. The author stresses the importance of building students' confidence through finding their own voice in writing, using journaling and other strategies. The Working Writer has more coverage of research than any other brief rhetoric.
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In a friendly, writer-to-writer tone, Toby Fulwiler offers a practical, process-oriented rhetoric for freshman composition. The coverage is balanced and complete, with full attention to invention, research, revising, and editing and detailed information on six types of essays commonly assigned in first-year writing classes.From the Back Cover:
This outstanding, concise writing guide is key to your success in class and will help you write clearly and convincingly throughout college and beyond. In The Working Writer, Fifth Edition, Toby Fulwiler supports you with:
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Book Description Longman, 2006. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Working Writer, fifth edition Part One 1 Why Writing Matters 2 Reading Texts Critically 3 Reading Images Critically 4. The Elements of Composition 5 Keeping a Journal 6 Strategies for Starting 7 Sharing and Responding PART TWO Writing Essays 8 Reflecting on Experience 9 Exploring Identities: Self and Others 10 Explaining Things 11 Arguing For and Against 12 Interpreting Texts 13 Writing Creative Nonfiction 14 Writing Essay Examinations PART THREE Revising and Editing 15 Strategies for Revision 16 Focused Revision 17 Openings and Closings 18 Options for Paragraphs 19 Options for Sentences 20 Punctuating Sentences 21 Portfolios and Publishing PART FOUR Research across the disciplines 22 Writing and Research Across the Disciplines (new short chapter) 23 Strategies for Conducting Research 24 Conducting Library Research (include info from evaluating sources) 25 Conducting Online Research (include info from evaluating sources) 26 Conducting Field Research (include info from evaluating sources) 27 Working with Sources (include plagiarism) 28 Writing on the Job (includes Writing Letters and Resumes). Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0132278960
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