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READING TO WRITE, a brief rhetoric, thematic reader and handbook, is based on the assumption that reading interesting and challenging selections is the most productive way to embrace the writing process.
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Part I: READING AND WRITING. 1. Ways to Read. Anita Merina ? Literacy: A Family Affair. 2. Ways to Write. Melanie Svoboda ? The Eight Beatitudes of Writing. 3. Types of Reading and Writing. Sharon Curcio ? Finding Modern Ways to Teach Today's Youth. 4. More Types of Reading and Writing. Malcolm X and Alex Haley - Saved. Part II: READING SELECTIONS AND WRITING TOPICS. Breaking the Law. Luis J. Rodriguez ? La Vida Loca (The Crazy Life): Two Generations of Gang Members. Robert K. Ressler and Tom Shachtman ? from Childhoods of Violence. Thomas Powers ? Look Back in Anger. Barbara Dority ? The Columbine Tragedy: Countering the Hysteria. The Media ? Television and Music. Charles Gordon ? Taking the Fun out of Watching Television. Paul Brownfield ? Where's the Pitch? Veronica Chambers ? Salt-N-Pepa Have a New CD and Newfound Faith. Denise Noe ? Parallel Worlds: The Surprising Similarities (and Differences) of Country-and-Western and Rap. Exercise and Health / Issues in Learning. Warner W. K. Hoeger and Sharon Hoeger ? from Introduction to Lifetime Physical Fitness and Wellness. Jan Sheehan ? Can You Be Fit and Fat? Lynn Rosellini ? How Far Should You Go to Stay Fit? Patricia Anderson-Parrado ? Burning Calories May Be Easier Than You Think. Issues in Learning. Elaine Woo ? Teaching That Goes Beyond IQ. Marilyn Sue Chapman and Martha Hoppe ? Japan Firsthand. Mike Rose ? from Possible Lives. Jonathan Kozol ? from Ordinary Resurrections. Part III: A WRITER'S HANDBOOK. Grammar and Usage: Explanations and Practices. Writing Conventions: Explanations and Practices. Glossary of Grammar and Usage Terms.
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Book Description Cengage Learning, 2001. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0155061232
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