The only great ideas reader to offer a global perspective.Western and non-Western, classic and contemporary, longer and shorter, verbal and visual, accessible and challenging. With 72 readings by thinkers from around the world―Plato to Toni Morrison, Lao Tzu to Aung San Suu Kyi―Reading the World is the only great ideas reader for composition students that offers a truly global perspective.
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Michael Austin (Ph.D., University of California at Santa Barbara) is Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Newman University. He was previously Dean of Graduate Studies at Shepherd University, where he taught composition, world literature, and British literature. In addition to Reading the World, he is the author of A Voice in the Wilderness: Conversations with Terry Tempest Williams.
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Book Description W. W. Norton & Company, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110393933490
Book Description W. W. Norton & Company, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Second Edition. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0393933490