Student Voices

Student Voices : Writer's Range

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Description

This book should be of interest to undergraduate students wishing to improve their writing skills.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 209 pages
  • 165.1 x 234.95 x 12.7mm | 340g
  • Cengage Learning, Inc
  • Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
  • Belmont, CA, United States
  • English
  • 0534117244
  • 9780534117245

Table of contents

Part One: Writers at work. Part Two: The writer's tasks. Experience: telling your story. Observation: the closer look. Exposition: let me explain. The active reader: writing from sources. Definition: weighty words. Argument: pro and con. Persuasion: the power of words. Part Three: Writing across the curiculum. Science writing: the uses and abuses of science. Media watch: the critical viewer. Social issues: the unfinished agenda. Literature: the responsive reader. Part four: Essays for peer review. Evaluation: editor for a day.show more