USA, The: Customs and Institutions
- Paperback | 289 pages
- 198.1 x 251.5 x 15.2mm | 544.32g
- 08 Feb 2001
- Pearson Education (US)
- Upper Saddle River, United States
- 4th edition
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With an increased emphasis on the reading-writing connection, this edition has been revised to include updated research and statistics, as well as explanations of current attitudes and customs. A new chapter, High-Tech Communications, discusses the impact of technology on major areas of life in the United States.
Other new features include: Pre-reading and guess questions for each chapter. Completely new illustrations, including many photographs and cartoons. Comprehension checks throughout each reading. Longer, more varied exercises with additional paired and smallgroup work. Includes a Teachers Manual with valuable teaching tips, background information, exercise answers, and tests for each chapter.
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