Author : X. J. Kennedy,Dorothy M. Kennedy,St.martin's,Marcia F. Muth
Publisher : Bedford Books
Release :2019-11-23
Total pages :329
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 1319353142

Combining a step-by-step rhetoric, a fresh thematic reader, a detailed research manual, and a helpful handbook for grammar and usage, The Bedford Guide for College Writers brings together everything students need for first-year writing. Based on feedback from our advisory board, this edition of the Guide has been streamlined to strengthen its focus on academic writing. Expanded support for planning a writing project and carefully evaluating online sources enables students to write and research confidently. Engaging new professional and student essays provide relevant models of writing from sources--the kinds of assignments students will face throughout their years in college. The book's hallmark checklists help students move through every stage of the writing process, and Learning by Doing activities provide continuous opportunities for active learning.

Author : X. J. Kennedy,Dorothy M. Kennedy,Sylvia A. Holladay,Marcia F. Muth
Publisher : Bedford/st Martins
Release :2004-10-01
Total pages :784
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 0312412533

Author : Gerald J. Alred,Charles T. Brusaw,Walter E. Oliu
Publisher : Macmillan
Release :2011-10-21
Total pages :656
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9780312679453

Combining guidance for writing over 40 typers of professional documents with thorough coverage of grammar, usage, and style, the Handbook of Technical Writing functions as both a writer's handbook and a complete guide to technical communication. It provides quick access to hundreds of topics and scores of sample documents and visuals. [publisher's note]

Author : Diana Hacker
Publisher : Bedford/st Martins
Release :2010-06-08
Total pages :329
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 0312672284

Author : Rise B. Axelrod,Charles R. Cooper
Publisher : Macmillan
Release :2010-07-26
Total pages :1088
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9780312585501

The best-selling college rhetoric for nearly 25 years, The St. Martin’s Guide has achieved an unparalleled record of success by providing practical innovations for the ever-changing composition course. Comprehensive yet flexible, The Guide’s acclaimed step-by-step guides to each type of writing offer sure-fire invention strategies to get students started, combined with thorough advice on critical reading, working with sources, and careful revision. Axelrod and Cooper’s class-tested guidance on visual rhetoric, online teaching and learning, and more is available for instructors who incorporate these topics into their courses — but not intrusive, for those who don’t. The new edition has been re-engineered to reflect and build on the actual writing processes of students and does even more to prepare them for the writing they will do in other college courses.

Author : Laurie G. Kirszner,Stephen R. Mandell
Publisher : Macmillan Higher Education
Release :2012-02-01
Total pages :864
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9781457605734

Laurie Kirszner and Stephen Mandell, authors with nearly thirty years of experience teaching college writing, know what works in the classroom and have a knack for picking just the right readings. In Patterns for College Writing, they provide students with exemplary rhetorical models and instructors with class-tested selections that balance classic and contemporary essays. Along with more examples of student writing than any other reader, Patterns has the most comprehensive coverage of active reading, research, and the writing process, with a five-chapter mini-rhetoric; the clearest explanations of the patterns of development; and the most thorough apparatus of any rhetorical reader, all reasons why Patterns for College Writing is the best-selling reader in the country. And the new edition includes exciting new readings and expanded coverage of critical reading, working with sources, and research. It is now available as an interactive Bedford e-book and in a variety of other e-book formats that can be downloaded to a computer, tablet, or e-reader. Read the preface.

Author : Kelly J. Mays
Publisher : W. W. Norton
Release :2019-07-15
Total pages :329
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 0393420469

Develop close readers and confident writers--at an affordable price.

Author : Mike Markel
Publisher : Macmillan Higher Education
Release :2015-11-17
Total pages :528
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 9781319018214

In Practical Strategies for Technical Communication, Mike Markel gives students the essentials they'll need to communicate successfully in today's workplace. The book offers concise and accessible yet thorough coverage of audience and purpose, research, style, and document design, and strategies for designing all of the major document types. For the second edition, Markel has worked with organizations to choose sample documents and annotate them with insights and advice from the employees who developed them. Throughout the text, a new set of engaging graphics provides visual explanations of key concepts.

Author : X. J. Kennedy,Dorothy M. Kennedy,Jane E. Aaron
Publisher : Bedford/St. Martin's
Release :2000-02-02
Total pages :752
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 0312249527

Author : H. Ramsey Fowler,Jane E. Aaron
Publisher : Longman Publishing Group
Release :2012-01-25
Total pages :976
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES
ISBN : 0205911692

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