Many instructors prefer to teach critical reading and writing without using a full-scale rhetoric. For them, Axelrod and Cooper have adapted the ...Show synopsisMany instructors prefer to teach critical reading and writing without using a full-scale rhetoric. For them, Axelrod and Cooper have adapted the immensely successful approach of "The St. Martin's Guide to Writing "and applied it to a reader, creating a book that provide"s "both structure for students and flexibility for instructors. Chapter One introduces two general approaches to critical reading, showing students how to "read for meaning" and "read like a writer." Each of the following chapters then provides step-by-step guides to applying this knowledge in reading and writing a specific genre, ranging from autobiography to argument.Hide synopsis
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I searched "high and low" for something to meet the criteria of our private school. This book exceeds my expectations for the reading/writing exercises. It's reader/teacher/user friendly and has an abundance of solidly good writing ideas as well as a well-rounded bank of essays for students. I don't think I'll need to waste my time this year--I've found Axelrod.
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