The Working Writer (5th Revised edition)

The Working Writer (5th Revised edition)

By: Toby Fulwiler (author)Paperback

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Description

The Working Writer is a brief, process-oriented writing guide, including a combination of purposes and genres. The author stresses the importance of building students' confidence through finding their own voice in writing, using journaling and other strategies. The Working Writer has more coverage of research than any other brief rhetoric.

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Contents

Working Writer, fifth edition Part One 1 Why Writing Matters 2 Reading Texts Critically 3 Reading Images Critically 4. The Elements of Composition 5 Keeping a Journal 6 Strategies for Starting 7 Sharing and Responding PART TWO Writing Essays 8 Reflecting on Experience 9 Exploring Identities: Self and Others 10 Explaining Things 11 Arguing For and Against 12 Interpreting Texts 13 Writing Creative Nonfiction 14 Writing Essay Examinations PART THREE Revising and Editing 15 Strategies for Revision 16 Focused Revision 17 Openings and Closings 18 Options for Paragraphs 19 Options for Sentences 20 Punctuating Sentences 21 Portfolios and Publishing PART FOUR Research across the disciplines 22 Writing and Research Across the Disciplines (new short chapter) 23 Strategies for Conducting Research 24 Conducting Library Research (include info from evaluating sources...) 25 Conducting Online Research (include info from evaluating sources...) 26 Conducting Field Research (include info from evaluating sources...) 27 Working with Sources (include plagiarism) 28 Writing on the Job (includes Writing Letters and Resumes)

Product Details

  • publication date: 25/05/2006
  • ISBN13: 9780132278966
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 408
  • ID: 9780132278966
  • weight: 662
  • ISBN10: 0132278960
  • edition: 5th Revised edition

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