Incorporating new articles, expanded commentary, and the most current MLA and APA citation models, the fifth edition of THE WELL-CRAFTED ARGUMENT guides students through the process of writing effective arguments across the disciplines. The two-part structure of this rhetoric/reader includes a complete pedagogical apparatusawith coverage of critical reading strategies, as well as writing, researching, and documenting a topicaand an anthology of readings grouped into nine thematic clusters. In-depth instruction, combined with real student writings, engages students and helps them discover their own voices. The text's visual emphasis and the authors' practical skill-building approach are enhanced with a new full-color format. Each chapter in Part I ends with a qSummary, q qChecklist, q and qWriting Projects, q while each cluster in Part II ends with qConnections Among the Clusters, q qWriting Projects, q and qSuggestions for Further Reading.q These sections encourage students to apply what they've learned and go beyond the classroom if a topic is of particular interest to them. In addition to guidance on drafting and revising arguments, the authors provide a variety of composition strategies, including freewriting, outlining, and shared reading. A new chapter on qArguing Across the Disciplinesq provides strategies for arguing effectively when writing in a variety of majors.Incorporating new articles, expanded commentary, and the most current MLA and APA citation models, the fifth edition of THE WELL-CRAFTED ARGUMENT guides students through the process of writing effective arguments across the disciplines.
|Title||:||The Well-Crafted Argument|
|Author||:||Fred D. White, Simone J. Billings|
|Publisher||:||Heinle & Heinle Publishers - 2013-01-01|