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Strategies for Successful Writing A Rhetoric, Research Guide, Readrer and Handbook

Author: James A. Reinking and Robert von der Osten
Publisher: Pearson Education Inc.
Publish Date: Sunday 2nd December, 2007
ISBN: 0132320282
Edition: EIGHTH
Price: GHc18.00
Availability: In Stock

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The eighth edition of Strategies for Successful  Writing: A Rhetoric, Research Guide, Reader and Handbook is a comprehensive textbook that offers ample material for a full-year composition course.Instructors teaching a one year course can make selections from chapters 1-17, from whatever types of specialised writing suit the needs of their students, and fromappropriate essays in the Reader.

Chapter 1       Writing


 Chapter 2     Strategies for Successful Reading


 Chapter 3     Planning


 Chapter 4     Revising


 Chapter 5      Naration; Relating


 Chapter 6       Description: Presenting


 Chapter 7        Process Analysis; Explaning How


 Chapter 8        Illustration; Making Yourself Clear


 Chapte r9        Classification; Grouping Into Categories


 Chapter10       Comparison;Showing Relationships


 Chapter 11      Cause and Effect;Explaining Why


 Chapeter12     Definition; Establishing Boundaries


 Chapter13        Argument; Convincing Others


 Chapter 14       Mixing the Writing Strategies


 Chapters15       Paragraphs


 Chapter 16         Effective Sentences


 Chapter 17        Diction,Tone, Style


 Chapter18         The Essay


 Chapter 19        Writing  About Literature


 Chapter 20       Bussiness Letters Memos, and Resumes


 Chapter 21        The Reseach Paper


 Chapter 22       Documentating Sources


 Chapter23         Addititonal Research Strategies; Interviews,


                           Questionnaires, Direct Observation