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All of us : a multicultural reading skills handbook

Author: Harvey S Wiener; Charles Bazerman
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd ed., instructors annotated edView all editions and formats
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A mid-level reading textbook. The text presents readings on diverse experiences in American life, ranging from newspaper articles to literature to textbooks.

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Genre/Form: Problems and exercises
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harvey S Wiener; Charles Bazerman
ISBN: 0395904226 9780395904220 0395904242 9780395904244
OCLC Number: 40950883
Notes: Revised edition of: Side by side : a multicultural reader. 2nd ed. c1996.
Includes indexes.
Description: xvi, 534 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: I. Reading Fundamentals 1. Before You Read 2. Reading Helpers: Underlining, Taking Notes, and Outlining 3. Building a Strong Vocabulary II. Basic Comprehension 4. Visual Aids 5. Reading for the Main Idea 6. Reading for Information 7. Recognizing Paragraph Patterns III. Reading and Critical Thinking 8. Making Inferences 9. Understanding Figurative Language 10. Drawing Conclusions and Predicting Outcomes 11. Generalizing 12. Evaluating Ideas 13. Making Connections Reading Selections Coming to America A New Dawn, Sam Moses The Business of Selling Mail-Order Brides, Venny Villapando Hearts of Sorrow, James M. Freeman Immigrants, Aurora Levins Morales Education and Learning My Unsentimental Tutee, Laura Billings Letting in Light, Particia Raybon They Treat Girls Differently, Don't They? Timothy Harper Model Minority, Felicia R. Lee Making Connections My Father's Black Pride, Marcus Bleecker A Cafe Reopens: Lunch Returns to the Prairie, William E. Schmidt Say Something. They're Only Children, Lucie Prinz Like Mother, Like Daughter, Lloyd Gite Identities and Struggles Love Me, Love My (Brown) Mother, Charity Plata Wilshire Bus, Hisaye Yamamoto Zoot Suit Riots, Albert Camarillo Creating Unique Names for Children, Cindy Roberts
Responsibility: Harvey Wiener, Charles Bazerman.

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I. Reading Fundamentals 1. Before You Read 2. Reading Helpers: Underlining, Taking Notes, and Outlining 3. Building a Strong Vocabulary II. Basic Comprehension 4. Visual Aids 5. Reading for the Main Read more...

 
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