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Axelrod and Cooper's concise guide to writing

Author: Rise B Axelrod; Charles Raymond Cooper
Publisher: New York, NY : Bedford/St. Martins, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 6th edView all editions and formats
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Adapted from the best-selling St. Martin's Guide to Writing, Axelrod and Cooper's Concise Guide to Writing provides streamlined versions of the chapters covering six of the most commonly assigned genres in the first-year writing course - remembering events, writing profiles, explaining concepts, arguing a position, proposing a solution, and justifying an evaluation. The careful integration of well-chosen readings  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rise B Axelrod; Charles Raymond Cooper
ISBN: 9780312668907 0312668902 9781457602351 1457602350
OCLC Number: 712117391
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxxix, 534 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Writing activities --
Strategies for critical thinking, reading, and writing --
Doing research.
Other Titles: Concise guide to writing
Concise guide to writing
Responsibility: Rise B. Axelrod, Charles R. Cooper.

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Adapted from the best-selling St. Martin's Guide to Writing, Axelrod and Cooper's Concise Guide to Writing provides streamlined versions of the chapters covering six of the most commonly assigned genres in the first-year writing course - remembering events, writing profiles, explaining concepts, arguing a position, proposing a solution, and justifying an evaluation. The careful integration of well-chosen readings with guided writing instruction in these chapters is complemented by coverage of strategies for reading, writing, and research in brief-but-complete chapters at the end of the book. Read the preface.

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