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Literature : a world of writing : stories, poems, plays, essays

Author: David L Pike; Ana M Acosta
Publisher: Boston : Longman, ©2011.
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College readers
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David L Pike; Ana M Acosta
ISBN: 9780321364890 0321364899 9780205632930 0205632939
OCLC Number: 457157658
Description: xviii, 681, [36] pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Contents: Pt. 1. A reader's guide to the world of writing. --
A world of meaning: reading and thinking about literature --
Writing in the world: argument, critical thinking, and the process of writing --
Investigating the world: planning, writing, and revising a research paper --
Organizing the world of literature: the conventions of genre --
Pt. 2. The writer's world: genres and the craft of literature. --
Reading the world: exploring the forms of literature --
Writing the world: working with literary devices --
Translating the world: reading and writing between languages --
Pt. 3. The reader's world: exploring the themes of literature. --
The world closest to us: me and you --
The world around us: beliefs and ethics --
The world we live in: spaces and places --
The world we share: nature, cities, and the environment --
Appendix A: The world of literary criticism --
Appendix B: MLA documentation guidelines.
Responsibility: David L. Pike, Ana M. Acosta.

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