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The Norton field guide to writing, with readings and handbook

Author: Richard H Bullock; Maureen Daly Goggin; Francine Weinberg
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard H Bullock; Maureen Daly Goggin; Francine Weinberg
ISBN: 9780393933826 0393933822
OCLC Number: 320192883
Notes: "Available at www.wwnorton.com/write/fieldguide : templates, worksheets, over 1,000 self grading multiple-choice exercises linked to the online hanbook -- and more."
Description: xlv, 973 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm
Contents: Thematic guide to the readings --
PART 1 RHETORICAL SITUATIONS --
1 Purpose --
2 Audience --
3 Genre --
4 Stance --
5 Media / design --
PART 2 GENRES --
6 Writing a literacy narrative --
7 Analyzing a text --
8 Reporting information --
9 Arguing a position --
10 Abstracts --
11 Annotated bibliographies --
12 Evaluations --
13 Lab reports --
14 Literary analyses --
15 Memoirs --
16 Profiles --
17 Proposals --
18 Reflections --
19 Resumes and job letters --
20 Mixing genres --
PART 3 PROCESSES --
21 Writing as inquiry --
22 Collaborating --
23 Generating ideas and text --
24 Drafting --
25 Assessing your own writing --
26 Getting a response and revising --
27 Editing and proofreading --
28 Compiling a portfolio --
PART 4 STRATEGIES --
29 Beginning and ending --
30 Guiding your reader --
31 Analyzing causes and effects --
32 Arguing --
33 Classifying and dividing --
34 Comparing and contrasting --
35 Defining --
36 Describing --
37 Dialogue --
38 Explaining processes --
39 Narrating --
40 Reading strategies --
41 Taking essay exams --
PART 5 DOING RESEARCH --
42 Developing a research plan --
43 Finding sources --
44 Evaluating sources --
45 Synthesizing ideas --
46 Quoting, paraphrasing, and summarizing --
47 Acknowledging sources, avoiding plagiarism --
48 Documentation --
49 MLA style --
50 APA style --
PART 6 MEDIA / DESIGN --
51 Print text --
52 Spoken text --
53 Electronic text --
PART 7 READINGS --
54 Literacy narratives --
55 Textual analyses --
56 Reports --
57 Arguments --
58 Evalutations --
59 Literary Analyses --
60 Memoirs --
61 Profiles --
62 Proposals --
63 Reflections --
64 Multi-genre texts --
PART 8 HANDBOOK --
Sentences --
Words --
Punctuation / mechanics --
Revision symbols.
Responsibility: Richard Bullock, Maureen Daly Goggin, Francine Weinberg.
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