Critical Thinking, Reading, and Writing

A Brief Guide to Argument

Author: Sylvan Barnet,Hugo Adam Bedau

Publisher: St. Martin's Press

ISBN: 9780312086138

Category: Critical thinking

Page: 230

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"Critical Thinking, Reading, and Writing" is a compact but thorough guide to critical thinking and argumentation. Comprising the text portion of the widely adopted "Current Issues and Enduring Questions," it draws on the authors' dual expertise in effective persuasive writing and rigorous critical thinking. It helps students move from critical thinking to argumentative and researched writing. With comprehensive coverage of classic and contemporary approaches to argument, including Aristotle, Toulmin, and a range of alternative views, it is an extraordinarily versatile text. This affordable guide can stand alone or supplement a larger anthology of readings. "Critical Thinking, Reading, and Writing" has been revised to address current student interests and trends in argument, research, and writing.
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Foundations : Critical Thinking, Reading and Writing

Author: Victor Norman Shea,William Whitla

Publisher: Pearson Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780131236318

Category: Critical thinking

Page: 330

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Foundations: Critical Thinking, Reading, and Writing is a broad- based post-secondary survival guide, which includes material on how to function effectively in a university setting and how to develop a critical frame of mind. Emphasis is placed on critical thinking skills, tips and procedures for essay writing, grammar, preparing for an exam, logic in argument and writing, different levels of reading, different strategic paths for undertaking research, and basic computer skills as they relate to academic activities. Its practical approach will help students succeed at their studies as well as develop more advanced skills that can be carried into a lifetime of learning.
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Literature

Thinking, Reading, and Writing Critically

Author: Sylvan Barnet

Publisher: Longman Publishing Group

ISBN: 9780673525239

Category: Literary Collections

Page: 2016

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Think, Read, Write

A Guide to Critical Thinking Reading, and Writing

Author: Kimberley Hardin

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781524922931

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Page: N.A

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Critical Thinking

Reading and Writing Across the Curriculum

Author: Anne Bradstreet Grinols

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780534088385

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 365

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Short Takes in Fiction

Critical Thinking, Reading, and Writing

Author: Robert L. Saitz,Francine B. Stieglitz

Publisher: Longman Publishing Group

ISBN: 9780201516777

Category: Education

Page: 194

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Short Takes in Fiction engages students in reading, speaking, and writing English, using brief selections by 20th-century writers. The content is designed to help students relate what they read to their own lives. Authors include Rumer Godden, Amy Tan, Margaret Atwood, Somerset Maugham, William Saroyan, Raymond Carver, and Marjorie Kellogg.
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Blooming with the Pouis

Critical Thinking, Reading and Writing Across the Curriculum : a Rhetorical Reader for Caribbean Tertiary Students

Author: Paulette Ramsay

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9789766373412

Category: Academic writing

Page: 377

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"Influenced by the principles of writing across the curriculum, Blooming with the Pouis provides students with a range of readings selected to enhance the development of writing skills in all academic disciplines. Multidisciplinary in approach, the Reader presents selections from Caribbean literature, culture, geography, history, education, religion, economics, and the pure and applied sciences, which help students expand their vocabulary and improve their critical thinking skills.Concise, yet comprehensive, Blooming with the Pouis enforces the perception of reading as both an academic pursuit and means of engaging society. Using both classic and contemporary Caribbean writings, students are exposed to a full volume of expository and argumentative material. The Reader is divided into four sections: exposition, argument, mixed modes and additional readings. It contains excellent examples of discourse types as well as several exercises to improve students analytical skills. "
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Critical Thinking

Reading and Writing in a Diverse World

Author: Joan Rasool,Caroline Banks,Mary-Jane McCarthy

Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780155064331

Category: Education

Page: 408

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Through reading, writing and discussion, CRITICAL THINKING shows you how to build analytical skills that will empower your learning emphasizing dialogue between writers and readers, and between speakers and audiences, in the thinking and learning process.
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Foundations : Critical Thinking, Reading and Writing

Author: Victor Norman Shea,William Whitla

Publisher: Pearson Prentice Hall

ISBN: 9780131236318

Category: Critical thinking

Page: 330

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Foundations: Critical Thinking, Reading, and Writing is a broad- based post-secondary survival guide, which includes material on how to function effectively in a university setting and how to develop a critical frame of mind. Emphasis is placed on critical thinking skills, tips and procedures for essay writing, grammar, preparing for an exam, logic in argument and writing, different levels of reading, different strategic paths for undertaking research, and basic computer skills as they relate to academic activities. Its practical approach will help students succeed at their studies as well as develop more advanced skills that can be carried into a lifetime of learning.
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Connections

Writing, Reading, and Critical Thinking

Author: Tammy Boeck,Megan C. Rainey

Publisher: Longman Publishing Group

ISBN: 9780321103741

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 563

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The middle-level book in a three-book series,Connectionshelps developing writers make the connections between reading, writing, and critical thinking. Not a traditional workbook,Connectionstake a top-down approach to writing instruction.The text moves beyond traditional sentence and paragraph exercises, offering a wide variety of activities and opportunities for journaling, supplemental readings, quick reference guides, and unique step-by-step writing assignments.Connectionsguides developmental writers gently through every stage of the writing process.For anyone interesting in developing writing skills.
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Discovering Arguments

An Introduction to Critical Thinking and Writing with Readings

Author: Dean Memering,William Palmer

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780131895676

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 586

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This book uses logos, pathos, and ethos in critical thinking, active reading, and persuasive writing. Accessible and stimulating, the versatile manual can be used as a rhetoric, a reader, a guide on research writing, and a guide on style. Through its chapters, users learn to excel at what they say; through our style interchapters users earn to excel at how they say it. Cheating, conservation, race, politics, male/female communication styles, gun control, abortion, same-sex marriage, stem cell research - many diverse and mature readings on these subjects engage readers and writers in analytical thinking and stimulate them to react with thoughtful discussions and compositions. For individuals who want to communicate clearly, argue persuasively, and analyze and evaluate what they read.
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Pathways

Reading, Writing, and Critical Thinking 3

Author: Laurie Blass,Mari Vargo

Publisher: Pathways, Second Edition: Read

ISBN: 9781337407793

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: N.A

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Pathways, Second Edition, is a global, five-level academic English program. Carefully-guided lessons develop the language skills, critical thinking, and learning strategies required for academic success. Using authentic and relevant content from National Geographic, including video, charts, and other infographics, Pathways prepares students to work effectively and confidently in an academic environment.
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Classrooms of Wonder and Wisdom

Reading, Writing, and Critical Thinking for the 21st Century

Author: Kurtis S. Meredith,Jeannie L. Steele

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 1412918154

Category: Education

Page: 172

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The award-winning authors guide readers through this action-oriented handbook. Their highly successful literacy-based professional development program outlines strategies for helping students become lifelong learners.
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