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Patterns for College Writing

Essays not your forte? Strengthen your writing skills with Patterns for College Writing by Kirszner and Mandell. Easy to follow, well organized, and brimming with helpful essay examples, Patterns for College Writing is a must-have writing guide for English majors and non-majors alike. Through peer editing reviews, comprehension quizzes, and grammar exercises, you will learn the ins and outs of editing, proofreading, proper narration, and various essay supports including cause and effect, exemplification, and argumentation.

Latest edition of Patterns for College Writing

Patterns for College Writing (ISBN10: 0312676840; ISBN13: 9780312676841)
ISBN13: 978-0312676841
ISBN10: 0312676840
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Summary: Laurie Kirszner and Stephen Mandell, authors with nearly thirty years of experience teaching college writing, know what works in the classroom and have a knack for picking just the right readings. In Patterns for College Writing, they provide students with exemplary rhetorical models and instructors with class-tested selections that balance classic and contemporary essays. Along with more examples of student writing than any other reader, Patterns has the most comprehensive coverage of active reading, research, and the writing process, with a five-chapter mini-rhetoric; the clearest explanations of the patterns of development; and the most thorough apparatus of any rhetorical reader, all reasons why Patterns for College Writing is the best-selling reader in the country. And the new edition includes exciting new readings and expanded coverage of critical reading, working with sources, and research.

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