A Brief Guide to Writing from Readings

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Pearson Longman, 2006 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 316 pages
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This brief guide teaches students how to write the most common papers assigned in college courses: source-based essays that summarize, analyze, critique, and synthesize. Comprehensive enough to serve as a primary text yet compact enough to serve as a supplement, this clear and concise writing guide teaches students how to critically read, clearly summarize, carefully respond to, precisely critique, creatively synthesize, and accurately quote or paraphrase texts. A Brief Guide is a valuable teaching and reference tool that students of many disciplines find useful for class work and for independent study.

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