Longman Publishing Group, Jun 1, 2003 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 560 pages
"Academic Reading" is an advanced reading text that offers excellent coverage of reading comprehension and critical thinking and provides strategies for reading in the major academic disciplines. This text fully encompasses reading in the main academic disciplines such as social sciences, business, humanities and literature, mathematics, natural sciences, and the technical fields. Written in consultation with teachers from across each discipline, the fifth edition provides new material on argument and updated coverage of reading electronic sources. Designed to help increase college-level reading skills.
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