Written in consultation with teachers from across the disciplines, the fourth edition provides new material on argument and up-to-date coverage of reading electronic sources. The book combines six chapters on reading in the disciplines-the social sciences, business, the humanities and literature, mathematics, the natural sciences, and the technical and applied fields-with excellent coverage of reading comprehensionand critical thinking. For reading instructors.
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