Cengage Learning, May 6, 2005 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 352 pages
The popular, brief rhetoric that treats writing as thinking, WRITING ANALYTICALLY offers a sequence of specific prompts that teach students across the curriculum how the process of analysis and synthesis is a vehicle for original and well-developed ideas.
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Seeing Better The Analytical Habit of Mind
What Is Analysis and How Does It Work?
Putting Analysis to Work Three Extended Examples
Reading How to Do It and What to Do with It
Linking Evidence and Claims 10 on 1 versus 1 on 10
Making a Thesis Evolve
Recognizing and Fixing Weak Thesis Statements
Introductions and Conclusions
Organization Forms and Formats
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