Independent Writing

  • AUTHORS: Teresa D. O'Donnell; Judith L. Paiva
  • ISBN-13: 9780838442067 
  • 232 Pages  Paperback 
  • 2nd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 1986
  • ©1993     Published
  • Level(s): Advanced
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About The Product

The revised 2/E of Independent Writing continues the focus of the 1/E: to help students in college-preparatory English programs at the advanced levels attain the necessary proficiency to perform academic writing at the college level. With an ordered, cumulative approach to the many facers of writing, the book helps students develop the skills they need to become competent, independent writers. It gives both students and the teacher a context in which to practice the writing process.


  • Standard rhetorical composition devices.
  • Collaborative writing activities.
  • Grammar is integrated into each unit.
  • Suggestions for composing on a keyboard.
  • Summary writing section at the end of each chapter.

About the Contributor

  • Teresa D. O'Donnell

  • Judith L. Paiva