Catalyst 2: Writing from Reading

  • AUTHORS: Steve Jones; Marianne Brems
  • ISBN-13: 9780618549740 
  • 256 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2008     Published
  • Level(s): Intermediate
  • List Price = $ 58.95 | College Wholesale (Net) Price $44.00
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Overview

About The Product

Connecting students' everyday experiences to different academic disciplines, Catalyst uses a variety of readings as a springboard for writing.

Features

  • Compelling readings on topics such as personalities, the meaning of art, the history of architecture, and the role of sports engage students and act as a catalyst for writing.
  • A balanced approach to writing guides students through the writing process and teaches them the mechanics of good writing.
  • Grammar explanations and exercises woven throughout each chapter help students express their ideas more clearly.
  • Vocabulary exercises introduce high-frequency words students need in their daily lives plus words from the Academic Word List students will encounter in college.
  • Assessment CD-ROM with ExamView test-generating software allows instructors to create quizzes and tests quickly and easily.

About the Contributor

AUTHORS
  • Steve Jones

  • Marianne Brems

Table of Contents

1. The Remittance Life
2. Discrimination
3. Bridging the Gap Through Athletics
4. Family Issues and Marriage
5. Stereotypes and the Stereotyped
6. The Process of Assimilation
7. Refugees: A Place to Call Home
8. American Values

Components

Student Supplements

  • Catalyst 2: Audio CDs (2)  (ISBN-10: 1424017505 | ISBN-13: 9781424017508)
    Connecting students' everyday experiences to different academic disciplines, Catalyst uses a variety of readings as a springboard for writing.
    List Price = 71.95  | CengageBrain Price = 71.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = 54.00