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THE AUTHOR'S CLEAR GUIDELINES help students develop the kinds of essays that are frequently assigned in composition classes a... more
NEW CRITICAL THINKING EMPHASIS. Throughout the book, students will see an increased emphasis on critical thinking skills to help them develop into both perceptive readers and effective writers. Chapter 5 now includes expanded discussions focused on the analysis and evaluation of information, especia... more