Writing Analytically with Readings

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Authors : David Rosenwasser; Jill Stephen


928 Pages  Paperback 

2nd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2008

©2012 , Published


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WRITING ANALYTICALLY WITH READINGS, Second Edition, combines the authors’ best-selling writing guide, WRITING ANALYTICALLY, Sixth Edition, with a reader that teaches students how to have ideas and develop them in an academic setting and beyond. This “two-in-one” text offers a book-length treatment o... more


The text emphasizes analytical writing as a habit of mind: a way of thinking that is reinforced by a series of specific, reviewer-praised heuristics that teach students to assume an exploratory stance toward ideas and evidence, to treat their ideas as hypotheses to be tested rather than self-evident... more

New to this Edition

The new, completely revised and updated “Part I: The Rhetoric” features a new introductory chapter. Chapter 1, “Introduction to this Book, to College Writing, and to Thinking About Thinking,” shows students how they can take best advantage of the text and its features. For instance, the chapter incl... more