Frames of Mind: A Rhetorical Reader with Occasions for Writing
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Authors : Robert DiYanni; Pat C. Hoy, II

9781413033724

752 Pages  Paperback 

2nd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2005

©2009 , Published

$110.00

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Challenge your students' critical-thinking skills while strengthening their writing abilities as they analyze texts and visuals using DiYanni/Hoy's unique, FRAMES OF MIND: A RHETORICAL READER WITH OCCASIONS FOR WRITING, Second Edition. This edition examines traditional rhetorical patterns not only a... more

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Unique "Occasion for Writing" assignment cycles use multi-step activities--"Preparing to Write," "Moving Toward Essay," "Writing Thoughtfully," and "Creating Occasions"--to demonstrate how anything students encounter in life is an occasion, or reason, to write. Students learn to question professiona... more

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A strong emphasis on writing at the beginning of the text provides greater detail to the writing process. Revisions to Chapter 1 introduce the book's unique "Occasion for Writing" cycles, while a new Chapter 2 models the student's work process and explains how to use the patterns of inquiry successf... more

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