The Hodges Harbrace Handbook (High School Level I) + MLA Update Card
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Authors : Cheryl Glenn; Loretta Gray



19th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2017

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Continuously evolving to address the needs of today's students, THE HODGES HARBRACE HANDBOOK, 19th Edition, guides student writers in developing their understanding of the rhetorical situation. This understanding enables even those students with minimal experience or confidence in their writing to l... more


This comprehensive text situates all discussion of writing--grammar, mechanics, style, diction, invention, drafting, revising, and research--around rhetorical concerns, providing a unifying theme that is easy for students to follow and supports their development of essential writing skills.

The des... more

New to this Edition

Chapter 8, "Document Design," has expanded coverage of ways to use sound, images, and words.

A new student example of an argument on youth tackle football appears in Chapter 34, "Writing Arguments." The chapter also expands upon the concept of common ground and on refutation in relation to producti... more

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