The Essay Connection

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Author : Lynn Z. Bloom

9780840030078

656 Pages  Paperback 

10th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2010, 2007, 2004

©2013, Published

$56.25

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THE ESSAY CONNECTION is a provocative, timely collection of rhetorically arranged essays by professional and student writers. It stimulates critical thinking on ethical, social, and political issues, enabling students to make connections and write with an informed viewpoint. Essays range from the pe... more

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For every study question set, Bloom supplies new post-reading writing prompts: "Journal Writing"; "Mixed Modes" (asks students to examine how selections incorporate multiple rhetorical strategies); "Dialogues" (asks students to consider links between the piece they just read and one or more others i... more

New to this Edition

The tenth edition contains 90 selections: 22 are new, including additional new visual selections (a mix of cartoons and graphic essays, op-art pieces, and photos) and two poems.

The addition of many more visuals within individual selections are new to this edition.

Bloom provides streamlined yet c... more

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