Literature

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Authors : Laurie G. Kirszner; Stephen R. Mandell

9781111836962

2144 Pages  Hardcover 

8th Edition

©2013, Published

$86.50

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Combining the broadest selection of readings with time-proven and class-tested instruction, LITERATURE: READING, REACTING, WRITING, Eighth Edition, remains the most useful and student-friendly introduction to literature text available. The text includes a comprehensive guide to writing about literat... more

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This comprehensive text features the broadest selection of literature available, with every story, poem, and play carefully chosen for its appeal to a range of instructors and students, while abundant critical, cultural, and contextual material demystifies literature by helping students understand t... more

New to this Edition

A new Chapter 11, "Fiction Sampler: Graphic Fiction," engages students with a broad range of visual narratives from the literary canon.

Updated sampler chapters in fiction, poetry, and drama showcase representative selections from four popular literary subgenres, involving students in the variety a... more

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Examview® for Kirszner/Mandell’s Literature: Reading, Reacting, Writing
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Instructor's Manual
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Designed to give instructors maximum flexibility in planning and customizing their courses, the Instructor's Manual provides an abundance of instructor materials including suggested discussions and activities for every reading in the book, a thematic table of contents, sample syllabi, and articles on the ... more

Teacher’s AP Guide for Tanser/Feiske’s Literature: Reading, Reacting, Writing
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Poetry 21 CD-ROM (Stand Alone Version) for Parini’s The Wadsworth Anthology of Poetry and The Wadsworth Anthology of Poetry, Brief Edition
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Whether you are teaching a traditional or an online course, or just exploring a new interest, Poetry21 provides everything you'll need-from over 400 poems with background information on t... more

Student Supplements
Poetry 21 CD-ROM (Stand Alone Version) for Parini’s The Wadsworth Anthology of Poetry and The Wadsworth Anthology of Poetry, Brief Edition
9781413014174 $67.00

Whether you are teaching a traditional or an online course, or just exploring a new interest, Poetry21 provides everything you'll need-from over 400 poems with background information on t... more