Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account
0

Academic Communities/Disciplinary Conventions - 01 edition

Academic Communities/Disciplinary Conventions (ISBN10: 0130401692; ISBN13: 9780130401694)
ISBN13: 978-0130401694
ISBN10: 0130401692

Summary: Unique in approach, this book explores the similarities and differences in various discipline-specific epistemologic and rhetorical conventions--and how the two are related. Each chapter is organized around a shared content topic, then divided into Science, Social Science and Humanities sections, and then two specific disciplinary units--each of which addresses the chapter's topic from the discipline's perspective. Features essays that span a range of genres, audienc ...show morees, and levels of difficulty, and that explore timely and engaging topics--within such broad areas as identity and consciousness, gender and sexuality, capital economics, and the environment--from the perspectives of the more traditional fields, such as sociology, literary studies, biochemistry, and others, as well as relatively new and exciting fields, such as evolutionary psychology, computer science, genetics, ethnic studies, lesbian and gay studies, social ecology, and cultural studies. Articles range from those written in a ''popular'' and reader-friendly journalistic tone, to more difficult, scholarly pieces. Includes the scientific report format as well as the academic essay typically produced by humanists. Rhetorical modes and skills are discussed as they arise within writing assignments so that their specificity in different contexts is clear. For anyone interested in the similarities and differences of the techniques and conventions of academic writing in the different disciplines. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 01
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
Published: 12/21/2000
International: No

View Table of Contents



List Price: $116.25
Used $58.10
Used
Save $58.15 (50%)
  • FREE shipping over $25
  • In stock
  • 30-day returns
Condition:
Order this book in the next 2 days, 18 hours and 41 minutes and it ships by Noon CT Monday!
New  Currently Sold Out
Marketplace sellers starting at $1.99

25 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Academic Communities/Disciplinary Conventions
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (25)  |  New (4)  |  Like New (3)  |  Very Good (5)  |  Good (8)  |  Acceptable (5)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$58.10
FREE! s/h

Very Good
Textbooks.com
Columbia, MO
Ships Ground DIRECTLY from Textbooks.com for FREE! Very good condition (Certified Used). Trackable expedited shipping options available.
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
GreenEarthBooks
Portland, OR
Seller Rating: 4.57
Appearance of only slight previous use. Cover and binding show a little wear. All pages are undamaged with potentially only a few, small markings. Help save a tree. Buy all your used books from Green ...show more Earth Books. Read. Recycle and Reuse. ...show less
$1.99
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Better World Books
Mishawaka, IN
Seller Rating: 4.62
Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!
$6.29
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
1svbooks
Sun Valley, NV
Seller Rating: 5
Lebanon, Indiana, U.S. A 2000 Soft cover Very Good pp. 624. Like new, clean text.
$58.10
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
VeryGood
Textbookcenter.com
Columbia, MO
Seller Rating: 4.63
Ships same day or next business day via UPS (Priority Mail for AK/HI/APO/PO Boxes)! Used sticker and some writing and/or highlighting. Used books may not include working access code or dust jacket.
Page:   1  
Close
Close
Close