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

Patterns for College Writing - 9th edition

Patterns for College Writing (ISBN10: 031240431X; ISBN13: 9780312404314)
ISBN13: 978-0312404314
ISBN10: 031240431X

This edition has also been released as:
ISBN13: 978-0312408565
ISBN10: 0312408560

Summary: A diverse and popular selection of readings. Offering a broad spectrum of subjects, styles, and cultural perspectives, the 71 professional readings provide outstanding, engaging models for students' writing. Instructors have a broad range of selections to choose from with a balanced mix of classic writers (such as E. B. White, George Orwell, Maya Angelou, and Martin Luther King Jr.) and newer voices (such as Amy Tan, Richard Rodriguez, Deborah Tannen, and Scott Russe ...show morell Sanders).

Extensive coverage of the writing process. Known for its thorough, accessible writing instruction, Patterns features coverage of the entire writing process. Part One, The Writing Process -- in three short chapters that form a "mini-rhetoric" -- offers students advice on planning, drafting, and revising an essay.

Detailed coverage of the patterns of development. To show students how the patterns can help organize ideas, each chapter in Part 2, "Readings for Writers," offers a comprehensive introduction that defines the chapter's rhetorical pattern, explains the writing strategies associated with it, and analyzes one or more annotated student essays.

More student essays than any competing text. Continuing Kirszner and Mandell's commitment to incorporating abundant examples of student work, Patterns includes 16 sample essays (4 new to this edition) that offers students realistic models for improving their own writing.

Integrated Internet assignments. To help students effectively use the Internet for source material, each of the readings chapters concludes with a guided Internet Assignment that asks students to write an essay using appropriate Internet sources. These assignments have all been revised and updated to reflect the most current trends and sites available on the Web.

Comprehensive coverage of writing research papers. The appendix, "Writing a Research Paper," which includes a new sample student paper using MLA documentation style, takes students through the process of writing a research paper -- from choosing a topic and doing research to avoiding plagiarism and documenting both print and online sources. ...show less

Edition/Copyright: 9TH 04
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Bedford Books
Published: 01/28/2004
International: No

Other Editions of Patterns for College Writing:


List Price: $52.00
Used $5.00
Used
Save $47.00 (90%)
  • FREE shipping over $25
  • In stock
  • 30-day returns
Condition:
Order this book in the next 2 days, 18 hours and 30 minutes and it ships by Noon CT Monday!
New  Currently Sold Out
Marketplace sellers starting at $1.99

28 more offers below.

The Marketplace on Textbooks.com
Additional Sellers for Patterns for College Writing
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 (28)  |  New (2)  |  Like New (3)  |  Very Good (11)  |  Good (10)  |  Acceptable (2)

Price
 
Condition
Seller
Comments
$22.95
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
a2zbooks
Burgin, KY
Seller Rating: 4.67
Text appears clean, Evidence of handling and shelving throughout the semester with wear to front and back covers, creasing on covers and corners plus cover roll and dog eared pages and soiling from ju ...show morest carrying the copy around during the school year. Price adjusted accordingly. Quantity Available: 1. ISBN: 031240431X. ISBN/EAN: 9780312404314. Inventory No: 1560804157. 9th Edition. ...show less
$22.95
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Acceptable
A2ZBooks Ky
Burgin, KY
Seller Rating: 4.59
Boston, MA 2004 Softcover 9th Edition Fair Condition Text appears clean, Evidence of handling and shelving throughout the semester with wear to front and back covers, creasing on covers and corners ...show moreplus cover roll and dog eared pages and soiling from just carrying the copy around during the school year. Price adjusted accordingly. Quantity Available: 1. ISBN: 031240431X. ISBN/EAN: 9780312404314. Inventory No: 1560804157. ...show less
Page:   1  
Close
Close
Close