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Published: 15 November 2016

576 Pages

ISBN: 9780190209131

Bookseller Code (04)

SO WHAT? The Writer's Argument, with Readings

Second Edition

Kurt Schick and Laura Schubert

  • Chapter Checklists forecast key concepts for each chapter
  • "Consider This" activities embedded in each chapter provide opportunities for students to reflect on issues of content, style, and overall craft
  • "Try This" exercises allow students to practice or investigate what they learn immediately via short exercises
  • "What's Next" features conclude each chapter with activities and assignments that help students apply what they've learned to other classes and beyond school
  • Appendices at the end of the book provide quick guides for peer review and collaboration

New to this Edition:

  • Simplified terminology and expanded explanations of rhetoric and argumentation elements
  • Additional examples and exercises to further illustrate concepts
  • Annotated readings and sample rhetorical analyses with peer-review commentary
  • Original illustrations to aid in visualizing key concepts
  • Full-length readings that demonstrate techniques used in the text

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