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Composition Courses

Welcome to our Composition publishing program.
Take a look inside at teaching and learning tools that:

  • Reflect our high scholarly standards
  • Speak effectively to today's college students
  • Represent the most current pedagogical trends

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How Writing Works: A Guide to Composing Genres

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$74.99

Jordynn Jack and Katie Rose Guest Pryal

9780197619162
Paperback
April 2022

Helps students learn the transferable skills that they'll need to tackle any writing situation that they encounter--at school, at work, in their communities, or at home

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How Writing Works: A Guide to Composing Genres, With Readings

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$82.95

Jordynn Jack and Katie Rose Guest Pryal

9780197619209
Paperback
April 2022

Helps students learn the transferable skills that they'll need to tackle any writing situation that they encounter--at school, at work, in their communities, or at home

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How Writing Works: A Guide to Composing Genres

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$53.99

Jordynn Jack and Katie Rose Guest Pryal

9780197619179
Looseleaf
March 2022

Helps students learn the transferable skills that they'll need to tackle any writing situation that they encounter--at school, at work, in their communities, or at home

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How Writing Works: A Guide to Composing Genres, With Readings

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$62.99

Jordynn Jack and Katie Rose Guest Pryal

9780197619216
Looseleaf
March 2022

Helps students learn the transferable skills that they'll need to tackle any writing situation that they encounter--at school, at work, in their communities, or at home

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Gradient Acceptability and Linguistic Theory

Retail Price to Students:

$40.00

Elaine J. Francis

9780192898951
Paperback
March 2022

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English Prepositions: Their Meanings and Uses

Retail Price to Students:

$45.00

R. M. W. Dixon

9780198868712
Paperback
February 2022

This book provides an integrated account of the main prepositions of English, outlining their various forms and illustrating contrastive senses.

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The Short Story: A Very Short Introduction

Retail Price to Students:

$11.95

Andrew Kahn

9780198754633
Paperback
February 2022

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The Texture of the Lexicon: Relational Morphology and the Parallel Architecture

Retail Price to Students:

$25.00

Ray Jackendoff and Jenny Audring

9780198827917
Paperback
January 2022

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Identity: A Reader for Writers

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$39.95

John Scenters-Zapico

9780197547724
Paperback
September 2021

Read. Write. Oxford. Everyone has a story to tell. What's yours?

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A Case-Based Approach to Argumentative Writing

Retail Price to Students:

$44.99

Sonja Launspach and Laura Aull

9780190211219
Paperback
December 2020

The only case-based textbook for first-year writing courses that focuses on developing students' abilities in argument

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Concise Guide to Critical Thinking

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$74.99

Lewis Vaughn

9780197535790
Paperback
October 2020

A brief but thorough introduction to core concepts in critical thinking

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So What?: The Writer's Argument

Third Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$29.99

Kurt Schick and Laura Miller

9780197537183
Paperback
September 2020

A brief guide that provides students with the tools needed to write compelling arguments

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SO WHAT? (w/ Readings): The Writer's Argument

Third Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$59.99

Kurt Schick and Laura Miller

9780197537213
Paperback
September 2020

A brief guide that provides students with the tools needed to write compelling arguments

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Who Says?: The Writer's Research

Third Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$24.99

Deborah H. Holdstein and Danielle Aquiline

9780197525494
Paperback
September 2020

A brief guide that provides students with the tools needed to successfully conduct research in today's world

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How Scholars Write

Retail Price to Students:

$59.99

Aaron Ritzenberg and Sue Mendelsohn

9780190296735
Paperback
January 2020

Demystifies academic writing by teaching accessible strategies that experts rely on

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The Essential Writer's Handbook

Retail Price to Students:

$34.99

William Messenger, Anne Stameshkin, Jan de Bruyn...

9780190932138
Spiral Bound
January 2019

Accessible and affordable, this pocket handbook is an indispensable reference for students at school, at home, and beyond!

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Methods of Argument: An Anthology of Readings

Retail Price to Students:

$49.99

Deborah H. Holdstein and Danielle Aquiline

9780190855710
Paperback
November 2018

This argument reader showcases both classic and contemporary essays and images from a broad range of sources and writers

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Good Writing

Retail Price to Students:

$79.99

Connie Snyder Mick

9780199947256
Paperback
August 2018

Because good writing does change the world

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Queer: A Reader for Writers

Retail Price to Students:

$59.99

Jason Schneiderman

9780190277109
Paperback
January 2016

Read. Write. Oxford.

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Gender: A Reader for Writers

Retail Price to Students:

$59.99

Megan L. Titus and Wendy L. Walker

9780190298852
Paperback
December 2015

Read. Write. Oxford.

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