Critical Reading and Writing
First Edition   ©2014

Critical Reading and Writing

A Bedford Spotlight Rhetoric

Jeff Ousborne (Suffolk University)

  • ISBN-10: 1-4576-7432-7; ISBN-13: 978-1-4576-7432-7; Format: Paper Text, 64 pages

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Critical Reading and Writing: A Bedford Spotlight Rhetoric helps students with key writing skills. It provides advice on how to read thoughtfully and analytically, with instruction on active reading and note-taking, plus help with analyzing visual and multimodal texts. It also takes students through the writing process, explaining important concepts such as purpose, invention, rhetorical thinking, prewriting, thesis development, and organization, providing support when they need it most. Advice on using sources, revising, and editing will help them enrich, re-see, edit, and format their papers.