The Longman Writer

The Longman Writer, 10th edition

  • Judith Nadell, 
  • John Langan, 
  • Deborah A Coxwell-Teague

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Overview

The Longman Writer reveals the connection between reading and writing, while helping you discover writing strategies that work for you. Activities and writing assignments help you develop awareness of rhetorical choices and encourage you to explore a range of composing strategies.

Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2018

ISBN-13: 9780137536702

Subject: Composition

Category: Rhetorics

Table of contents

I: The Reading Process
1. Becoming a Critical Reader and Thinker

II: The Writing Process
2. Getting Started Through Prewriting
3. Identifying a Thesis
4. Supporting the Thesis with Evidence
5. Organizing the Evidence
6. Writing the Paragraphs in the First Draft
7. Revising Overall Meaning, Structure, and Paragraph Development
8. Revising Sentences and Words
9. Editing and Proofreading

III: Patterns of Development
10. Description
11. Narration
12. Illustration
13. Division-Classification
14. Process Analysis
15. Comparison-Contrast
16. Cause-Effect
17. Definition
18. Argumentation-Persuasion

IV: The Research Essay
19. Locating, Critically Evaluating, Analyzing, and Synthesizing Research Sources
20. Writing the Research Essay

V: The Literary Essay and Essay Exam
21. Writing About Literature
22. Writing Essay Exams

VI: A Concise Handbook

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