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Publisher Comments:

75 Readings Plus is a version of the best-selling 75 Readings that supplies additional guidance for student readers. Both books are rhetorically arranged and collect the most popular essays for first-year writing. The readings represent a wide variety of authors, disciplines, issues, and interests, and at only $28 net, 75 Readings Plus is an excellent value for students.

About the Author

Santi V. Buscemi is professor of English and chair of the Department of English at Middlesex County College in Edison, New Jersey, where he teaches reading and writing. He received his B.A. from St. Bonaventure University, and completed studies for the doctorate at the University of Tennessee. He is the author of A READER FOR DEVELOPING WRITERS (McGraw-Hill), now in its third edition; AN ESL WORKBOOK (McGraw-Hill); and coauthor with Charlotte Smith of 75 READINGS PLUS (McGraw-Hill). He is also chief author of McGraw-Hill's ALLWRITE!, an interactive computer software program in rhetoric, grammar, and research.

Table of Contents

Preface

Acknowledgments

Chapter 1

NARRATION 1

George Orwell: Shooting an Elephant

Langston Hughes: Salvation

Maya Angelou: Grandmother’s Victory

Malcolm X: Coming to an Awareness of Language

David Sedaris: Me Talk Pretty One Day

Martin Gansberg: Thirty-eight Who Saw Murder Didn’t Call the Police

Chapter 2

DESCRIPTION

James Baldwin: Fifth Avenue, Uptown

E.B. White: Once More to the Lake

Joan Didion: Marrying Absurd

Judith Ortiz Cofer: A Partial Remembrance of a Puerto Rican Childhood

F. Scott Momaday: Revisiting Sacred Ground

Michael Byers: Monuments to Our Better Nature

Chapter 3

PROCESS ANALYSIS

Diane Ackerman: Why Leaves Turn Color in the Fall

Jessica Mitford: Behind the Formaldehyde Curtain

Richard Marius: Writing Drafts

John (Fire) Lame Deer and Richard Erdoes: Alone on the Hilltop

Edward Abbey: The Serpents of Paradise

Alan Lightman: Smile

Chapter 4

DEFINITION

Susan Sontag: Women’s Beauty: Put Down or Power Source?

Jo Goodwin Parker: What Is Poverty?

(and more...)

Product Details

ISBN:
9780073125084
Author:
Buscemi, Santi V
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Langua
Editor:
Buscemi, Santi V.
Editor:
Smith, Charlotte
Author:
Buscemi, Santi V.
Author:
Buscemi, Santi
Author:
Buscemi Santi
Author:
Smith Charlotte
Author:
Smith, Charlotte
Subject:
English language
Subject:
Readers
Subject:
College readers
Subject:
Composition & Creative Writing - Academic
Subject:
Report writing
Subject:
English language -- Rhetoric.
Subject:
Reference-Reading
Copyright:
Edition Number:
8
Publication Date:
July 2006
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Pages:
560
Dimensions:
8.90x6.08x.81 in. 1.43 lbs.

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