The Norton Sampler
  • Author : Thomas Cooley
  • Release Date : 01 January 2003
  • Publisher : W W Norton & Company Incorporated
  • Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages : 432
  • ISBN 13 : 0393978826

The Norton Sampler Book Summary

W. W. Norton & Company is proud to present the Sixth Edition of TheNorton Sampler. As a rhetorically arranged collection of short essaysfor composition, our Sampler echoes the cloth samplers once done incolonial America, presenting the basic patterns of writing for studentsto practice just as schoolchildren once practiced their stitches andABCs on needlework samplers. This new edition shows students thatdescription, narration, and the other patterns of exposition are notjust abstract concepts used in composition classrooms but are in factthe way we think--and write. The Norton Sampler contains 63 carefully chosen readings--classics aswell as more recent pieces, essays along with a few real-worldtexts--all demonstrating how writers use the modes of discourse for manyvaried purposes.

The Norton Sampler

The Norton Sampler

Author : Thomas Cooley
Publisher : W W Norton & Company Incorporated
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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W. W. Norton & Company is proud to present the Sixth Edition of TheNorton Sampler. As a rhetorically arranged collection of short essaysfor composition, our Sampler echoes the cloth samplers once done incolonial America, presenting the basic patterns of writing for studentsto practice just as schoolchildren once practiced their stitches andABCs ...

The Norton Sampler  Short Essays for Composition  Eighth Edition

The Norton Sampler Short Essays for Composition Eighth Edition

Author : Thomas Cooley
Publisher : W. W. Norton
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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A trusted collection of short essays arranged by rhetorical mode—with charming, practical writing instruction. With 71 readings (half new to this edition), well-written writing instruction (including templates to help students get started), and new navigation features that make it very easy to use, The Norton Sampler is a rhetorically arranged ...

The Norton Sampler

The Norton Sampler

Author : Thomas Cooley
Publisher : W. W. Norton
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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Short essays with just enough writing instruction....

Back to the Lake

Back to the Lake

Author : Thomas Cooley
Publisher : W. W. Norton
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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THIS TITLE HAS BEEN UPDATED TO REFLECT THE 2016 MLA UPDATE. A new take on the traditional rhetorical modes, showing how they are used in the kinds of writing college students are most often assigned--arguments, analyses, reports, narratives, and more....

The Norton Introduction to Literature

The Norton Introduction to Literature

Author : Kelly J Mays
Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
Genre : Literary Criticism
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The Norton Introduction to Literature presents an engaging, balanced selection of literature to suit any course. Offering a thorough treatment of historical and critical context, the most comprehensive media package available, and a rich suite of tools to encourage close reading and thoughtful writing, the Shorter Twelfth Edition is unparalleled ...

The Norton Sampler

The Norton Sampler

Author : Thomas Cooley
Publisher : W W Norton & Company Incorporated
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An outstanding collection of brief essays providing high-interest models of the rhetorical modes, along with beautifully written instruction that demonstrates its own lessons about good writing....

Let s Talk

Let s Talk

Author : Andrea A Lunsford
Publisher : Unknown
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"Let's Talk is a small rhetoric that covers genres of writing students are most often assigned to do. It also provides everything they need for doing research, including explicit guidelines to help them decide which sources to trust - and how to fact-check any that they question. And it includes ...