Literature for Composition

Literature for Composition
Author: Sylvan Barnet,William E. Cain,William Burto,Cheryl Nixon
Release: 2016-01-29
Editor: Longman Publishing Group
Pages: 1472
ISBN: 0134099141
Language: en
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Previous editions had other title information: essays, stories, poems, and plays.

Literature Composition

Literature   Composition
Author: Carol Jago,Renee H. Shea,Lawrence Scanlon,Robin Dissin Aufses
Release: 2010-06-11
Editor: Bedford/St. Martin's
Pages: 1568
ISBN: 0312388063
Language: en
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From Carol Jago and the authors of The Language of Composition comes the first textbook designed specifically for the AP* Literature and Composition course. Arranged thematically to foster critical thinking, Literature & Composition: Reading • Writing • Thinking offers a wide variety of classic and contemporary literature, plus all of the support students need to analyze it carefully and thoughtfully. The book is divided into two parts: the first part of the text teaches students the skills they need for success in an AP Literature course, and the second part is a collection of thematic chapters of literature with extensive apparatus and special features to help students read, analyze, and respond to literature at the college level. Only Literature & Composition has been built from the ground up to give AP students and teachers the materials and support they need to enjoy a successful and challenging AP Literature course. Use the navigation menu on the left to learn more about the selections and features in Literature & Composition: Reading • Writing • Thinking. *AP and Advanced Placement Program are registered trademarks of the College Entrance Examination Board, which was not involved in the publication of and does not endorse this product.

Writing and Literature

Writing and Literature
Author: Tanya Long Bennett
Release: 2018-01-10
Editor: University of North Georgia
Pages: 284
ISBN: 1940771234
Language: en
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In the age of Buzzfeeds, hashtags, and Tweets, students are increasingly favoring conversational writing and regarding academic writing as less pertinent in their personal lives, education, and future careers. Writing and Literature: Composition as Inquiry, Learning, Thinking and Communication connects students with works and exercises and promotes student learning that is kairotic and constructive. Dr. Tanya Long Bennett, professor of English at the University of North Georgia, poses questions that encourage active rather than passive learning. Furthering ideas presented in Contribute a Verse: A Guide to First-Year Composition as a complimentary companion, Writing and Literature builds a new conversation covering various genres of literature and writing. Students learn the various writing styles appropriate for analyzing, addressing, and critiquing these genres including poetry, novels, dramas, and research writing. The text and its pairing of helpful visual aids throughout emphasizes the importance of critical reading and analysis in producing a successful composition. Writing and Literature is a refreshing textbook that links learning, literature, and life.

Composition and Literature

Composition and Literature
Author: Winifred Bryan Horner
Release: 1983
Editor: University of Chicago Press
Pages: 190
ISBN: 9780226353401
Language: en
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AP English Literature Composition Crash Course For the New 2020 Exam Book Online

AP   English Literature   Composition Crash Course  For the New 2020 Exam  Book   Online
Author: Dawn Hogue
Release: 2019-09-06
Editor: Research & Education Assoc.
Pages: 290
ISBN: 9780738612577
Language: en
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"REA: the test prep AP teachers recommend."

Cracking the AP English Literature Composition Exam

Cracking the AP English Literature   Composition Exam
Author: Princeton Review
Release: 2009-09-01
Editor: Princeton Review
Pages: 220
ISBN: 9780375429439
Language: en
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Provides techniques for achieving high scores on the AP English literature exam and includes two full-length practice tests.

Modes of Composition and the Durability of Style in Literature

Modes of Composition and the Durability of Style in Literature
Author: David L. Hoover
Release: 2020-11-30
Editor: Routledge
Pages: 216
ISBN: 9781000262704
Language: en
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Modes of Composition and the Durability of Style employs the tools and methods of computational stylistics to show that style is extremely resistant to changes in how texts are produced. Addressing an array of canonical writers, including William Faulkner, Joseph Conrad, Thomas Hardy, and Henry James, along with popular contemporary writers like Stephen King and Ian McEwan, this volume presents a systematic study of changes in mode of composition and writing technologies. Computational analysis of texts produced in multiple circumstances of composition, such as dictation, handwriting, typewriting, word processing, and translation, reveals the extraordinary durability of authorial style. Modes of Composition and the Durability of Style in Literature will be essential for readers interested in exploring the rapidly expanding field of digital approaches to literature.

Literature for Composition MLA Update

Literature for Composition  MLA Update
Author: Sylvan Barnet,William E. Burto,Cheryl NIXON,William E. Cain
Release: 2017-01-09
Editor: Pearson
Pages: 1472
ISBN: 0134678702
Language: en
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For courses in Literature for Composition, Writing About Literature, and Introduction to Literature. This version of Literature for Composition has been updated to reflect the 8th Edition of the MLA Handbook (April 2016)* The definitive source for composition and introduction to literature courses With an emphasis on critical thinking and argument, Literature for Composition offers superior coverage of reading, writing, and arguing about literature along with an anthology organized around eight thought-provoking themes. Throughout, the authors demonstrate that the skills emphasized in their discussions of communication are relevant not only to literature courses, but to all courses in which students analyze texts or write arguments. * The 8th Edition introduces sweeping changes to the philosophy and details of MLA works cited entries. Responding to the "increasing mobility of texts," MLA now encourages writers to focus on the process of crafting the citation, beginning with the same questions for any source. These changes, then, align with current best practices in the teaching of writing which privilege inquiry and critical thinking over rote recall and rule-following.

AP ENGLISH LITERATURE COMPOSITION

AP ENGLISH LITERATURE   COMPOSITION
Author: Narayan Changder
Release: 2022
Editor: CHANGDER OUTLINE
Pages: 224
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Language: en
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2359+ MCQ (Multiple Choice Questions and answers) on/about AP ENGLISH LITERATURE & COMPOSITION E-Book for fun, quizzes, and examinations. It contains only questions answers on the given topic. Each questions have an answer key at the end of the page. One can use it as a study guide, knowledge test book, quizbook, trivia...etc. This pdf is useful for you if you are looking for the following: (1)AP ENGLISH LITERATURE AND COMPOSITION EXAM 2022 (2)AP ENGLISH LITERATURE AND COMPOSITION COURSE AND EXAM DESCRIPTION (3)AP ENGLISH LITERATURE AND COMPOSITION TEACHERS GUIDE (4)AP ENGLISH LITERATURE AND COMPOSITION PDF (5)AP ENGLISH LITERATURE AND COMPOSITION PRACTICE EXAM (6)AP ENGLISH LITERATURE AND COMPOSITION READING LIST (7)AP ENGLISH LITERATURE AND COMPOSITION (8)AP LITERATURE SYLLABUS

AP English Literature and Composition Premium 2022 2023 8 Practice Tests Comprehensive Review Online Practice

AP English Literature and Composition Premium  2022 2023  8 Practice Tests   Comprehensive Review   Online Practice
Author: George Ehrenhaft
Release: 2022-02
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Pages: 349
ISBN: 9781506263847
Language: en
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Be prepared for exam day with Barron’s. Trusted content from AP experts! Barron’s AP English Literature and Composition Premium: 2022-2023 includes in-depth content review and online practice. It’s the only book you’ll need to be prepared for exam day. Written by Experienced Educators Learn from Barron’s--all content is written and reviewed by AP experts Build your understanding with comprehensive review tailored to the most recent exam Get a leg up with tips, strategies, and study advice for exam day--it’s like having a trusted tutor by your side Be Confident on Exam Day Sharpen your test-taking skills with 8 full-length practice tests--5 in the book, including a diagnostic test to target your studying, and 3 more online Strengthen your knowledge with in-depth review covering all Units on the AP English Literature and Composition Exam Reinforce your learning with practice questions at the end of each chapter Online Practice Continue your practice with 3 full-length practice tests on Barron’s Online Learning Hub Simulate the exam experience with a timed test option Deepen your understanding with detailed answer explanations and expert advice Gain confidence with scoring to check your learning progress

Literature for Composition

Literature for Composition
Author: William Burto
Release: 2002-12
Editor: Longman Publishing Group
Pages: 820
ISBN: IND:30000092741671
Language: en
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Literature for Composition, Compact Edition offers renowned coverage of writing, argument, and critical thinking in a brief and accessible format. While omitting the thematic anthology in the full version, the Compact Edition includes complete coverage of the writing process, three chapters devoted to argument, coverage of the literary elements and the study of visual images, and four case studies. A strong sampling of literary selections are integrated into every chapter. After preliminary chapters on getting ideas and thinking critically, readers encounter chapters devoted to the essay, fiction, drama, and poetry. Abundant material on research and the Internet provides up-to-date instruction on evaluating, using, and citing electronic sources. A rich presentation of images supports an emphasis on visual learning and critical thinking. For those interested in the study and composition of literature.

AP English Literature Composition For Dummies

AP English Literature   Composition For Dummies
Author: Geraldine Woods
Release: 2008-02-13
Editor: John Wiley & Sons
Pages: 387
ISBN: 9780470289266
Language: en
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Yes, you can pass the AP English Literature and Composition exam with ease! Just brush the dust off your thinking cap and get a little help from AP English Literature and Composition For Dummies. It gets you up to speed on all the topics and themes of the AP exam in a focused, step-by-step manner. Beginning with an exam overview and ways to get the most out of an AP English class, this book has it all: long- and short-range planning advice, detailed chapters that discuss the four main literary genres, and two full-length practice exams — complete with detailed answer explanations and scoring guides. It helps you perfect the skills you need to get your best possible score. Two bonus appendixes provide a full list of teacher-recommended titles to choose from for the open-ended essay, as well as a quick grammar review to address the fundamentals of superior essay writing. Discover how to: Get familiar with the exam format and the types of questions you’ll face Figure out what the questions are really asking Maximize your score on multiple-choice questions Write effectively and eloquently about poetry, prose, and drama Prepare for paired passages and craft a clever open-ended essay Annotate poetry and prose like an expert Passing the AP English Literature and Composition exam doesn’t have to be torture. Get AP English Literature and Composition For Dummies and find out how easy it can be.

Discovering the Many Worlds of Literature

Discovering the Many Worlds of Literature
Author: Stuart Hirschberg,Terry Hirschberg
Release: 2004
Editor: Longman Publishing Group
Pages: 1088
ISBN: 0321102126
Language: en
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Discovering the Many Worlds of Literatureis a new literature for composition text organized by theme, with readings from four genres (essays, short fiction, poems, and dramatic works) from around the world. “The range, quality, and freshness of this text's readings astonish me..This text has the finest range of readings..that I have seen in 25 years of teaching”—Dr. Will Tomory, Southwestern Michigan College. Two introductory chapters on reading and writing about literature lead into seven chapters on the theme of human development, from family and cultural ties through considerations of class, race, and ethnicity, to the spiritual dimension of human life. Each thematic chapter is preceded by a brief introduction to the theme, and each chapter concludes with “Connections,” questions that help students to see connections between different works in different genres, and “Filmography,” an annotated list of suggested films. Each reading is followed by a set of questions to help students analyze the text, understand the author's techniques, and develop an interpretation of the work. The text emphasizes the development of an effective argument for an interpretation of a literary work, both in the introductory chapters and in “Arguing for an Interpretation” questions at the end of each reading. The extraordinary breadth of the reading selections, and the diversity of the authors represented in the text, are unique; students will find some classic works, such as Shakespeare's “Hamlet,” along with many less well—known writings from authors around the globe, representing Eastern as well as Western cultures. Students will be challenged to understand the cultural context of the readings, and stimulated to provide meaningful analysis and interpretation of the texts.

An Introduction to Literature

An Introduction to Literature
Author: Sylvan Barnet
Release: 1997
Editor: Longman Publishing Group
Pages: 1574
ISBN: 0673522679
Language: en
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Gathers examples of literature from Shakespeare to August Wilson, Leo Tolstoy to Amy Tan, and William Blake to Derek Walcott

Lightning Lit and Comp

Lightning Lit and Comp
Author: Elizabeth Kamath
Release: 2011
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 329
ISBN: 1578962404
Language: en
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Writing and Reading Differently

Writing and Reading Differently
Author: George Douglas Atkins,Michael L. Johnson
Release: 1985
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 240
ISBN: UOM:39015012256197
Language: en
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Rhetoric and Composition

Rhetoric and Composition
Author: Steven Lynn
Release: 2010-09-30
Editor: Cambridge University Press
Pages: 329
ISBN: 9781139788861
Language: en
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Rhetoric and composition is an academic discipline that informs all other fields in teaching students how to communicate their ideas and construct their arguments. It has grown dramatically to become a cornerstone of many undergraduate courses and curricula, and it is a particularly dynamic field for scholarly research. This book offers an accessible introduction to teaching and studying rhetoric and composition. By combining the history of rhetoric, explorations of its underlying theories, and a survey of current research (with practical examples and advice), Steven Lynn offers a solid foundation for further study in the field. Readers will find useful information on how students have been taught to invent and organize materials, to express themselves correctly and effectively, and how the ancient study of memory and delivery illuminates discourse and pedagogy today. This concise book thus provides a starting point for learning about the discipline that engages writing, thinking, and argument.

Style and Substance

Style and Substance
Author: Claudia Rock,Suneeti Phadke
Release: 2007
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 386
ISBN: 2761320905
Language: en
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Barrons s AP English Language and Composition

Barrons s AP English Language and Composition
Author: George Ehrenhaft
Release: 2015
Editor: Unknown
Pages: 329
ISBN: 1438067348
Language: en
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Barron's AP English Language and Composition, sixth edition version offers complete overview of the AP test and practice exams as the print edition. It includes five full-length practice exams with answers explained, advice and instruction for answering multiple-choice questions, a guide to writing well organized essays, and guidelines for evaluation essays and their scores. This e-Book contains hundreds of hyperlinks that can be used to help you navigate through content, bring you to more helpful resources, and allow you to click between all questions and their answers explained. It also contains a link that will bring you to a new full-length online practice exam!

The Lea Guide To Composition

The Lea Guide To Composition
Author: James D. Williams
Release: 2005-04-11
Editor: Routledge
Pages: 120
ISBN: 9781135672782
Language: en
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The LEA Guide to Composition is firmly based on research into how people learn to write and draws on the most significant strategies and techniques in composition studies. But this text is not just about the act of writing. It is about using writing as a vehicle for learning--about the world, about the academy, about oneself. The focus is on writing as a means of interpretation. The emphasis throughout is on encouraging reflection and developing critical thinking skills. Although the text suggests ways of teaching that reflect knowledge about how people most easily learn to become competent writers, it is specifically designed to allow for numerous approaches to teaching composition. Instructors will value this flexibility. This text is finely tuned to the needs and interests of today's composition students and teachers. Classroom tested at various universities over a four-year period to refine and improve its effectiveness, the Guide is distinguished by a range of carefully crafted instructional features: *Reading-Writing Connection. An extensive selection of fresh, thought-provoking, professional work allows students to internalize models and acquire appropriate genre familiarity. Student papers are included to illustrate how others have responded to real writing tasks similar to those the readers of this book will face. *Critical Reading and Thinking. Numerous reading selections are thoroughly analyzed to provide models of close, critical reading. Critical Reading Guides, provided for some selections, draw students in by asking rhetorical questions that develop critical thinking skills and better understanding of how the authors produced key effects. *Diverse Voices. Specially designed writing activities encourage students who are non-native speakers of English, or who come from non-mainstream cultural backgrounds, to share their perspectives with the entire class. *Writing Activities. More than 60 writing activities of various types are included, suitable for students with a range of writing experience. Many of these are short assignments that are linked to longer ones, which allows students to build their skills sequentially, adding new skills as old ones are practiced and mastered. *Writing Guides. Based on years of teaching experience, these guides provide detailed information and concrete, practical advice about how to succeed on selected assignments in each chapter. *Group Activities. Selected writing assignments include collaborative workshop activities that prompt students to engage in a variety of group efforts that enhance the writing process. As a result, group work progresses with a clear purpose and well-defined goals, leading to more student involvement and, ultimately, better writing. *Application of Key Ideas. Writing Assignments, Writing Guides, and Critical Reading Guides are complemented by activities that allow students to practice using important concepts discussed in the text that progress with a clear purpose and well-defined before they begin an actual assignment. *Journal Entries. Prompts throughout the text are included to increase the amount of writing students do, to enhance reflection and critical thinking, and to engage students in reflecting on and making connections between college and their lives outside of class. *Handbook. The handbook provides basic information about the form and function of language. It focuses on the usage conventions that are a crucial part of academic writing. In addition, it covers differences and similarities in the specific conventions that govern writing in the humanities, social sciences, and science. The documentation formats for these three major divisions of the undergraduate curriculum are described in detail, with full-length student papers to illustrate the formats in context. An Instructor's Manual is available with this text, upon adoption.