The book teaches readers the usefulness of learning to actively qreadq their surroundings. The new edition features a greatly expanded section on writing, editing, and making arguments. This cultural studies reader directly engages the process of writing about the qtextsq one sees in everyday life. Its comprehensive and inclusive approach focuses on the relationship between reading traditional works-such as short stories, and poems-and other less-traditional ones-such as movies, the Internet, race, ethnicity, and television. For anyone who enjoys provocative and engaging material, and is interested in developing an appreciation for diverse cultural literary works.Good writing is also grounded on solid rhetorical principles, as is good reading ( as we have broadly defined it so far). ... Texts, the World, You, and Your Papers 7 Texts, the World, You, and Your Papers Argumentative/Persuasive Essays.
|Title||:||The World Is a Text|
|Author||:||Jonathan Silverman, Dean Rader|
|Publisher||:||Prentice Hall - 2005-07-01|