Read well to write well—and learn the skills you need for college writing.
Reading Critically, Writing Well shows you strategies for reading like a writer that you can use to improve your writing in all your college courses. With interesting topics to read about, model essays, and guides to writing, this book includes the tools you need in order to do your coursework.
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Table of Contents
Patrick O’Malley, "More Testing, More Learning" (Student Essay)
A GUIDE TO WRITING PROPOSALSWriting Your Draft Reviewing and Improving the DraftAPPENDIX: STRATEGIES FOR RESEARCH AND DOCUMENTATIONPlanning a Research Project Analyzing Your Rhetorical Situation and Setting a Schedule Choosing a Topic and Getting an Overview Focusing Your Topic and Drafting Research Questions Establishing a Research Log Creating a Working Bibliography Annotating Your Working Bibliography Taking Notes on Your Sources Finding Sources Searching Library Catalogs and Databases Searching for Government Documents and Statistical Information Searching for Websites and Interactive Sources Conducting Field Research Conducting Observational Studies Conducting Interviews Conducting Surveys Evaluating Sources Choosing Relevant Sources Choosing Reliable Sources Using Sources to Support Your Ideas Synthesizing Sources Acknowledging Sources and Avoiding Plagiarism Using Information from Sources to Support Your Claims Citing and Documenting Sources in MLA Style Using In-Text Citations Creating a List of Works Cited Citing and Documenting Sources in APA Style Using In-Text Citations Creating a List of References