Higher Education

Émotions, 1st Edition

  • Susan Purdy University of Alberta, Canada
  • ISBN-10: 0395665396  |  ISBN-13: 9780395665398
  • 288 Pages
  • © 1995 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $137.50

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Overview

Émotions is an innovative reader featuring 15 mini-texts organized around the theme of emotion. The stories and poems are accompanied by a variety of pre-and post-reading activities. The text's "Reading Strategies" help students with comprehension and vocabulary acquisition.

Table of Contents

1. Amour
"Love me, love my dog," Andrée Maillet (Canada)
"Les deux amants," Marie de France (France)
"Ne me quitte pas," Jacques Brel (Belgique)
2. Peur
"La Chambre octogonale," Michel Tremblay (Canada)
"L'homme aux yeux lumineux," Jean Ferguson (Canada)
"Les portes," Simone Collet (Suisse)
3. Courage
"Mafouaou," Sylvie Bokoko (Congo)
"Par un soir de printemps," Guy de Maupassant
"L'autre femme," Colette (France)
4. Défi
"Comme une jeune fille blanche," Ibrahima Sall (Sénégal)
"La jeune fille difficile," Bernard B. Dadié (Côte d'Ivoire)
"Schizophrénie linguistique," Jean Arceneaux (États-Unis)
5. Espoir
"Lettre blanche," Anne Bragance (France)
"Prendre un enfant," Yves Duteil (France)
"Entre deux," Evelyne Accad (Liban)