All of Us: A Multicultural Reading Skills Handbook, 3rd Edition

  • Harvey S. Wiener Marymount Manhattan College
  • Charles Bazerman University of California, Santa Barbara
  • ISBN-10: 0395904226
  • ISBN-13: 9780395904220
  • 560 Pages Paperback 
  • Previous Editions: 1995
  • © 1999 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $100.75  List Price = $ 135.95
 

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Overview

All of Us places the highly successful Wiener/Bazerman system in a multicultural context. Part I, the handbook, provides guidance and practice in reading skills, while Part II, the anthology, provides opportunities for application. The text's expansive critical-thinking apparatus helps students become stronger and more active readers by highlighting the connections between reading and writing. Self-tests allow students to monitor their progress.


Table of Contents

I. Reading Fundamentals
1. Before You Read
2. Reading Helpers: Underlining, Taking Notes, and Outlining
3. Building a Strong Vocabulary
II. Basic Comprehension
4. Visual Aids
5. Reading for the Main Idea
6. Reading for Information
7. Recognizing Paragraph Patterns
III. Reading and Critical Thinking
8. Making Inferences
9. Understanding Figurative Language
10. Drawing Conclusions and Predicting Outcomes
11. Generalizing
12. Evaluating Ideas
13. Making Connections
Reading Selections
Coming to America
A New Dawn, Sam Moses
The Business of Selling Mail-Order Brides, Venny Villapando
Hearts of Sorrow, James M. Freeman
Immigrants, Aurora Levins Morales
Education and Learning
My Unsentimental Tutee, Laura Billings
Letting in Light, Particia Raybon
They Treat Girls Differently, Don't They? Timothy Harper
Model Minority, Felicia R. Lee
Making Connections
My Father's Black Pride, Marcus Bleecker
A Cafe Reopens: Lunch Returns to the Prairie, William E. Schmidt
Say Something. They're Only Children, Lucie Prinz
Like Mother, Like Daughter, Lloyd Gite
Identities and Struggles
Love Me, Love My (Brown) Mother, Charity Plata
Wilshire Bus, Hisaye Yamamoto
Zoot Suit Riots, Albert Camarillo
Creating Unique Names for Children, Cindy Roberts

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