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The Prentice Hall Reader
By George Miller (editor)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Prentice Hall
Publication date July 1, 2000
Binding Paperback
Edition 6
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9789990815825
ISBN-10 9990815828
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Original list price $0.02
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Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: THE PRENTICE HALL READER Sixth Edition offers over 60 readings from a diverse group of writers including Maya Angelou, Richard Rodriguez Amy Tan, and E.M. Forster. This best-selling, rhetorical modes reader features ten chapters focusing on classic rhetorical modes such as narration, description, and argument and persuasion. Each chapter offers six readings scaled by difficulty (one of which is a student essay), suggestions for using the mode in other disciplines, in depth prewriting questions, detailed writing exercises, and extensive revision activities for each reading. The text also features a comprehensive appendix on "Gathering, Using, and Documenting Sources." Key new features *"On Writing" New section on writers commenting on the process and craft of writing. *"Visualizing the Rhetorical Strategies" Each chapter includes a visual example that shows the strategy at work in organizing information. *A new section on searching tips for Web search engines--how to find the sources you really need without facing thousands of sites. *25 percent new readings, including a number that deal with the Web and the Internet.T HE COMPANION WEBSITE is the largest, most extensive website of any read. Among its highlights, the site features hotlinks, additional background information on the readings, writing assignments, and practice using web-based materials. Additionally, each chapter in the text features activities and suggestions related to material on the website. Key new features *New readings that expand on the modes featured in the text. *Self-graded writing activities. *Updated bibliographies (with links) of related articles for essays in text. *Call for student essays giving students the opportunity to submit essays for possible posting on the website. Supplements include *Instructor's Quiz Booklet with duplicable quizzes on vocabulary and reading comprehension. *Annotated Instructor's Edition with a "teaching strategy" for each essay, class activities, collaborative learning activities, critical reading activities, and links to writing. *Teaching Writing with the Prentice Hall Reader that offers suggestions to the new teacher on teaching writing and reading using the reader

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Editions for the work The Prentice Hall Reader
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780136455998
 
7 edition from Prentice Hall (May 1, 2003)
9780131828025 | details & prices | List price $55.01
With Kathleen Meehan Arias | 5th edition from Prentice Hall (June 1, 1998)
Paperback
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11 edition from Longman Pub Group (February 2, 2014)
9780321899712 | details & prices | 572 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 1.25 in. | 1.55 lbs | List price $100.80
About: This rhetorical reader emphasizes process by presenting a student essay in each chapter in both its first and final draft.
11 pck pap edition from Longman Pub Group (January 31, 2014)
9780321993168 | details & prices | 572 pages | 6.00 × 8.75 × 1.25 in. | 1.60 lbs | List price $89.33
10th edition from Longman Pub Group (December 21, 2010)
9780205027866 | details & prices | 603 pages | 6.00 × 8.75 × 1.25 in. | 1.85 lbs | List price $86.20
About: Widely adopted for George Miller’s supportive voice and highly reliable writing assignments, The Prentice Hall Reader balances classic and contemporary essays, arranged in increasing level of difficulty in each chapter.
9 edition from Prentice Hall (January 23, 2009)
9780205664528 | details & prices | 648 pages | 5.75 × 8.75 × 1.00 in. | 1.70 lbs | List price $78.67
8 edition from Prentice Hall (March 10, 2006)
9780131955714 | details & prices | 640 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 1.25 in. | 1.70 lbs | List price $67.40
from Prentice Hall (March 10, 2006)
9789990131888 | details & prices | List price $0.02
This edition also contains The Prentice Hall Reader
7 sub edition from Prentice Hall (June 1, 2003)
9780131828018 | details & prices | 704 pages | 5.25 × 8.25 × 1.25 in. | 1.50 lbs | List price $53.40
7 edition from Prentice Hall (June 1, 2003)
9789990004120 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.25 × 1.25 in. | 1.50 lbs | List price $0.02
This edition also contains The Prentice Hall Reader
The price comparison is for this edition
6 edition from Prentice Hall (July 1, 2000)
9789990815825 | details & prices | List price $0.02
This edition also contains The Prentice Hall Reader
About: THE PRENTICE HALL READER Sixth Edition offers over 60 readings from a diverse group of writers including Maya Angelou, Richard Rodriguez Amy Tan, and E.
With Ann J. Abadie (other contributor), Doreen Fowler (other contributor) | 5th edition from Prentice Hall (November 1, 1997)
9780130151384 | details & prices | 7.00 × 9.25 × 2.00 in. | 3.20 lbs | List price $63.40
This edition also contains Faulkner and Race
Editions for the work The Prentice Hall Reader
Paperback
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from Prentice Hall (March 10, 2006)
9789990131888 | details & prices | List price $0.02
This edition also contains The Prentice Hall Reader
7 edition from Prentice Hall (June 1, 2003)
9789990004120 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.25 × 1.25 in. | 1.50 lbs | List price $0.02
This edition also contains The Prentice Hall Reader
6 edition from Prentice Hall (July 1, 2000)
9780130225634 | details & prices | 666 pages | 5.25 × 8.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.55 lbs | List price $49.00
About: THE PRENTICE HALL READER Sixth Edition offers over 60 readings from a diverse group of writers including Maya Angelou, Richard Rodriguez Amy Tan, and E.
The price comparison is for this edition
6 edition from Prentice Hall (July 1, 2000)
9789990815825 | details & prices | List price $0.02
This edition also contains The Prentice Hall Reader
About: THE PRENTICE HALL READER Sixth Edition offers over 60 readings from a diverse group of writers including Maya Angelou, Richard Rodriguez Amy Tan, and E.
With John P. Wilson | 5th edition from Prentice Hall (November 1, 1997)
9780136279020 | details & prices | 5.75 × 8.75 × 1.25 in. | 1.45 lbs | List price $37.00
This edition also contains The Call Centre Training Handbook: A Complete Guide to Learning & Development in Contact Centres, The Call Centre Training Handbook: A Complete Guide to Learning and Development in Contact Centres
About: A perfect guide for those interested in composition, this user-friendly reader offers an abundance of interesting and appealing essay examples, easily implemented classroom suggestions, and varied writing assignments.
With Matt Braun | 4th edition from Prentice Hall (February 1, 1995)
9780130793027 | details & prices | 5.75 × 8.75 × 1.00 in. | 1.40 lbs | List price $25.94
This edition also contains Manhunter / Deadwood
About: For one-semester, freshman-level courses in Composition.
With Gienna Shaw (other contributor) | 3rd edition from Prentice Hall (January 1, 1992)

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