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Coming from Home : Readings for Writers

ISBN: 9780070215108 | 0070215103
Format: Paperback
Publisher: McGraw-Hill College
Pub. Date: 8/1/1992

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COMING FROM HOME is an innovative reader arranged around the theme of families and the importance of community. Containing 71 selections--essays (including student essays), poems, stories, and memoirs--it provides a variety of ethnic, cultural, economic, sociological, psychological, and literary perspectives. Journal writing and intertextual questions (asking students to work with common threads within a number of works) characterize the extensive, integrated pedagogical support that contributes to making COMING FROM HOME the basis for an exciting and unusually effective focus for writing courses.

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