Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing, Compact Edition, Books a la Carte, MLA Update Edition (8th Edition)
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Both editors, literary writers themselves, believe that textbooks should be not only informative and accurate but also lively, accessible, and engaging. Books a la Carte also offer a great value; this format costs significantly less than a new textbook. NOTE: This edition features the same content as the traditional text in a convenient, three-hole-punched, loose-leaf version. The authors developed this text with two major goals in mind: to introduce college students to the appreciation and experience of literature in its major forms and to develop students’ abilities to think critically and communicate effectively through writing. The book is built on the assumption that great literature can enrich and enlarge the lives it touches. The Literature Collection eText within MyLiteratureLab includes more than 700 selections and valuable multimedia resources–including professional performances, biographies of key authors, contextual videos, interactive student papers–that bring literature to life.. These changes, then, align with current best practices in the teaching of writing which privilege inquiry and critical thinking over rote r
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