Book Reviews of American Literature for Life and Work

American Literature for Life and Work
American Literature for Life and Work
Author: Elaine Bowe Johnson, Christine Bideganeta LaRocco
ISBN-13: 9780538642798
ISBN-10: 0538642793
Publication Date: 1/1/1997
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Publisher: Glencoe/McGraw-Hill
Book Type: Textbook Binding
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Table of Contents
Unit 1 Liberty and Authority 2
The Declaration of Independence
The Use of Force
from Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, An American Slave, Written by Himself
The Gettysburg Address
Train Time
from Homecoming
Unit 2 Community and Responsibility 44
The Speech of Chief Red-Jacket
I Hear America Singing
Geraldo No Last Name
Barba Nikos
from The Youngest Science
Exploring Careers: Health Occupations
The First Seven Years
Unit 3 Challenge and Success 96
Success is counted sweetest
from On the Pulse of Morning
The Chrysanthemums
from Polar Dream
from A Snow Walker's Companion
Martinez' Treasure
from the Autobiography
from Instant American History
Unit 4 Innocence and Experience 140
from Roughing It
from The Joy Luck Club
Those Winter Sundays
Thank You, M'am
Obituary of a Bone Hunter
The Story of an Hour
When I Heard the Learn'd Astronomer
Unit 5 Choices and Possibilities 184
A Rose for Emily
miss rosie
A Paradise lost
The Scotty Who Knew Too Much
The Wife's Story
The Road Not Taken
The Wayfarer
from I Can't Accept Not Trying
Unit 6 Friendship and Family 232
Everyday Use
from Growing Up
Home Now
Looking for Work
from The Way to Rainy Mountain
The Phone Booth at the Corner
I Ask My Mother to Sing
from Reparation Candy
Workshop 1 The Writing Process
Workshop 2 Descriptive Writing: Job Description
Workshop 3 Narrative Writing: Observation
Workshop 4 Process Explanation: Instructions
Workshop 5 Analysis: Performance Evaluation
Workshop 6 Cause and Effect: Analytical Report
Workshop 7 Summary: Executive Summary
Workshop 8 News and Feature Writing
Workshop 9 Comparison and Contrast: Feasibility Study
Workshop 10 Persuasive Writing: Proposal
Workshop 11 Business Letters: Letter of Inquiry or Request; Letter of Application; Letter of Recommendation
Workshop 12 Definition
Workshop 13 Memo
Workshop 14 E-Mail
Workshop 15 Active Listening
Workshop 16 Critical Thinking
Workshop 17 Using the Dictionary
Workshop 18 Using an On-Line Library
Workshop 19 Oral Presentations
Workshop 20 Creating Effective Visuals
Workshop 21 Brochure
Grammar Workshop
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