Current Issues and Enduring Questions
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Current Issues and Enduring Questions


  • Author : Sylvan Barnet
  • Publisher : Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2007-07-09
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0312459866


Current Issues and Enduring Questions Book Description :

Comprehensive coverage of classic and contemporary approaches to argument, including Aristotle, Toulmin, and a range of alternative views, making it a versatile text. Readings on contemporary controversies (including the purpose of a college education, immigration, a peacetime draft, and obesity) and classic philosophical questions (such as, "How free is the will of the individual?") are sure to spark student interest and lively discussion and writing. Refined through seven previous editions, it has been revised to address current student interests and trends in argument, research, and writing, and has been updated with compelling new topics and readings and more on analyzing visuals and presenting oral arguments....

Current Issues and Enduring Questions

Current Issues and Enduring Questions


  • Author : Sylvan Barnet
  • Publisher : Macmillan Higher Education
  • Release Date : 2016-10-04
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781319075873


Current Issues and Enduring Questions Book Description :

The unique collaborative effort of a professor of English and a professor of philosophy, Current Issues and Enduring Questions is an extensive resource for teaching argument, persuasive writing, and rigorous critical thinking. This extraordinarily versatile text and reader continues to address current student interests and trends in argument, research, and writing.Its comprehensive coverage of classic and contemporary approaches to argument includes Aristotelian, Toulmin, and a range of alternative views, including a new chapter on analyzing and writing about arguments in popular culture. Readings on contemporary controversies (including student loan debt, locavorism, and the boundaries of online privacy) and classical philosophical questions (such a...

Current Issues and Enduring Questions

Current Issues and Enduring Questions


  • Author : Sylvan Barnet
  • Publisher : Macmillan Higher Education
  • Release Date : 2019-09-20
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781319216955


Current Issues and Enduring Questions Book Description :

Current Issues and Enduring Questions is a text and reader that serves as an extensive resource for teaching argument, persuasive writing, critical thinking, and research. It includes readings on topics that matter to students, such as being seen as "the other" and student loan forgiveness, issues that students will want to engage with and debate. Comprehensive coverage of classic and contemporary approaches to argument includes Aristotelian, Toulmin, Rogerian, and a range of alternative views, such as analyzing and writing about visual arguments. This new edition does more than ever to make argument concepts clear, and to give students strategies for crafting effective arguments. For today's ever-increasingly visual learners who are challenged to se...

Current Issues and Enduring Questions

Current Issues and Enduring Questions


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  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Logic
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0312473095


Current Issues and Enduring Questions Book Description :

Comprehensive coverage of classic and contemporary approaches to argument, including Aristotle, Toulmin, and a range of alternative views, making it a versatile text. Readings on contemporary controversies (including the purpose of a college education, immigration, a peacetime draft, and obesity) and classic philosophical questions (such as, "How free is the will of the individual?") are sure to spark student interest and lively discussion and writing. Refined through seven previous editions, it has been revised to address current student interests and trends in argument, research, and writing, and has been updated with compelling new topics and readings and more on analyzing visuals and presenting oral arguments....

Current Issues and Enduring Questions

Current Issues and Enduring Questions


  • Author : Sylvan Barnet
  • Publisher : Macmillan Higher Education
  • Release Date : 2013-11-01
  • Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781457649967


Current Issues and Enduring Questions Book Description :

The unique collaborative effort of a professor of English and a professor of philosophy, Current Issues and Enduring Questions is an extensive resource for teaching argument, persuasive writing, and rigorous critical thinking. This extraordinarily versatile text and reader continues to address current student interests and trends in argument, research, and writing.Its comprehensive coverage of classic and contemporary approaches to argument includes Aristotelian, Toulmin, and a range of alternative views, including a new chapter on analyzing and writing about arguments in popular culture. Readings on contemporary controversies (including student loan debt, locavorism, and the boundaries of online privacy) and classical philosophical questions (such a...

Handbook of Research on Teacher Education

Handbook of Research on Teacher Education


  • Author : Marilyn Cochran-Smith
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2008-02-19
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781135618322


Handbook of Research on Teacher Education Book Description :

Co-Published by Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group and the Association of Teacher Educators. The Handbook of Research on Teacher Education was initiated to ferment change in education based on solid evidence. The publication of the First Edition was a signal event in 1990. While the preparation of educators was then – and continues to be – the topic of substantial discussion, there did not exist a codification of the best that was known at the time about teacher education. Reflecting the needs of educators today, the Third Edition takes a new approach to achieving the same purpose. Beyond simply conceptualizing the broad landscape of teacher education and providing comprehensive reviews of the latest research for major domains of practice, this edi...