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A Canadian Writer's Reference free pdf For success in college, no skill is more critical than writing- it s the very core of a student s academic experience. Tested and trusted, "A Canadian Writer s Reference" is an essential tool for students who are strengthening habits and skills that will support them throughout college. Adapted from the most widely used college handbook ever published and with the help of several Canadian instructors "A Canadian Writer's Reference" has advice that's easy to find and easy to understand.Grounded in Canadian texts, culture, and current events, examples throughout the book provide relevant context and advice for Canadian writers. And a new instructor's edition offers classroom activities and teaching tips for Canadian instructors making it easier than ever to integrate the handbook into the course."

About University Diana Hacker

Diana Hacker personally class-tested her handbooks with nearly four thousand students over thirty-five years at Prince George s Community College in Maryland, where she was a member of the English faculty. Hacker handbooks, built on innovation and on a keen understanding of the challenges facing student writers, are the most widely adopted in America. Hacker handbooks, all published by Bedford/St. Martin s, include "The Bedford Handbook," Ninth Edition (2014)- "A Writer s Reference," Eighth Edition (2015)- "Rules for Writers," Seventh Edition (2012)- and "A Pocket Style Manual," Seventh Edition (2015).Nancy Sommers, who has taught composition and directed composition programs for thirty years, now teaches writing and mentors new writing teachers at Harvard s Graduate School of Education. She led Harvard s Expository Writing Program for twenty years, directing the first-year writing program and establishing Harvard s WAC program. A two-time Braddock Award winner, Sommers is well known for her research and publications on student writing. Her articles "Revision Strategies of Student and Experienced Writers" and "Responding to Student Writing" are two of the most widely read and anthologized articles in the field of composition. Her recent work involves a longitudinal study of college writing to understand the role writing plays in undergraduate education. Sommers is the lead author on Hacker handbooks, all published by Bedford/St. Martin s, and is coauthor of "Fields of Reading, " Ninth Edition (2010)."

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Author : University Diana Hacker
Publisher : Bedford Books
Data Published : 26 June 2015
ISBN : 145769798X
EAN : 9781457697982
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 688 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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