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The Resource 50 essays : a portable anthology, edited by Samuel Cohen

50 essays : a portable anthology, edited by Samuel Cohen

Label
50 essays : a portable anthology
Title
50 essays
Title remainder
a portable anthology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Samuel Cohen
Title variation
Fifty essays
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CSG
Dewey number
814.08
Index
index present
LC call number
PS682
LC item number
.C57 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
50 essays : a portable anthology, edited by Samuel Cohen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p 485-487) and index
Contents
Introduction for students: Active reading, critical thinking, and the writing process: Joy of reading and writing: Superman and me / Sherman Alexie -- Graduation / Maya Angelou -- Men, women, sex, and Darwin / Natalie Angier -- How to tame a wild tongue / Gloria Anzaldua -- On compassion / Barbara Lazear Ascher -- Notes of a native son / James Baldwin -- Lost in the kitchen / Dave Barry -- Never just pictures / Susan Bordo -- How you became you / Bill Bryson -- Why don't we complain? / William F. Buckley Jr., -- Insufficiency of honesty / Stephen L. Carter -- Myth of the latin woman: I just met a girl named Maria / Judith Ortiz Cofer -- Clack of tiny sparks: Remembrances of a gay boyhood / Bernard Cooper -- Keeping a notebook / Joan Didion -- Death of a moth / Annie Dillard -- Learning to read and write / Frederick Douglass -- Serving in Florida / Barbara Ehrenreich -- On dumpster diving / Lars Eighner -- Ways we lie / Stephanie Ericsson -- Women's brains / Stephen Jay Gould -- What's wrong with animal rights? / Vicki Hearne -- Salvation / Langston Hughes -- How it feels to be colored me / Zora Neale Hurston -- Declaration of Independence / Thomas Jefferson -- Letters from Birmingham jail / Martin Luther King Jr., -- No name woman /Maxine Hong Kingston -- Notes of a native speaker / Eric Liu -- On being a cripple / Nancy Mairs -- Learning to read / Malcolm X -- Way to rainy mountain / N. Scott Momaday -- Two ways to belong in America / Bharati Mukherjee -- Shooting an elephant / George Orwell -- Aria: Memoir of a bilingual childhood / Richard Rodriguez -- I just wanna be average / Mike Rose / Clashing civilizations? / Edward Said -- Inheritance of tools / Scott Russell Sanders -- Me talk pretty one day / David Sedaris -- Animal Liberation / Peter Singer -- Declaration of sentiments and resolutions / Elizabeth Cady Stanton -- Just walk on by: Black men and public space / Brent Staples -- Modest proposal / Jonathan Swift -- Mother tongue / Amy Tan -- Where I lived for / Henry David Thoreau -- Ain't I a women? / Sojourner Truth -- Shooting dad / Sarah Vowell -- Beauty: When the other dancer is the self / Alice Walker -- Once more to the lake / E.B. White -- Television: plug-in drug / Marie Winn -- Death of the moth / Virginia Woolf -- Documentation guide -- Glossary of writing terms -- Index of authors and titles
Control code
ocm80225641
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxvii, 491 p.
Isbn
9780312446987
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006927525
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780312446987
  • (OCoLC)80225641
Label
50 essays : a portable anthology, edited by Samuel Cohen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p 485-487) and index
Contents
Introduction for students: Active reading, critical thinking, and the writing process: Joy of reading and writing: Superman and me / Sherman Alexie -- Graduation / Maya Angelou -- Men, women, sex, and Darwin / Natalie Angier -- How to tame a wild tongue / Gloria Anzaldua -- On compassion / Barbara Lazear Ascher -- Notes of a native son / James Baldwin -- Lost in the kitchen / Dave Barry -- Never just pictures / Susan Bordo -- How you became you / Bill Bryson -- Why don't we complain? / William F. Buckley Jr., -- Insufficiency of honesty / Stephen L. Carter -- Myth of the latin woman: I just met a girl named Maria / Judith Ortiz Cofer -- Clack of tiny sparks: Remembrances of a gay boyhood / Bernard Cooper -- Keeping a notebook / Joan Didion -- Death of a moth / Annie Dillard -- Learning to read and write / Frederick Douglass -- Serving in Florida / Barbara Ehrenreich -- On dumpster diving / Lars Eighner -- Ways we lie / Stephanie Ericsson -- Women's brains / Stephen Jay Gould -- What's wrong with animal rights? / Vicki Hearne -- Salvation / Langston Hughes -- How it feels to be colored me / Zora Neale Hurston -- Declaration of Independence / Thomas Jefferson -- Letters from Birmingham jail / Martin Luther King Jr., -- No name woman /Maxine Hong Kingston -- Notes of a native speaker / Eric Liu -- On being a cripple / Nancy Mairs -- Learning to read / Malcolm X -- Way to rainy mountain / N. Scott Momaday -- Two ways to belong in America / Bharati Mukherjee -- Shooting an elephant / George Orwell -- Aria: Memoir of a bilingual childhood / Richard Rodriguez -- I just wanna be average / Mike Rose / Clashing civilizations? / Edward Said -- Inheritance of tools / Scott Russell Sanders -- Me talk pretty one day / David Sedaris -- Animal Liberation / Peter Singer -- Declaration of sentiments and resolutions / Elizabeth Cady Stanton -- Just walk on by: Black men and public space / Brent Staples -- Modest proposal / Jonathan Swift -- Mother tongue / Amy Tan -- Where I lived for / Henry David Thoreau -- Ain't I a women? / Sojourner Truth -- Shooting dad / Sarah Vowell -- Beauty: When the other dancer is the self / Alice Walker -- Once more to the lake / E.B. White -- Television: plug-in drug / Marie Winn -- Death of the moth / Virginia Woolf -- Documentation guide -- Glossary of writing terms -- Index of authors and titles
Control code
ocm80225641
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxvii, 491 p.
Isbn
9780312446987
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2006927525
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780312446987
  • (OCoLC)80225641

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