A Canadian Writer's Reference with 2016 MLA Update (6TH ed.)
Contributor(s): Hacker, Diana (Author), Sommers, Nancy (Author)
ISBN: 1319083579 EAN: 9781319083571
Pub Date: June 25, 2016
THIS TITLE HAS BEEN UPDATED TO REFLECT THE 2016 MLA UPDATES! Our editorial team has updated this text based on content from The MLA Handbook, 8th Edition. Browse our catalog or contact your representative for a full listing of updated titles and packages, or to request a custom ISBN.
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. "
Physical Info: 688 pages
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.
Contributor Bio: Sommers, Nancy
NANCY SOMMERS is the Sosland Director of Expository Writing at Harvard, where she directs both the freshman writing program and the writing across the disciplines program.