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Longman Handbook for Writers and Readers, The (paperbk) (6th Edition)

Longman Handbook for Writers and Readers, The (paperbk) (6th Edition)
Author: Chris M. Anson - Robert A. Schwegler
ISBN 13: 9780205741991
ISBN 10: 205741991
Edition: 6
Publisher: Pearson
Publication Date: 2010-01-13
Format: Paperback
Pages: 864
List Price: $119.00

The Longman Handbook for Writers and Readers, Sixth Edition, emphasizes writing for different audiences, explores the connection between reading and writing, and presents superior writing across the curriculum coverage while also providing all the handbook basics.

A comprehensive reference to writing, research, documentation, and grammar, The Longman Handbook explores the differing audiences, purposes, and conventions of various communities of writers and readers, and offers students concrete strategies for adapting their writing to meet varying rhetorical situations. While emphasizing the academic community, The Longman Handbook also explores the genres of writing that students can expect to find in public and workplace communities.