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Guide to college reading / Kathleen T. McWhorter, Niagara County Community College.

Book Book ([2017])
Description: xvi, 494 pages ; 24 cm
Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts : Pearson, [2017]
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0 of 1 copy available at Bunker Hill Community College. (Show all copies)
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Bunker Hill Community College Reference REF LB2395.3 .M39 2017 (Text to Phone) Library Use Only -

  • ISBN: 9780134111711
  • ISBN: 0134111710
  • Edition: Eleventh edition.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: Success in College Reading. Reading and learning: getting started; An overview of college textbook reading; Organizing and remembering information. -- Vocabulary: the key to meaning. Using context clues ; Using word parts and learning new words. -- Comprehension and Learning Skills : Understanding paragraphs: topics and main ideas ; Understanding paragraphs: supporting details and transitions ; Following the author's thought patterns. -- Critical Reading Skills : Interpreting the writer's message and purpose ; Evaluating: asking critical questions. -- A Fiction Mini-reader -- A Contemporary Issues Mini-reader.
Citation: McWhorter, Kathleen T. "Guide to college reading." Boston, Massachusetts : Pearson, 2017.

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