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  • Paperback
  • Bookstore's Wholesale Price: $40.00
  • February 2015
  • ISBN: 978-0-393-93751-0
  • 816 pages
  • Territory Rights: USA and Dependencies, Philippines and Canada.

"They Say / I Say"

The Moves That Matter in Academic Writing, with Readings

Third Edition


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Gerald Graff (Author, University of Illinois at Chicago), Cathy Birkenstein (Author, University of Illinois at Chicago), Russel Durst (Author, University of Cincinnati)

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Available on adoption of “They Say / I Say” with Readings, Third Edition, the coursepack offers a variety of opportunities for self-assessment and review. It includes quizzes, model student essays, and research and documentation guidelines. The Third Edition coursepack also includes an annotated student essay: Antonia Peacocke’s “Family Guy and Freud.” Students and instructors can download and edit the file to make their own annotations.

Blackboard 9 Coursepack Access Resource
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Instructor's Manual

The manual includes brief summaries of the textbook’s rhetoric chapters (1–15), short summaries of the essays in Chapters 16–20, teaching notes, lists of related essays, answers to the “Joining the Conversation” questions, additional activities to supplement the exercises included in the book, and two sample syllabi demonstrating how instructors can put the book’s approach into practice.

Instructor's Manual, PDF Access Resource

MLA 2016 Updates

These resources are updated to reflect the latest version of the MLA Handbook, 8th edition (2016). The MLA Documentation Guidelines document provides the latest MLA guidelines (2016) for documentation and research. The test bank file contains six MLA-updated, multiple-choice quizzes to replace the following quizzes in the coursepack: MLA-Style In-Text Documentation, MLA-Style Works Cited, Avoiding Plagiarism, Appropriate Quotations, Identifying an Acceptable Paraphrase, and Identifying Common Knowledge.

MLA Documentation Guidelines (2016), PDF Access Resource
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