Backpack Literature

Backpack Literature
Author: X. J. Kennedy,Dana Gioia
Pages: 1232
ISBN: 0321859464
Available:
Release: 2012-04-23
Editor: Longman Publishing Group
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition, you may need a CourseID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products. Packages Access codes for Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products may not be included when purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson; check with the seller before completing your purchase. Used or rental books If you rent or purchase a used book with an access code, the access code may have been redeemed previously and you may have to purchase a new access code. Access codes Access codes that are purchased from sellers other than Pearson carry a higher risk of being either the wrong ISBN or a previously redeemed code. Check with the seller prior to purchase. -- The smallest and most economical member of the Kennedy/Gioia family, Backpack Literature is a brief paperback version of the discipline's most popular introduction to literature anthology. Like its bigger, bestselling predecessors, Backpack Literature features the authors' collective poetic voice which brings personal warmth and a human perspective to the discussion of literature, adding to students' interest in the readings. New selections have been added including four new one-act plays to help "ease" students into the study of this genre. The new plays include two comedies-- David Ives's, Sure Thing and Jane Martin's Beauty--as well as Terrence McNally's poignant Andre's Mother and Edward Bok Lee's experimental drama El Santo Americano.

Literature

Literature
Author: X. J. Kennedy,Dana Gioia
Pages: 2221
ISBN: 0321428501
Available:
Release: 2007
Editor: Longman Publishing Group
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Literature, 10th/e, the most popular introduction of its kind, is organized into three genres¤Fiction, Poetry, and Drama. As in past editions, the authors' collective poetic voice brings personal warmth and a human perspective to the discussion of literature, adding to students' interest in the readings. An introduction to a balance of contemporary and classic stories, poems, and plays. Casebooks offer in-depth look at an author or clusters of works, for example “Latin American Poetry.” Authors Joe Kennedy and Dana Gioia provide inviting and illuminating introductions to the authors included and to the elements of literature. Coverage of writing about literature is also included. For those interested in literature.

Literature

Literature
Author: X. J. Kennedy,Dana Gioia
Pages: 2064
ISBN: 0321971663
Available:
Release: 2015-01-05
Editor: Longman Publishing Group
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

NOTE: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyLiteratureLab® does not come packaged with this content. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyLiteratureLab, search for: 0134047699 / 9780134047690 The Literature Collection Plus MyLiteratureLab - Access Card Package Package consists of: 0133931269 / 9780133931266 MyLiteratureLab without Pearson eText - Access Card 0321971663 / 9780321971661 Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing MyLiteratureLab is not a self-paced technology and should only be purchased when required by an instructor. For introductory courses in Literature. Cultivate a Love of Literature... X.J. Kennedy & Dana Gioia developed Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing, Thirteenth Edition with two major goals in mind: to introduce college students to the appreciation and experience of literature in its major forms and to develop the student's ability to think critically and communicate effectively through writing. The book is built on the assumption that great literature can enrich and enlarge the lives it touches. Both editors, literary writers themselves, believe that textbooks should be not only informative and accurate but also lively, accessible, and engaging. Also Available with MyLiteratureLab ® This title is also available with MyLiteratureLab - an online resource that works with our literature anthologies to provide engaging experiences to instructors and students. Students can access new content that fosters an understanding of literary elements, which provides a foundation for stimulating class discussions. This simple and powerful tool offers state-of-the-art audio and video resources along with practical tools and flexible assessment. The Literature Collection eText within MyLiteratureLab includes more than 700 selections and valuable multimedia resources-including professional performances, biographies of key authors, contextual videos, and interactive student papers-that bring literature to life.

Literature

Literature
Author: X. J. Kennedy,Dana Gioia
Pages: 1552
ISBN: 013458645X
Available:
Release: 2016-08-11
Editor: Pearson
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

"For introductory courses in Literature. " " "This compact versionof" " " "Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writi" "ng" has been updated to reflect the 8th Edition of the MLA Handbook(April 2016)* " Cultivate a Love of Literature A streamlined version of Kennedy/Gioia s acclaimed literary anthology, "Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing, Compact, " 8th Edition is a book to lead readers beyond the boundaries of self to see the world through the eyes of others. Built on the assumption that great literature can enrich and enlarge the lives it touches, this text was developed with two primary goals: to introduce individuals to the appreciation and experience of literature in its major forms and to develop individuals' abilities to think critically and communicate effectively about and through writing. "* The 8th Editionintroduces sweeping changes to thephilosophy and details of MLA works cited entries. Responding to the increasing mobility of texts, MLA now encourages writers to focus on the process of crafting the citation, beginning with the same questions for any source. These changes, then, align with current best practices in the teaching of writing which privilege inquiry and critical thinking over rote recall and rule-following. " "

Literature

Literature
Author: X. J. Kennedy,Dana Gioia
Pages: 2192
ISBN: 0134586387
Available:
Release: 2016-08-18
Editor: Pearson
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

"For introductory courses in Literature. " " "This portable versionof " " " "Literature: " "An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing "has been updated to reflect the 8th Edition of the MLA Handbook(April 2016)* " " " Cultivate a Love of Literature This portable edition of "Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing " features four lightweight, paperback volumes--Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing--packed in a slipcase for a more manageable, easier-to-study format. "" "Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing, "13th Edition is a book to lead readers beyond the boundaries of self to see the world through the eyes of others. Built on the assumption that great literature can enrich and enlarge the lives it touches, this text was developed with two primary goals: to introduce individuals to the appreciation and experience of literature in its major forms and to develop individuals abilities to think critically and communicate effectively about and through writing. "* The 8th Editionintroduces sweeping changes to thephilosophy and details of MLA works cited entries. Responding to the increasing mobility of texts, MLA now encourages writers to focus on the process of crafting the citation, beginning with the same questions for any source. These changes, then, align with current best practices in the teaching of writing which privilege inquiry and critical thinking over rote recall and rule-following." "

An Introduction to Fiction

An Introduction to Fiction
Author: X. J. Kennedy,Dana Gioia
Pages: 848
ISBN: 0321322835
Available:
Release: 2004-11-01
Editor: Longman Publishing Group
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

"Fiction 9/e," is a collection of short stories65 in allwhich offers a wide ranging view of classic and contemporary writers. An introduction to a balance of contemporary and classic stories. Casebooks offer in-depth look at an author or clusters of works, for example "Edgar Allen Poe." Authors Joe Kennedy and Dana Gioia provide inviting and illuminating introductions to the authors included and to the elements of fiction. Coverage of writing about literature is also included. For interested in learning more about fiction.

Literature

Literature
Author: Anonim
Pages: 2218
ISBN: STANFORD:36105111125857
Available:
Release: 2002
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Literature

Literature
Author: X. J. Kennedy
Pages: 1994
ISBN: 0134668464
Available:
Release: 2020
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

For introductory courses in Literature. Cultivates a love of literature and an understanding of effective writing Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing introduces students to the appreciation and experience of literature in its major forms - and develops their abilities to think critically and communicate effectively through, and about, writing. Authors X.J. Kennedy and Dana Gioia aim to help readers develop sensitivity to language, culture, and identity, see beyond the boundaries of their own selves, and view the world through the eyes of others. Each of the first three sections is devoted to one of the major literary forms of fiction, poetry, and drama; the fourth is a comprehensive introduction to critical writing. The 14th Edition of this trusted resource has been revised throughout for clarity and accessibility, and all chapters have been updated with a more visual appeal for current students. Packed with a variety of popular and provocative stories, poems, plays, and critical prose, it includes exciting and often-surprising contemporary selections. Every chapter has been reviewed and updated with relevant cultural references.

Backpack Literature

Backpack Literature
Author: X. J. Kennedy,Dana Gioia
Pages: 1296
ISBN: 0134756797
Available:
Release: 2019-01-11
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

"An anthology of readings in fiction, poetry, and drama genres. Includes questions and exercises. Includes end of chapter terms to review. Writing coverage includes how to write research papers and MLA style"--

Literature an Introduction to Fiction Poetry Drama and Writing

Literature an Introduction to Fiction  Poetry  Drama and Writing
Author: X. J. Kennedy,Dana Gioia
Pages: 674
ISBN: OCLC:1019861301
Available:
Release: 2013
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

An Introduction to Fiction

An Introduction to Fiction
Author: X. J. Kennedy,Dana Gioia
Pages: 743
ISBN: UOM:39076002659097
Available:
Release: 2007
Editor: Longman Publishing Group
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Kennedy/Gioia'sAn Introduction to Fiction, 10econtinues to inspire readers and writers with a rich collection of fiction and engaging insights on reading, analyzing, and writing about stories. This bestselling anthology includes sixty-six superlative short stories, blending classic works and contemporary selections. Written by noted poets X.J. Kennedy and Dana Gioia, the text reflects the authors' wit and contagious enthusiasm for their subject. Informative, accessible apparatus presents readable discussions of the literary devices, illustrated by apt works, and supported by interludes with the anthologized writers. This edition features 11 new stories, three new masterwork casebooks, extensively revised and expanded chapters on writing, and a fresh new design. New students of fiction.

Literature

Literature
Author: X. J. Kennedy,Dana Gioia
Pages: 329
ISBN: 0205663893
Available:
Release: 2008-05-13
Editor: Longman Publishing Group
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Literature

Literature
Author: X. J. Kennedy,Dana Gioia,Thomas Hernacki
Pages: 1538
ISBN: 0131365770
Available:
Release: 2009
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

An Introduction to Literature

An Introduction to Literature
Author: Sylvan Barnet,Morton Berman,William Burto
Pages: 1219
ISBN: 0316082279
Available:
Release: 1985
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Fiction, poetry, & drama.

Literature

Literature
Author: X. J. Kennedy,Dana Gioia
Pages: 2218
ISBN: 0321087682
Available:
Release: 2002
Editor: Longman Publishing Group
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The most popular introduction of its kind, Literature 8/e, reflects a balance of classic works along with contemporary and non-Western authors. Writer's Perspectives sections give commentary on the craft of writing and revising from authors which provide insight and a more human perspective on literature and the writing process. Writing Critically sections expand coverage of composition with accessible and pragmatic suggestions on writing. Critical Approaches to Literature section provides three essays on every major school of criticism with sections on gender criticism and cultural studies. More than 150 photographs, author portraits, production shots of plays, and actors in performance-gives readers important perspectives. New casebooks on Flannery O'Connor and Raymond Carver, as well as two new drama casebooks: Sophocles and Shakespeare. New Stories and poems have been added. Two new plays: Stoppard's The Real Inspector Hound and Beckett's Krapp's Last Tape. A New Glossary of Literary terms has been added.

LITERATURE AN INTRODUCTION TO FICTION POETRY DRAMA AND WRITING

LITERATURE  AN INTRODUCTION TO FICTION  POETRY  DRAMA  AND WRITING
Author: X.J.; Dana Gioia Kennedy
Pages: 329
ISBN: OCLC:994452730
Available:
Release: 2010
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Literature An Introduction to Fiction Poetry Drama and Writing Portable Edition Plus Revel Access Card Package

Literature  An Introduction to Fiction  Poetry  Drama  and Writing  Portable Edition Plus Revel    Access Card Package
Author: X. J. Kennedy,Dana Gioia
Pages: 720
ISBN: 0134213432
Available:
Release: 2015-06-29
Editor: Longman Publishing Group
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

REVEL(tm) for the Portable Edition of Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing, Thirteenth Edition is designed to work with the Portable Edition's four lightweight, paperback volumes - Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing - which are packed in a slipcase for a more manageable, easier-to-study format. Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing, Thirteenth Edition leads readers beyond the boundaries of self to see the world through the eyes of others. Built on the assumption that great literature can enrich and enlarge the lives it touches, it was developed with two primary goals: to introduce college students to the appreciation and experience of literature in its major forms and to develop students' abilities to think critically and communicate effectively about and through writing. REVEL is Pearson's newest way of delivering our respected content. Fully digital and highly engaging, REVEL offers an immersive learning experience designed for the way today's students read, think, and learn. Enlivening course content with media interactives and assessments, REVEL empowers educators to increase engagement with the course, and to better connect with students. NOTE: REVEL is a fully digital delivery of Pearson content. This ISBN is for a package that includes the following components: * 0134192206 / 9780134192208 REVEL for The Literature Collection -- Access Card * 0134213432 / 9780134213439 Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing, Portable Edition Casebound Text In addition to this access card, you will need a course invite link, provided by your instructor, to register for and use REVEL.

Backpack Literature Myliteraturelab

Backpack Literature   Myliteraturelab
Author: X. J. Kennedy,Dana Gioia
Pages: 1192
ISBN: 0205218660
Available:
Release: 2011-07-17
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

This package contains the following components: -0205696252: MyLiteratureLab -0205151663: Backpack Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing

Literature

Literature
Author: X. J. Kennedy,Dana Gioia
Pages: 2064
ISBN: 0134582489
Available:
Release: 2016-08-11
Editor: Pearson
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

NOTE: This edition features the same content as the traditional text in a convenient, three-hole-punched, loose-leaf version. Books a la Carte also offer a great value; this format costs significantly less than a new textbook. Before purchasing, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition, you may need a Course ID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products. " " "For introductory courses in Literature. " " "Thisversionof " "Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing " "has been updated to reflect the 8th edition of the MLA Handbook(April 2016)." " " The 8th editionintroduces sweeping changes to thephilosophy and details of MLA works cited entries. Responding to the increasing mobility of texts, MLA now encourages writers to focus on the process of crafting the citation, beginning with the same questions for any source. These changes, then, align with current best practices in the teaching of writing which privilege inquiry and critical thinking over rote recall and rule-following." " " Cultivate a Love of Literature X.J. Kennedy & Dana Gioia developed"" " "Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and Writing " "with two major goals in mind: to introduce college students to the appreciation and experience of literature in its major forms and to develop the student s ability to think critically and communicate effectively through writing. The book is built on the assumption that great literature can enrich and enlarge the lives it touches. Both editors, literary writers themselves, believe that textbooks should be not only informative and accurate but also lively, accessible, and engaging. "

Literature

Literature
Author: Anonim
Pages: 2256
ISBN: 0321972368
Available:
Release: 2015
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition, you may need a CourseID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products. PackagesAccess codes for Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products may not be included when purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson; check with the seller before completing your purchase. Used or rental booksIf you rent or purchase a used book with an access code, the access code may have been redeemed previously and you may have to purchase a new access code. Access codesAccess codes that are purchased from sellers other than Pearson carry a higher risk of being either the wrong ISBN or a previously redeemed code. Check with the seller prior to purchase. -- Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE