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Introduction to College CompositionIntroduction to CollegeCompositionLumen Learning
CONTENTSReading: Types of Reading MaterialReading: Types of Reading Material......................................................................................................................................................................................1Introduction: Reading.........................................................................................................................................1Outcome: Types of Reading Material................................................................................................................2Comparing Genres, Example 1.........................................................................................................................2Comparing Genres, Example 2.........................................................................................................................4Comparing Genres, Example 3.........................................................................................................................5Comparing Genres, Example 4.........................................................................................................................6Comparing Genres, Example 5.........................................................................................................................7Comparing Genres, Conclusion.........................................................................................................................9Self Check: Types of Reading.........................................................................................................................11Reading: Reading StrategiesReading: Reading Strategies........................................................................................................................................................................................................1212Outcome: Reading Strategies..........................................................................................................................12Rhetorical Context...........................................................................................................................................12Previewing.......................................................................................................................................................13Active Reading.................................................................................................................................................14Summarizing....................................................................................................................................................16Reviewing........................................................................................................................................................17Self Check: Reading Strategies.......................................................................................................................19Reading: Specialized Reading StrategiesReading: Specialized Reading Strategies..................................................................................................................................................................2020Outcome: Specialized Reading Strategies......................................................................................................20Online Reading Tips........................................................................................................................................22How to Read Effectively in the Sciences.........................................................................................................24How to Read Effectively in the Social Sciences..............................................................................................26How to Read Effectively in Math......................................................................................................................28Reading Tables and Graphs............................................................................................................................30Self Check: Specialized Reading Strategies...................................................................................................30Reading: VocabularyReading: Vocabulary..................................................................................................................................................................................................................................3131Outcome: Vocabulary......................................................................................................................................31Context Clues..................................................................................................................................................32Structural Analysis...........................................................................................................................................33Using Reference Tools....................................................................................................................................35How to Increase Your Vocabulary...................................................................................................................36Self Check: Vocabulary...................................................................................................................................36Reading: ThesisReading: Thesis................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................3737Outcome: Thesis..............................................................................................................................................37Explicit Versus Implicit Thesis Statements......................................................................................................38Thesis and Topic Sentences...........................................................................................................................38Self Check: Thesis...........................................................................................................................................39Reading: Supporting ClaimsReading: Supporting Claims............................................................................................................................................................................................................4040Outcome: Supporting Claims...........................................................................................................................40Point, Illustration, Explanation.........................................................................................................................42Logos, Ethos, Pathos.......................................................................................................................................43Self Check: Supporting Claims........................................................................................................................45Reading: Logic and StructureReading: Logic and Structure........................................................................................................................................................................................................4646An Overview of the Rhetorical Modes.............................................................................................................46Organizational Patterns...................................................................................................................................48
Inductive and Deductive Reasoning................................................................................................................49Logical Fallacies..............................................................................................................................................49Self Check: Logic and Structure......................................................................................................................50Logic and Structure..........................................................................................................................................50Reading: Summary SkillsReading: Summary Skills....................................................................................................................................................................................................................5454Outcome: Summary Skills...............................................................................................................................54Annotation........................................................................................................................................................55Paraphrasing a Thesis Statement...................................................................................................................55Using Quotations in a Summary......................................................................................................................56Summarizing Main Ideas and Details..............................................................................................................57Self Check: Summary Skills.............................................................................................................................57Conclusion: Critical Reading............................................................................................................................58Writing Process: Topic SelectionWriting Process: Topic Selection..............................................................................................................................................................................................5959Why It Matters: Writing Process......................................................................................................................59Outcome: Topic Selection................................................................................................................................60Problems as Process.......................................................................................................................................61Strategies for Narrowing a Topic.....................................................................................................................63Self Check: Topic Selection.............................................................................................................................64Writing Process: PrewritingWriting Process: Prewriting..............................................................................................................................................................................................................6565Outcome: Prewriting........................................................................................................................................65Prewriting Strategies........................................................................................................................................66Rhetorical Situation..........................................................................................................................................69Working Thesis Statement...............................................................................................................................70Self Check: Prewriting.....................................................................................................................................72Writing Process: Finding EvidenceWriting Process: Finding Evidence........................................................................................................................................................................................7373Outcome: Finding Evidence.............................................................................................................................73Selecting Evidence..........................................................................................................................................75Applying Evidence...........................................................................................................................................78Self Check: Finding Evidence..........................................................................................................................80Writing Process: OrganizingWriting Process: Organizing............................................................................................................................................................................................................8282Outcome: Organizing.......................................................................................................................................82Types of Essays and Suggested Structures....................................................................................................83Evolution of the Thesis Statement...................................................................................................................88Toulmin's Schema...........................................................................................................................................88Paragraph Structure........................................................................................................................................90Self Check: Organizing....................................................................................................................................91Writing Process: DraftingWriting Process: Drafting......................................................................................................................................................................................................................9292Outcome: Drafting............................................................................................................................................92The First Draft is the Ugliest............................................................................................................................93Moving From Outline to Draft...........................................................................................................................94Revising and Writing a Second Draft...............................................................................................................94Self Check: Drafting.........................................................................................................................................95Writing Process: RevisingWriting Process: Revising..................................................................................................................................................................................................................9696Outcome: Revising..........................................................................................................................................96Revising Drafts................................................................................................................................................97Peer Review....................................................................................................................................................99Concerns About 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