Writing in College: From Competence to Excellence
by Amy Guptill
Publisher: Open SUNY Textbooks 2016
Number of pages: 91
Writing in College is designed for students who have largely mastered high-school level conventions of formal academic writing and are now moving beyond the five-paragraph essay to more advanced engagement with text. It is well suited to composition courses or first-year seminars and valuable as a supplemental or recommended text in other writing-intensive classes.
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