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Academic Writing, Real World Topics

"With Academic Writing, Real World Topics , Rectenwald and Carl have prepared the definitive writing-across-the-curriculum textbook. This book engages students and teachers in lively and robust topics, but it also introduces them to the world of academic disciplines and their various concerns." ...

Critical Thinking, 7th Edition, Canadian

"I cannot think of a better introduction to critical thinking that does not compromise philosophical rigor…. Not only does the book offer an excellent introduction to standard elements of critical thinking, it also addresses issues surrounding the media, assessing and organizing argumentat...

Theories of Happiness: An Anthology

A wide array of different perspectives on happiness are represented in this collection of historical and contemporary readings.

Happy Lives, Good Lives: A Philosophical Examination

This book offers a thoughtful look at a variety of compelling answers to the question, “What does it mean to be happy?”

The Philanderer

L.W. Conolly’s new edition of one of Shaw’s most controversial plays restores an early final act of the play removed from all previous published versions.

Essays and Arguments: A Handbook for Writing Student Essays

A clear, concise, and classroom-tested guide to writing argumentative essays in college and university.

The Broadview Anthology of British Literature: One-Volume Compact

"…an exciting achievement … it sets a new standard by which all other anthologies of British literature will now have to be measured." – Graham Hammill, SUNY Buffalo

The Mystics of Mile End

“A smart and affecting debut. It’s a story that readers will carry with them long after they have finished the book. Sigal Samuel is an excellent writer, one who is bound to make a profound mark on the literary landscape.” – Steven Galloway, author of The Cellist of Sarajevo

Letters of the Late Ignatius Sancho, an African

The correspondence of one of the most important writers of African descent in the eighteenth century is gathered in Vincent Carretta’s new edition.


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