The most trusted guide for helping students read critically and write carefully. The Norton Introduction to Literature, Portable Edition, offers an affordable and diverse selection of classic and contemporary literature, the most carefully edited apparatus for analyzing texts and writing thoughtfully, and a wider, more accessible array of student and instructor media.
The most trusted guide for helping students read critically and write carefully. The Norton Introduction to Literature presents an engaging, balanced selection of literature to suit any course.
Offering a thorough treatment of historical and critical context, the most comprehensive media package available, and a rich suite of tools to encourage close reading and thoughtful writing, the Twelfth Edition is unparalleled in its guidance of understanding, analyzing, and writing about literature.
Contents A balanced collection of vibrant contemporary selections and cherished classics The Norton Introduction to Literature offers the ideal mix of the stories, poetry, and plays at the heart of every literature course.
These highly teachable works engage a single topic from multiple perspectives or explore a particular work in depth, putting diverse authors in conversation with each other and making lesson planning easier.
At-a-glace answers to common writing concerns help students stay on track and assignment-specific coverage includes tips on comparison essays, essay tests, and a fully annotated sample research essay.
New Writing about Literature videos—developed specifically for The Norton Introduction to Literature—guide students through the fundamentals and offer additional perspective on how to write effective essays. New Pause and Practice exercises offer additional opportunities to practice effective writing, while Reading, Responding, Writing genre openers provide students with clear, organized frameworks to analyze and write about the stories, poems, and plays featured in the text.
Revised and expanded LitWeb workshops—55 total—provide supplemental media on authors and their texts, and refreshed works, essays, critical documents, and resources inspire insightful student writing. A powerful—yet accessible—media package Every element of the Norton Introduction to Literature media package is available in a free, downloadable Coursepack.
In addition to the new Writing about Literature video tutorials and new Pause and Practice exercises, instructors also can embed every LitWeb workshop and comprehension quiz into the LMS of their choice.
Literary Workshops 10 of which are newquizzes 25 of which are newtutorials, and more are available at no cost, making these comprehensive resources easier to access and assign than ever before.All MLA documentation has been updated to reflect the new guidelines in the MLA Handbook, Eighth Edition.
Superior free media The improved and expanded LitWeb site features new Pause & Practice exercises that expand on the Writing about Literature chapters and videos with a variety of assessments.
The Norton Introduction to Literature offers tools for students, and support for instructors.
Read More. Norton/Write offers exercises, a handbook, research and documentation guidelines, tutorials on writing and on avoiding plagiarism, and other writing help. media/ph-vs.com LitWeb. To see sample papers (not on poetry) in this format see Diana Hacker's Online Bedford Handbook.
For more help with Writing About Literature see the Norton Writing About Literature Website or the final section of the Norton Introduction to Poetry.
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Every element of the Norton Introduction to Literature media package is available in a free, downloadable Coursepack. In addition to the new Writing about Literature video tutorials and new Pause and Practice exercises, instructors also can embed every LitWeb workshop and comprehension quiz into the LMS of .
LitWeb: The Norton Introduction to Literature: Writing About Literature Literature; Purdue OWL Writing Lab. "Writing about Literature." "The Difference between Literary Criticism and Theory" Writing a Literature Review.
How To Write a Literature Review A Glossary of Literary Terms; A Handbook of Rhetorical Devices; A List of Important.