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CHAPTER 1: READING AND WRITING ARGUMENTS

Visuals (COLOR PLATES): Edgar Degas Edmond and The;rèse Morbilli (painting) John Singer Sargent The Siesta (painting) Robert W. Gopher Leaving Crow County (painting) Georgia O’Keefe The Lawrence Tree, 1929 (painting) Mary Cassatt The Child’s Bath (painting) Henry Ossawa Tanner The Banjo Lesson (painting) Pepon Osorio El Chandelier (painting) Lebadang 1965 (painting)

ANALYTICAL READING AS PREPARATION FOR ARGUMENT READING PRINT TEXTS Previewing the Text Marking Up the Text Thinking about the Text READING VISUAL MATERIALS Vocabulary Getting an Overview of the Work of Art Identifying the Key Elements READING WEB SITES TO SUM UP

ANALYTICAL WRITING AS ARGUMENT CREDIBILITY Developing Credible Ideas Keeping an Open Mind Presenting Ideas to Others Tying Your Evidence to Your Ideas WRITING ABOUT TEXTS AND IMAGES: THE WRITING PROCESS Begin with Concrete Details Creating a First Draft Creating a Second Draft Creating a Final Draft USING THE TOOLS OF YOUR CRAFT Accumulating Examples Choosing Telling Details Describing Using Analogies Using Metaphors Quoting Summarizing Telling a Story Providing Personal Testimony Reporting Others’ Experience Defining a Central Term or Concept Establishing a Position through Tone SAMPLE STUDENT PAPERS Youseon Ham The Media’s Impact on Women’s Body Image Celia Durkin Magritte’s ‘Clairvoyance (Self-Portrait)’ TO SUM UP

CHAPTER 2: DEFINING CULTURAL IDENTITY

Paintings (COLOR PLATES): Stephen Scott Young Flip Flops and Lace Jacob Lawrence Library Carmen Lomas Garza Camas para Sueños (Beds for Dreams) Henry Sugimoto Nisei Babies in Concentration Camp Tomie Arai The Laundryman’s Daughter (mixed media) Patricia Rodriguez, Irene Perez, Graciela Carillo Fantasy World for Children (mural) Frida Kahlo Self-Portrait on the Borderline between Mexico and the United States Judy Chicago Rainbow Shabbat (stained glass window)

CULTURAL IDENTITY IN WORKS OF ART ANALYZING THE PAINTINGS ANALYSIS OF A PAINTING

CULTURAL IDENTITY IN ESSAYS ANALYZING THE ESSAYS ANALYSIS OF AN ESSAY

Essays: Amy Tan The Language of Discretion Richard Rodriguez Public and Private Language Barbara Mellix From Outside, In Caffilene Allen First They Changed My Name… Itabari Njeri What’s in a Name? Louise Erdrich The Names of Women Lydia Minatoya Transformation Haunani-Kay Trask From a Native Daughter Barbara Wallraff What Global Language?

CONNECTING THE READINGS WITH THE WORKS OF ART

FINDING COMMON CAUSE IN CONTROVERSY: When African-Americans attempt to eradicate elements of Black English vernacular from their speech, are they practicing a form of self-hatred? Or are they exercising their right to social mobility?

Essay: Ken Parish Perkins The Dilemma of Black English

EMPHASIZING WITH DIFFRENT POINTS OF VIEW ADDING MORE INFORMATION SEEKING COMMON CAUSE DEBATE ESSAY

WRITING PROJECTS WRITING A SHORT ESSAY WRITING AN EXTENDED ARGUMENT DESIGNING THE EXTENDED WRITING PROJECT USING WEB RESOURCES

CHAPTER THREE: CONSTRUCTING GENDER

Advertisements (COLOR PLATES): You grow about 15% Taller… (in Newsweek, America’s Dairy Farmers and Milk Processors) Tennis Whites (in Essence, America’s Dairy Farmers and Milk Processors) Shop and not drop (in YM, America’s Dairy Farmers and Milk Processors) Unlike women, it will always go home with you. (in Maxim, Toyota) born again. (in Glamour, Toyota) Dior (in Vogue) Cesare Paciotti (in Esquire) Allstate (in Road and Track)

GENDER IN ADVERTISEMENTS ANALYZING THE ADVERTISEMENTS ANALYSIS OF AN ADVERTISEMENT

GENDER IN ESSAYS ANALYZING THE ESSAYS ANALYSIS OF AN ESSAY Essays: Don Sabo The Myth of the Sexual Athlete Brent Staples Just Walk on By David Brooks The Return of the Pig Lance Strate Beer Commercials: A Manual on Masculinity Cindy Jackson Best of Times, Worst of Times Mira Jacob My Brown Face Jean Kilbourne ‘The More You Subtract, the More You Add’: Cutting Girls Down to Size Susan Bordo The Empire of Images in Our World of Bodies Danae Clark Dividing the Consumer Pie

CONNECTING THE READINGS WITH THE ADVERTISEMENTS

FINDING COMMON CAUSE IN CONTROVERSY: Should same sex marriage be legalized?

Essays: Andrew Sullivan Why the M Word Matters to Me Stanley Kurtz Death Blow to Marriage

EMPHASIZING WITH DIFFERENT POINTS OF VIEW ADDING MORE INFORMATION SEEKING COMMON CAUSE DEBATE ESSAY WRITING PROJECTS WRITING A SHORT ESSAY WRITING AN EXTENDED ARGUMENT DESIGNING THE EXTENDED WRITING PROJECT USING WEB RESOURCES

CHAPTER FOUR: IMAGES OF EDUCATION

Architecture (COLOR PLATES): University High School, Los Angeles, California (2 photographs) Diamond Ranch High School, Diamond Bar, California, architect: Thom Mayne (2 photographs) Engineering Building, Utah State University (photograph) The Brown Center, Maryland Institute of Art (photograph) Dormitory, Illinois Institute of Technology (photograph) Annenberg Hall, Harvard College (photograph) Winslow Homer School Time (painting) Alan Bauer Schoolhouse (photograph)

IMAGES OF EDUCATION IN ARCHITECTURE ANALYZING THE ARCHITECTURE ANALYSIS OF AN ENGINEERING BUILDING (PHOTOGRAPH)

IMAGES OF EDUCATION IN ESSAYS ANALYZING THE ESSAYS ANALYSIS OF AN ESSAY

Essays: David Tyack School: The Story of American Public Education Jon Spayde Learning in the Key of Life Jonathan Kozol Savage Inequalities David Brooks The Merits of Meritocracy Robert Barr Who is This Child? John Dewey The School and the Life of the Child Howard Gardner Human Intelligence Isn’t What We Think It Is Mike Rose Epilogue: Lilia Michael J. Lewis Forget Classrooms: How Big is the Atrium to the New Student Center?

CONNECTING THE READINGS TO THE ARCHITECTURE

FINDING COMMON CAUSE IN CONTROVERSY: Who becomes Valedictorian? A Question of Merit.

Essay: Hans Allhoff She’s Almost Too Good to be True, and to Prove It, She’s Going to Sue…

EMPHASIZING WITH DIFFERENT POINTS OF VIEW ADDING MORE INFORMATION SEEKING COMMON CAUSE DEBATE ESSAY

WRITING PROJECTS WRITING A SHORT ARGUMENT WRITING AN EXTENDED ARGUMENT DESIGNING THE EXTENDED WRITING PROJECT USING WEB RESOURCES

CHAPTER FIVE: THE WORK WORLD

Works of Art(COLORPLATES): Jack Levine The Trial (painting) Edward Hopper New York Office (painting) Maggi Hambling Dorothy Hodgkin (painting) Florine Stettheimer Spring Sale at Bendel’s (painting) Gordon Parks American Gothic, Washington, D.C., 1942 (photograph) Grant Wood American Gothic (painting) John Sloan Sun and Wind on the Roof (painting) Diego Rivera Mural in the Great Hall of the Detroit Institute of Arts Daniel DeSiga Campesino (painting)

THE WORK WORLD IN WORKS OF ART ANALYZING THE WORKS OF ART ANALYSIS OF A PAINTING

THE WORK WORLD IN ESSAYS ANALYZING THE ESSAYS ANALYSIS OF AN ESSAY

Essays: Malcolm Gladwell Physical Genius Mike Rose The Working Life of a Waitress bell hooks Work Makes Life Sweet Daniel Levine Take This Job and Love It Gary Soto Black Hair David Sedaris Santaland Diaries Barbara Ehrenreich from Nickel and Dimed Voices from the Workplace: Mural Painter (from Martin Sprouse, Sabotage in the American WorkPlace: Anecdotes of Dissatisfaction, Mischief and Revenge) Journalist (Claudia Luher) Psychiatrist

CONNECTING THE READINGS TO THE ARTWORK

FINDING COMMON CAUSE IN CONTROVERSY: Should The Family Time Flexibility Act be supported?

Essays: Deborah Perry Piscione Motherhood and Comp Time The National Organization for Women Background: ‘The Family Time Flexibility Act’

EMPHASIZING WITH DIFFERENT POINTS OF VIEW ADDING MORE INFORMATION SEEKING COMMON CAUSE DEBATE ESSAY ADDITIONAL DEBATE QUESTION

WRITING PROJECTS WRITING A SHORT ESSAY WRITING AN EXTENDED ARGUMENT DESIGNING THE EXTENDED WRITING PROJECT USING WEB RESOURCES

CHAPTER SIX: CONNECTING TO NATURE

Works of Art (COLOR PLATES): Gutzon Borglum Mount Rushmore National Monument, South Dakota (photograph) Korczak Ziolkowski model for Crazy Horse Memorial (photograph) Alexander Hogue Crucified Land (painting) Dorothy Lange Tractored Out, Childress County, Texas (photograph) Ogden Pleissner Morning Mass, 1928 (painting) Asher B. Durand Kindred Spirits (painting) Frederic Edwin Church The Icebergs (painting) David Hockney A Bigger Grand Canyon (painting) NASA The Blue Marble Earth, Western Hemisphere (photograph)

THE NATURAL WORLD IN WORKS OF ART ANALYZING WORKS OF ART ANALYSIS OF A PAINTING

THE NATURAL WORLD IN ESSAYS ANALYZING THE ESSAYS ANALYSIS OF AN ESSAY

Essays: Aldo Leopold Wilderness as a Form of Land Use Jared Diamond The Last Americans Wendell Berry An Entrance to the Woods Annie Dillard Work and Play: The Values We Live by Barry Lopez Ice and Light Jane Goodall from In the Shadow of Man Ian Frazier Terminal Ice Lewis Thomas The World’s Biggest Membrane

CONNECTING THE READINGS TO THE WORKS OF ART

FINDING COMMON CAUSE IN CONTROVERSY: Does the federal government have the right to prevent states from developing land while Congress decides whether to preserve this land as wilderness?

Essay: Elizabeth Shogren The Nation: Tussle over a Western Jewel

EMPHASIZING WITH DIFFERENT POINTS OF VIEW ADDING MORE INFORMATION SEEKING COMMON CAUSE DEBATE ESSAY

WRITING PROJECTS WRITING A SHORT ESSAY WRITING AN EXTENDED ARGUMENT DESIGNING THE EXTENDED WRITING PROJECT USING WEB RESOURCES

CHAPTER SEVEN: EXPLORING CYBERCULTURE

Websites (COLOR PLATES): The Farnsworth Art Museum Web Site Home Page Exhibitions Page The Guerilla Girls Web Site Home Page Do women have to be naked to get into the Met Museum? Jean Auguste-Dominique Ingres La Grand Odalisque (painting) The Web Site for the Museum of Web Art (MOWA) Visitor Center Page Visitor Tours The Jacob Lawrence Exploring Stories Web Pages Home Page Resources

CYBERCULTURE IN WEB SITES ANALYZING THE WEB SITES ANALYSIS OF A WEB SITE

CYBERCULTURE IN ESSAYS ANALYSIS OF AN ESSAY

Essays: Michael Lewis Pyramids and Pancakes David Weinberger from Small Pieces, Loosely Joined Rebecca Mead You’ve Got Blog: How to Put Your Business, Your Boyfriend, and Your Life Online Howard Rheingold How to Recognize the Future When it Lands on You Peter Drucker Beyond the Information Revolution Nicholas Negroponte Creating a Culture of Ideas Andy Carvin Mind the Gap: The Digital Divide as the Civil Rights Issue of the New Millennium Jennifer Lee Nu Shortcuts in School R 2 Much 4 Teachers Dave Barry Selected Web Sites

CONNECTING THE READINGS WITH THE WEB PAGES

FINDING COMMON CAUSE IN CONTROVERSY: Should it be legal for individuals to download music from filesharing web sites (e.g., Gnutella, KaZaA, Blubster, Grokster)?

Essay: Alex Pham and P.J. Huffstutter Piracy Gets Mixed Reviews in Industry

EMPHASIZING WITH DIFFERENT POINTS OF VIEW ADDING MORE INFORMATION SEEKING COMMON CAUSE DEBATE ESSAY

WRITING PROJECTS WRITING A SHORT ESSAY WRITING AN EXTENDED ARGUMENT DESIGNING THE EXTENDED WRITING PROJECT USING WEB RESOURCES

CHAPTER EIGHT: EXPLORING THE ARTS

Works of Art: Annie Leibovitz, Darci Kistler and Robert La Fasse New York City, 1990 (photograph) Barbara Morgan Martha Graham in Letter to the World (photograph) Alvin Langdon Coburn Ezra Pound (photograph) Vittorio Storaro Still from Tucker (photograph)

(COLORPLATES) Marc Chagall The Sources of Music (mural) Romare Bearden Showtime (collage) Pablo Picasso Three Musicians (painting) Archibald Motley Blues (painting) Louise Nez Reservation Scene (rug) Faith Ringgold Dancing at the Louvre (quilt) Laura Knight Self-Portrait (painting) Virginia Stroud Dreamer’s Holiday (painting)

EXPLORING THE “ART” IN WORKS OF ART ANALYZING THE WORKS OF ART ANALYSIS OF A PAINTING

EXPLORING THE ARTS IN ESSAYS ANALYZING AN ESSAY

Essays: John Berger Ways of Seeing Wanda M. Corn Ways of Seeing Susan Sontag On Photography (the short course) Mitchell Stephens ‘By Means of the Visible’: A Picture’s Worth Jon Boorstin The Hollywood Eye Joan Morgan When Chickenheads Come Home to Roost: My Life as Hip-Hop Feminist Robert Santelli A Century of the Blues Rosanne Cash The Ties that Bind Martha Graham Blood Memory

CONNECTING THE READING TO THE WORKS OF ART

FINDING COMMON CAUSE IN CONTROVERSY: As a documentary filmmaker, how much license does one have to edit, juxtapose, and otherwise reconstruct events to entertain and impact one’s viewers?

Essay: David T. Hardy Bowling for Columbine: Documentary or Fiction?

EMPHASIZING WITH THE VIEW THAT MOORE OVERSTEPS THE LINE OF WHAT CONSTITUTES A DOCUMENTARY EMPHASIZING WITH THE VIEW THAT MOORE HAS PRODUCED A WORTHY DOCUMENTARY ADDING MORE INFORMATION SEEKING COMMON CAUSE DEBATE ESSAY

WRITING PROJECTS WRITING A SHORT ESSAY WRITING AN EXTENDED ARGUMENT DESIGNING THE EXTENDED WRITING PROJECT USING WEB RESOURCES


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
College readers.
English language -- Rhetoric -- Problems, exercises, etc.
Persuasion (Rhetoric) -- Problems, exercises, etc.
Critical thinking -- Problems, exercises, etc.
Report writing -- Problems, exercises, etc.