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School shootings [electronic resource] / Lauri S. Friedman, book editor.

Friedman, Lauri S., (editor.). Gale Group. (Added Author).
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Subject: School shootings > United States.
Essay > Authorship > Problems, exercises, etc.
Rhetoric > Problems, exercises, etc.

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  • ISBN: 9780737750690 (electronic book)
  • ISBN: 9780737745641 (hardcover)
  • Publisher: Detroit : Greenhaven Press, 2010.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: section 1. Opposing viewpoints on school shootings -- section 2. Model essays and writing exercises -- section 3. Supporting research material.
Summary: Provides model essays on a current controversial issue guiding students in writing a five-paragraph essay, including persuasive, descriptive, expository and cause-and-effect essays. Includes guided reading and discussion questions to help students understand the essays themselves and target persuasive techniques authors use to compose convincing arguments. This volume covers the issue of school shootings.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mi : Gale. Available via World Wide Web.
Original Version Note: Original: 116 p. : col. ill., col. map ; 24 cm.
System Details Note: Mode of access: Internet.

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