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The Flat World Knowledge Handbook for Writers

The Flat World Knowledge Handbook for Writers

"Miles McCrimmon’s, The Flat World Knowledge Handbook for Writers is based on the understanding that writing is at the center of the college experience, not just something students do on their way to “higher-level” coursework. The Flat World Knowledge Handbook for Writers supports the goal of acculturating entering students to the demands of college-level thinking and writing, whether that goal is being met through coursework in Composition, Student Development, or some combination of the two. Miles shows students how to use writing as a portal for thinking and learning and for communicating with the world. Its writing prompts and exercises encourage students to do a great deal of low-stakes, exploratory writing, but also to experience gradually the rhetorical considerations of going public... Show More
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Bonnie Startt
Bonnie Startt (Faculty)
49 weeks ago
Good option for college Freshman Composition Text.
Used in course? Yes
Time spent reviewing site: Many on previous versin
Bonnie Startt
Bonnie Startt (Faculty)
1 year ago
Great material for 2/4 year freshman level introduction to writing.