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Rereading America Cultural Contexts or Critical Thinking and WritingIve pieces are offered in each section that I believe only look oolish in juxtaposition with the other selectionsthis seems airly intentional 4A small collection of photographs are also included the other selectionsthis seems airly intentional 4A small collection of photographs are also included each sectionI ound this book in a ree pile at used textbook store in Southern California and honestly most people who have gone to college and maybe taken at least one social science class will probably be amiliar with most of these topics I think many people of my generation already know that gender is luid racism is still an issue and the nuclear Dona Flor family is almost an anomaly However I stillound this book to be a very interesting and sometimes refreshing read I really liked reading essays dealing with education as a means of socialization Rocker Babies Wear Jeans first andoremost above learning and especially an essay detailing a compelling and justified call or black reparations I also just liked being exposed to new to me nonfiction writers With all of the short selections its kinda like eating addicting snacksmaybe not super enlightening or nourishing but satisfying in the short term I was reuired to get this book or my Sono with Visits from the Seventh first college English course and Iound it to be the best Textbook I have ever read This is the kind of book that I would really want to read in my Remarkable Creatures free time all the articles are very informative interesting and thought provoking A lot of the subjects are things that you have never thought of before butind yourself being passionate about them right away after you read it Never dry or boring always open minded and challenging you to think deeper about life and yourself There is a little bit or every person it here and there are always 2 sides to every opinion to keep you uestioning yourself After I dropped the English class I kept the book and am reading it in my ree time I think everyone should be reuired to read this just to become a self aware culture aware "and participating American citizen This anthology includes a pretty wide range of viewpoints and ideas about topics "participating American citizen This anthology includes a pretty wide range of viewpoints and ideas about topics gender relations education and race Heroes Adrift (Hero, from Rick Santorum to Thoreau There certainly is a leftward slant as the conservative writers included really only create the barest semblance of balance Rereading America really hits its stride in the last section where our concept of democracy is discussed in light of the War on Terror Provocative uestions are raised things that might shock kids out of complacency A great issues based reader cultural studies orientedor any college composition or essay writing course I ve taught various editions of this book Chuck and Danielle for many yearsand it always succeeds at generating student dialogue grounded in not so easy to settle issues I like it so much I ve even blurbed the back cover of this on. 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Close Posted by days ago Rereading America th Edition Cultural Contextsor Critical Thinking and Writing Does anyone know where I can Noir find this book to read onlineree? comment share save hide report % Upvoted Log in I had to read this or my college diversity English class I read it before my classes started and again throughout my course There are some interesting essays in here and some interesting opinions but they are just that We used topics rom the book as our weekly discussions so I was able to get a lot of different interpretations of this book which was uniue to me So Gaffer for the setting in which this book was used I think it was a greatitThe problem with this book is that it only tackled one side of things not multiple sides of the issues For example when it talks about the issues with the LGBTI And Gay Marriage The Only gay marriage the only you see is the side of the LGBTI and gays ighting Lone Star Justice: The First Century of the Texas Rangers for marriage euality You are not shown how things went downor the religious or even government officials So it s very one dimensional and at times elt very much like attempted indoctrination The way that eminist issues were handled was extremely disappointing as well One of the things the book mentions is that there would be some offensive topics in here but I was really only offended by the lack of depth and thought provocation provided This book actually encourages racism and sexism at times with the content offered because there is nothing to compare it to It really suggests that you single everyone out A Chicken in Every Yard: The Urban Farm Store's Guide to Chicken Keeping for what race they are what sex they are and what sexual orientation they assign to and then make sure you think about those differences without actually addressing them So this is not a book that I took too seriously once I realized it It sure is eye opening at times butor the most part I Island of the Lost Horses (Dora and Friends) felt that it was just a load of propaganda being pushed to sway readers to the author s opinions on matters Even the uestions being asked at the end of essays only ask one dimensional things You are not really encouraged to delve deeper into what you really believe only what the author s of the book want to push you towards This is one of those pointcounterpoint books that you are often reuired to read in undergraduate college courses which is why I was a little surprised to see it pop up in a graduate level course In spite of theact that it s clearly intended Summer Meditations for undergraduates taking their initial reuired humanities courses the articles are actually very thought provoking and surprisingly I had not already encountered most of them in other contexts The book delves into all of life s controversies and has articles that reflect a variety of perspectives both liberal and conservative While I may never agree with the biases or political choices of some of the authors I have to concede that all of them have very good points to make If you are intending to broaden your mind this is a good bookor you I was recommended this book by. 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The Myth of Education and The Myth of Individual Opportunity Myths of Gender the Myth of the Melting Pot and the Myth of Frontier Freedom I especially enjoyed the contrast between the Horatio Ager story about upward mobility and the Class in America article by Gary Mantsios Very thought provoking uite simply this book is a collection of essays or excerpts tackling a variety of issues surrounding the mythology of America The offerings are grouped according to a theme amily specifically the myth of the 1950s nuclear Experiencing the Resurrection: The Everyday Encounter That Changes Your Life family education as a means to success upward mobility gender the melting pot and America as a Land of Liberty Every section basicallyollows the same loose ormula 1 an essay that epitomizes the myth or something old school that the myth may have originated rom 2then there will be an essay that almost directly refutes that myth or at least pokes a lot of holes 3The ollowing selections are mostly progressiveliberal leaning but a couple conservat. Writing “Thinking Critically Challenging Cultural Myths Rereading America th Edition | Macmillan Rereading America remains the most widely adopted book of its kind because it works instructors tell us time and again that they've watched their students grow as critical thinkers and writers as they grapple with cross curricular readings that not only engage them but also challenge them to reexamine deeply held cultural assumptions such as viewing success solely as the result of hard work PDF⋙ Rereading America Cultural Contexts or Rereading America remains the most widely adopted book of its kind because of its uniue approach to the issue of cultural diversity Unlike other multicultural composition readers that settle Babes in Toyland: The Making and Selling of a Rock and Roll Band for representing the plurality of American voices and cultures Rereading America encourages students to grapple with the real differences in perspectives that arise in our complex society Rereading America th Edition Cultural Contexts Rereading America th Edition Cultural Contextsor Critical Thinking "and Writing Does anyone know where I can The Meaning of Star Trek find this book to read onlineree? Close Posted by days ago "Writing Does anyone know where I can Mirage: Napoleon's Scientists and the Unveiling of Egypt find this book to read onlineree? Close Posted by days ago America th Edition Cultural Contexts or Critical Thinking and Writing Does anyone know where I can ind this book to read online Frommer's Irreverent Guide to Walt Disney World free? comment share save hide report % Upvoted Log in or Rereading America cultural contextsor critical Rereading America cultural contexts or critical thinking and writing by Colombo Gary; Cullen Robert; Lisle Bonnie Publication date Topics Readers English language Critical thinking Report writing College readers Civilization College readers Critical thinking English language Readers Report writing Publisher New York St Martin's Press Collection inlibrary; printdisabled Rereading America Cultural Contexts or Critical Rereading America remains the most widely adopted book of its kind because of its uniue approach to the issue of cultural diversity Unlike other multicultural composition readers that settle Dump Truck Trouble/Lets Build a Doghouse! for representing the plurality of American voices and cultures Rereading America encourages students to grapple with the real differences in perspectives that arise in our complex society Rereading America cultural contextsor critical Rereading America cultural contexts or critical thinking and writing by Colombo Gary; Cullen Robert; Lisle Bonnie Publication date Topics Readers English language Critical thinking Report writing College readers Publisher Boston Bedford Books of St Martin's Press Collection inlibrary; printdisabled; internetarchivebooks; americana Digitizing sponsor Internet Archive Rereading America Cultural Contexts or Critical Rereading Amer.