|Author||: Kathleen T. McWhorter|
|Publisher||: Longman Publishing Group|
|Total Pages||: 494|
|ISBN 10||: PSU:000058578063|
|Language||: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL|
[This text] is designed to improve students' reading and thinking skills through concise skill instruction, extensive guided practice, assessment, and feedback. It was written to provide students at both two- and four-year colleges with a foundation of reading and thinking skills that will enable them to handle their college courses. The text offers brief strategies for and extensive application of the reading skills essential to college success: active reading and thinking, vocabulary development, literal and critical comprehension, and information organization.-Preface.