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Attribution and OER Revision Statement
Chapter 1 - What is an Academic Essay? Why Bother?
Chapter 2 - The Building Metaphor
Chapter 3 - Writing Within & Across Subjectivities
Chapter 4 - Multi-Modal Instruction and Composition
Chapter 5 - The Thesis
Chapter 6 - Paragraphs (Organization, Cohesion, & Structure)
Chapter 7 - Patterns of Development (Narration/Description)
Chapter 8 - Patterns of Development (Exemplification)
Chapter 9 - Patterns of Development (Cause/Effect)
Chapter 10 - Patterns of Development (Comparison/Contrast)
Chapter 11 - Re-vision (Writing is Rewriting & The 3 "Levels" of Revision)
Chapter 12 - Using Sources & MLA Format
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