The World is a Text: Writing, Reading, and Thinking About Culture and Its Contexts

3.3 avg rating
( 40 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780130949844: The World is a Text: Writing, Reading, and Thinking About Culture and Its Contexts

For courses in Freshman Composition, Sophomore or advanced component, and writing intensive cultural study courses.

This cultural studies reader is devoted to teaching students how to “read” all kinds of texts. Its comprehensive and inclusive approach focuses on the relationship between reading traditional works—such as short stories, and poems—and other less-traditional ones—such as movies, the Internet, race, ethnicity, and television. More importantly, the book teaches students the usefulness of learning to actively read their surroundings. Achieving This will help readers become successful as students in academic settings, as well as participants in their world.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

Writing, Reading, and Thinking About Culture and Its Contexts

The new cultural studies reader is devoted to teaching you how to "read" all kinds of texts. Its comprehensive and inclusive approach focuses on the relationship between reading traditional works (short stories and poems) and less traditional ones (movies, the Internet, television, etc.), as well as encourages you to read the everyday world around you.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Silverman, Jonathan; Rader, Dean
Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0130949841 ISBN 13: 9780130949844
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Your Online Bookstore
(Houston, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0130949841 Ships promptly from Texas. Bookseller Inventory # HDT2212.1CLBRRG091814H0736

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
7.53
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Dean Rader and Jonathan Silverman
ISBN 10: 0130949841 ISBN 13: 9780130949844
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97801309498441.0

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
6.84
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.07
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Jonathan Silverman, Dean Rader
Published by Prentice Hall (2002)
ISBN 10: 0130949841 ISBN 13: 9780130949844
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0130949841

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
13.05
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.07
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Jonathan Silverman; Dean Rader
Published by Prentice Hall (2002)
ISBN 10: 0130949841 ISBN 13: 9780130949844
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0130949841

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
24.51
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Silverman, Jonathan, Rader, Dean
Published by Prentice Hall (2002)
ISBN 10: 0130949841 ISBN 13: 9780130949844
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110130949841

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
28.53
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.30
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Silverman, Jonathan; Rader, Dean
Published by Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, NJ (2002)
ISBN 10: 0130949841 ISBN 13: 9780130949844
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
a2zbooks
(Burgin, KY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, NJ, 2002. Softcover. Book Condition: New. Still in Shrinkwrap. Quantity Available: 1. ISBN: 0130949841. ISBN/EAN: 9780130949844. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 1560767470. Bookseller Inventory # 1560767470

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
36.91
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.58
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Silverman, Jonathan
Published by Prentice Hall (2002)
ISBN 10: 0130949841 ISBN 13: 9780130949844
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Booked Again
(Summit, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New item. Bookseller Inventory # QX-200-14-6903106

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
34.24
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 7.71
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Silverman, Jonathan; Rader, Dean
Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0130949841 ISBN 13: 9780130949844
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0130949841 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.1038969

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
47.61
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.85
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds