Quest 2 Reading and Writing Student Book: 2nd Edition

Paperback | February 21, 2006

byPamela Hartmann

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Quest Second Edition parallels and accelerates the process native-speaking students go through when they prepare for success in a variety of academic subjects. Quest helps students get "up to speed" in terms of both academic content and language skills.

The four Reading and Writing books in the Quest series combine high-interest material from newspapers and magazines with readings from academic textbooks.

The Reading and Writing strand includes three to four distinct units, each focusing on a different area of university study - anthropology, art, biology, business, ecology, economics, history, literature, psychology, and sociology.

Each chapter contains five parts that blend reading and writing skills within the context of a particular academic area of study.

  1. Introduction
  2. General Interest Reading
  3. Academic Reading
  4. The Mechanics of Writing
  5. Academic Writing

Reading and activites build upon one another and increase in length and difficulty as students work through the five sections of each chapter across the four levels.

This is the intermediate to high intermediate student book.

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Quest Second Edition parallels and accelerates the process native-speaking students go through when they prepare for success in a variety of academic subjects. Quest helps students get "up to speed" in terms of both academic content and language skills.The four Reading and Writing books in the Quest series combine high-interest materia...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:9.9 × 8 × 0.5 inPublished:February 21, 2006Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0073253022

ISBN - 13:9780073253022

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Table of Contents

Quest 2 Reading and Writing

Unit 1: Business

Chapter 1: Doing Business Internationally

Chapter 2: the Global Economy

Vocabulary Workshop

Unit 2: Art

Chapter 3: Themes and Purposes

Chapter 4: the Ancient World: Egypt

Vocabulary Workshop

Unit 3: Psychology

Chapter 5: States of Consciousness

Chapter 6: Abnormal Psychology

Vocabulary Workshop

Unit 4: Health

Chapter 7: Medicine and Drugs: Addictive Substances

Chapter 8: The Mind-Body Relationship

Vocabulary Workshop

Academic Word List

Vocabulary Index

Skills Index

Credits