They Say / I Say: The Moves That Matter in Academic Writing (Fourth Edition) - Cathy Birkenstein, 4th Edition, Paperback
W. W. Norton & Company
9780393631678 | 978-0-393-63167-8
0393631672 | 0-393-63167-2
Birkenstein, Cathy, Graff, Gerald
The best-selling book that demystifies academic writing This book identifies the key rhetorical moves in academic writing. It shows students how to frame their arguments as a response to what others have said and provides templates to help them start making the moves. The fourth edition features many NEW examples from academic writing, a NEW chapter on Entering Online Discussions, and a thoroughly updated chapter on Writing in the Social Sciences. Finally, two NEW readings provide current examples of the rhetorical moves in action.