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The Longman Academic Reading Series

Finding the Right Book: New titles make it easy to match your students to the correct level.

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This five-level series prepares English language learners

Academic Writing Series 1

978-0-13-267938-1

Series

Longman for academic work. The aim of the series is to make Sentences to Paragraphs

students more effective and confident readers by

Overview

providing high-interest readings on academic subjects and by teaching them skills and strategies for

First Steps in Academic Longman Academic Writing Series 2

978-0-13-291271-6

effective reading, vocabulary building, Writing

Paragraphs



note-taking, and critical thinking.





   

  Introduction to Academic Longman Academic Writing Series  

978-0-13-291566-3

Rigorous, sophisticated, and 3comprehensive readings   Writing

Paragraphs to Essays

Features

•  based on academic subjects





•  Multiple reading genres

 



•  Explicit academic skills

 

•  Corpus-informed approach (AWL)

Writing Academic English

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Essays

 

ACADEMIC READING SUBJECTS BY LEVEL





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Level 3

Level 4

Level 5

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Fundamentals of Academic Writing





Level 1

ISBN/ Price $35.00

Health Sciences

Cultural Studies

Psychology

Multicultural Literature

5 Essays to Research Papers

LAWS Business

Sociology

Psychology

History

 

Sociology 



Art History

Linguistics

PARTNER Health Science

Nutrition Studies

Studies

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This five-level reading series is organized by themesMedicine

from academic disciplines. Animal Behavior

Education

Media Studies

Authentic readings from a variety of sources engage students’ interest. A step-by-step Social Psychology

Psychology

American Literature

Neuroscience

approach helps students develop academic knowledge, vocabulary, and reading (See back)

strategies and skills.

Anthropology

Science

Political Science

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Psychology

Sociology

Women’s Studies

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CHAPTER 3 FILM STUDIES: Is Cinema an Art or a Business?....................................56

Reading One One Hundred Years of THINKING Cinema ........................................................58 DEVELOPING STUDENTS’ CRITICAL SKILLS

Reading Two A Conversation with Leo Tolstoy on Film .......................................67 Reading Three An Interview with James Cameron...............................................74

Consistent support with each reading:

CHAPTER 4 MEDIA STUDIES: Before You Read starts with a warm-up and reading strategy. The Internet and Social Media ........................................83 Readings from Academic Disciplines offer different and intriguing perspectives on the chapter theme. Reading One Mind Control and the Internet ..........................................................84 Skill and Strategy Support builds effective reading, comprehension, vocabulary, note-taking, and critical Reading Two The Positive Effects of Social Networking Sites ............................93 thinking skills. Reading Three The Use of Social Media in the Arab Spring .............................101

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CHAPTER 5 NEUROSCIENCE: The Brain and Memory ........... 110

NEUROSCIENCE: The Brain and Memory

Reading One In Search of Memory .......................................................................111 Reading Two The Brain and Human Memory ......................................................120

NEUROSCIENCE: the scientific study of the nervous system and the brain

OBJECTIVES

Reading Three Music and the Brain .....................................................................127

To read academic texts, you need to master certain skills. In this chapter, you will: ●















Visualize the content of a text to understand it better Scan a chart to find specific information

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Skim the first two paragraphs of a text to get an idea of what it will discuss Guess the meaning of words from the context Use dictionary entries to learn the meanings of words Understand and use synonyms, collocations, different word forms, and words of Greek or Latin origin Recognize and use figurative language and rhetorical questions Take notes by making lists and using keywords as study tools

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