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Critical Thinking, Thoughtful Writing, Second Edition
John Chaffee et al.
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Chapter 1 Thinking Through Writing


Exploring the Chapter Topic

Teamworks: The Virtual Team Assistant
http://www.vta.spcomm.uiuc.edu/
This site provides resources for those interested in benefiting from collaborative work when it comes to problem solving (particularly in the sciences).

Netiquette Homepage
http://www.albion.com/netiquette/
Netiquette, or etiquette for Internet users, is becoming more important as people begin using the web, chat rooms, and e-mail. This site offers extensive guidance for those using the ‘Net and provides the entire text of Virginia Shea’s book Netiquette online.

Exploring the Readings

Toni Morrison, "The Site of Memory"
American Slave Narratives: An Online Anthology
http://xroads.virginia.edu/~hyper/wpa/wpahome.html
This site provides the text for a number of different American slave narratives online. Also available are sound files of portions of the slave narrative interviews, photographs of the former slaves, a bibliography of related readings, and links to related websites.

Toni Morrison Society Home Page
http://www.gsu.edu/~wwwtms/
The Toni Morrison Society Home Page is maintained by the English Department at Georgia State University. The site has information about conferences on Morrison and her work, as well as links to sites with biographical information and information about her works.

American Psychological Association
http://www.apa.org/
This site may be of interest if you want to know more about memory from the psychological perspective. The site is very extensive and offers a wealth of other information and resources as well. An easy-to-use site search engine is located on the bottom of the home page. Here is a link to an article on hindsight and memory, which resulted from a search for "memory": http://www.apa.org/releases/hindsight.html/

Roger Garrison, "Revision---Seeing Again"
Welcome to the White Mountains of New Hampshire
http://www.whitemtn.org/
A resource for researching (and possibly visiting) the White Mountains. Look at the Photo Gallery for images of the kinds of landscapes described in Garrison’s essay.

Enlightened Images
http://www.enlightphoto.com/
This portfolio by photographer Gary N. Crabbe provides a good counterpoint to Garrison’s essay by showing colorful landscapes from the West Coast and several national parks. You might try writing a description of one of these scenes that uses some of Garrison’s techniques.

Writing the Journey: Online Journal Writing Workshop
http://www.writingthejourney.com/
If you are in the habit of keeping a journal or want to start one, you will find this site useful. It contains numerous resources for journal writers along with practical tips.


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