This new edition of Reading the World
brings together the voices of modern, critically acclaimed writers from all over the world, including many Nobel laureates. Five world regionsThe Americas, Europe, Africa, The Middle East and South Asia, and East Asia and the Pacific Rimare represented by literature selected with the help of experts from each area.
Special Focus: Research
A strong emphasis on research is integrated throughout the book, encouraging students to extend their literary and cultural knowledge by researching issues generated by the texts.
- Each unit provides an extensive range of research topics.
- A research handbook at the back of the book has invaluable guidelines for helping students find and share information.