Guide to College Reading, 8/e Kathleen T. McWhorter

Guide to College Reading, 8/e Kathleen T. McWhorter

Guide to College Reading, 8/e Kathleen T. McWhorter A CONTEMPORARY ISSUES MINIREADER PowerPoint by Gretchen Starks-Martin St. Cloud State University, MN 2008 Pearson Education, Inc., Publishing as Longman Publishers Guidelines for Reading About Controversial Issues 1. Plan on reading the article several 2. 3. 4.

5. 6. times. Identify the issue. Identify the authors position on the issue. Examine the reasons and evidence. Evaluate the evidence. Look at opposing viewpoints. 2008 Pearson Education, Inc., Publishing as Longman Publishers The High Cost of Having Fun [page 535] ISSUE: high cost of tickets to sporting events. AUTHORS POSITION: The cost is too high.

REASONS AND EVIDENCE: Statistics about the cost of tickets; costs passed on to the fans; only for wealthy people. EVALUATE THE EVIDENCE: There is no information about sponsor cost and how much money is needed to maintain lower ticket prices. OPPOSING VIEWPOINTS: High ticket prices are needed to get and keep top players. 2008 Pearson Education, Inc., Publishing as Longman Publishers Read About the Issues ISSUE ISSUE ISSUE ISSUE ISSUE ISSUE

1: 2: 3: 4: 5: 6: Smokers Rights Cell Phones & Driving Campus Violence Employee Rights Media Image of Women Global Warming 2008 Pearson Education, Inc., publishing as Longman Publishers

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