A Pocket Style Manual, 2016 MLA Update Edition
Seventh Edition   ©2016

A Pocket Style Manual, 2016 MLA Update Edition

Diana Hacker (late of Prince George's Community College) , Nancy Sommers (Harvard University)  

  • ISBN-10: 1-319-08352-8; ISBN-13: 978-1-319-08352-6; Format: Spiral Bound, 336 pages
New features help students with:
Accurately citing a wide variety of source types:
More than 80 new documentation models and a new feature on determining the author of an online source

Forming an argument and integrating sources in MLA style: A new MLA research paper with annotations that highlight rhetorical moves and proper formatting

Quickly determining which sources are appropriate: New step-by-step advice for evaluating sources

Developing the right thesis for the purpose and assignment: New process-based coverage for testing a thesis statement

Achieving variety and making sentence-level rhetorical choices: New style advice about sentence combining

Practicing skills and measuring progress: Twenty-four LearningCurve quizzes for adaptive learning and more than 150 practice exercise sets

LaunchPad Solo
Our newest set of online materials, LaunchPad Solo, provides all the key tools and course-specific content that you need to teach your class. The LaunchPad Solo for A Pocket Style Manual includes exercises, sample student writing, and LearningCurve game-like adaptive quizzing. To package LaunchPad Solo free with A Pocket Style Manual, use ISBN 978-1-319-01282-3.