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Focus on Vocabulary 2: Mastering the Academic Word List, 2/e
0-13-137617-9

Diane Schmitt
Norbert Schmitt

Publisher: Pearson Education ESL
Copyright: 2011
Format: Paper, 288 pp.

ISBN-10: 0131376179
ISBN-13: 9780131376175

Status: In Stock
Published: 01/05/2011

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Table of Contents

 

Unit 1 Our Changing Society

 

Chapter 1: Technology and Society

            Reading: Human Societies — From the Iceman to Us

 

Chapter 2: Social Experience and Personal Development

            Reading: Social Forces That Shape Our Lives

            Reading: Emotions in Global Perspective: Do We All Feel the Same?

 

Chapter 3: The Changing Nature of the Family

            Reading: Family Structure

 

Chapter 4: Strategy Practice

 

 

Unit 2 Consumer Behavior and Marketing

 

Chapter 5: Influencing the Customer

            Reading: Marketing’s Impact on the Consumer

 

Chapter 6: Who Buys What? The Family’s Influence

            Reading: Consumer Socialization of Family Members

            Reading: Different Views on Purchasing Behavior

 

Chapter 7: How We See Ourselves

            Reading: How Perspectives on the Self Influence Consumer Behavior

 

Chapter 8: Strategy Practice

 

 

Unit 3 Workplaces and Work Spaces

 

Chapter 9: How Office Space Affects Behavior

            Reading: Work Space Design

 

Chapter 10: The Modern Office: Symbols of Status

            Reading: The Meaning of the Chair

            Reading: Office Designs That Work

 

Chapter 11: Sitting Comfortably

            Reading: The Ergonomics of Sitting

 

Chapter 12: Strategy Practice

 

 

Unit 4 Use and Abuse of Natural Resources

 

Chapter 13: Water for Sale

            Reading: Exploding Sales for Bottled Water

 

Chapter 14: The Aral Sea — An Environmental Disaster

            Reading: The Dying Lake

            Reading: Creating More Fresh Water Through Desalination

 

Chapter 15: International Conflict over Natural Resources

            Reading: Water Politics in the Middle East and North Africa

 

Chapter 16: Strategy Practice

 

 

Unit 5 We Are What We Eat

 

Chapter 17: Food Roots and Foodways

            Reading: Food Habits and Beliefs

 

Chapter 18: Getting Back to Nature

            Reading: Organic Farming Versus Traditional Methods

            Reading: Genetically Modified Foods

 

Chapter 19: Microorganisms: The Spice of Life?

            Reading: Food Microbiology

 

Chapter 20: Strategy Practice

 

 

Unit 6 Encounters with Music and Sound

 

Chapter 21: Music as Social Conscience

            Reading: Opposing War Through Music: Classical and Modern Examples

 

Chapter 22: Noise Hurts

            Reading: Noise Pollution

            Reading: The Science of Sound

 

Chapter 23: Ultrasonics: Super Sound?

            Reading: Ultrasonics

 

Chapter 24: Strategy Practice

 

 

Unit 7 Animal Nature

 

Chapter 25: Endangered Elephants

            Reading: Saving the African Elephant: Using International Law and Trade

 

Chapter 26: Animals: How Human?

            Reading: Chimpanzees: Our Closest Relative

            Reading: Kanzi: A Case of Ape Language Development

 

Chapter 27: Living Together: Advantage or Disadvantage?

            Reading: The Costs and Benefits of Social Behavior

 

Chapter 28: Strategy Practice

 

 

 

Index of Target Words


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