ISBN 9788172451356,125 Essays for College and Competitive Exams.

125 Essays for College and Competitive Exams.



Goodwill Publishing House

Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9788172451356

ISBN-10 8172451350


Number of Pages 560 Pages
Language (English)

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An essay is a short, medium or long write-up on a topic. It is t a juxtaposition of different ideas, nor a mere statement of facts, figures, opinions or arguments relating to a subject. It a systematic delineation of viewpoints on a given topic in a logical manner in which one idea naturally leads to another a d takes us to culmination of ideas or conclusion, rather than ending inconclusively, or the synthesis coming unexpectedly at the end. A well-written book on essays proves highly beneficial for regular students of higher classes in schools, colleges, those receiving distance education through open universities or doing self-study for some course, etc. and those preparing for civil Services, and other competitive examinations. An essay book is an ocean of knowledge. It not only provides valuable information and ideas on a number of topics relating to different subjects, but also inculcates in the readers the attributes of thinking clearly, coherently, analysing the problems scientifically and presenting ideas logically and impressively. The students who read good essay books are naturally more knowledgeable than others and are able to answer general questions on a number of topics, besides being able to elaborate on ideas precisely and effectively. 125 Essays for College and Competitive Examinations is unique in its coverage and presentation. It encompasses a comprehensive round-up of the entire spectrum of important fields and gives a complete overview of regional, national and international panorama, including various pressing issues like environmental protection, capital punishment, corruption, gender inequality, black money, terrorism, among others. It up a wide range of discussion points by covering ideas and information from the fields of management, economics, personality development, education, health care, science and technology, society and culture, philosophy, nuclear power, and sports and games. Besides, it covers distinguished international personalities, international organizations, eminent philosophers, popular quotes, general topics and the world scenario. The selection of topics has been made keeping in view the needs of college students and aspirants of lucrative positions through highly-rated competitive examinations. The focus is on topics which are frequently asked or are likely to be asked in academic and competitive examinations. It is the result of information search from various authentic sources including standard textbooks, magazines of repute and sites which are thankfully acknowledged. The facts given on the topics are up-to-date and the discussions have been supported by latest position relating to a situation. Each topic has been discussed in a scientific manner and from current perspective. Each essay has been written in impressive, emphatic English, maintaining a decent range of vocabulary, and lucid manner for easy comprehension by the readers. After reading this book the students will find a vast improvement in their own style of writing, giving them a cutting edge over other students and candidates. All these features make this book a valuable possession for college students pursuing undergraduate courses in humanities, those aspiring to do well in competitive examinations and embark on promising careers. To those who want to gather information on a variety of topics, it will offer a richly rewarding reading.