EXERCISES IN READING STRATEGIES
Try any and or all of the strategies of prereading with the brief
The Peace Economy
The concept of a peace economy emerged in recent years when major world
powers stopped fighting and began to work together to address global problems.
In a peace economy, war no longer has a market. At the end of the Cold
War, the need to produce war-related materials diminished. Powerful countries
shifted from a war economy to a peace economy. Defense budgets were cut.
The Soviet Union considered what to do with its large nuclear arsenal.
World leaders dbated how the economy could be stimulated to ensure peace,
and replace defense items and the production of weapons for war (materials,
England, L. & Uber-Grosse, C. (1995) Speaking of Business. (p. 98) Boston,
MA: Heinle & Heinle
Using the same text try any and or all of reading strategies.
Using the same text try any or all of the postreading strategies.
NOTE: Reading and writing are recursive processes which means you can
return to a piece of text several times to take notes, record sources,
check information, and fulfill your assignments.