influence our society.
AMY WILLARD CROSS Life in the Stopwatch Lane 238
When was the last time you said you didn’t have time? In this amusing article Amy Willard Cross classifies time according to the ways that we spend it.
GWYNNE DYER Flagging Attention 243
What is your favourite flag in the whole world? Gwynne Dyer considers the design of various national flags.
SUSAN SWAN Nine Ways of Looking at a Critic 249
Writer Susan Swan describes the ideal reviewer along with eight types of reviewers that writers are less fortunate to encounter.
COMPARISON/CONTRAST: Discovering Similarities and Differences 257
Defining Comparison/Contrast 258
Thinking Critically by Using Comparison/Contrast 259
Reading and Writing Comparison/Contrast Essays 260
Student Essay: Comparison/Contrast at Work 266
Some Final Thoughts on Comparison/Contrast 268
Comparison/Contrast in Review 268
MONTE HUMMEL A Passion for the Environment: Two Accounts 271
The president of the World Wildlife Fund Canada explains the roots of his passion for the environment in this essay from the Queen’s Quarterly.