- A book review (i.e., a critique) differs from a book report (i.e., a summary). For a guide to writing book reviews, read Book Reviews. Retrieved 23 September 2015 from the Waterloo Library Web site: ca/content.php?pid=257515&sid=2386985″ target=”_blank” rel=”noreferrer noopener”>http://subjectguides.uwaterloo.ca/content.php?pid=257515&sid=2386985.
- The purpose of this assignment is to demonstrate that you have developed the ability to think critically about the material you read, and can carefully evaluate its strengths and weaknesses. Such an evaluation is a necessary step to determine whether material is worth relying upon to guide action.