Writing in the Academic Disciplines

Writing in the Academic Disciplines

A Curricular History

eBook - 2002
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"To understand the ways students learn to write, we must go beyond the small and all too often marginalized component of the curriculum that treats writing explicitly and look at the broader, though largely tacit traditions students encounter in the whole curriculum, " explains David R. Russell, in the introduction to this singular study.& The updated edition provides a comprehensive history of writing instruction outside general composition courses in American secondary and higher education, from the founding public secondary schools and research universities in the 1870s, through the spread of the writing-across-the-curriculum movement in the 1980s, through the WAC efforts in contemporary curriculums.
Publisher: Carbondale, IL : Southern Illinois University Press, 2002
Edition: 2nd ed
ISBN: 9780585467986
0585467986
Characteristics: xvi, 410 p
Additional Contributors: NetLibrary, Inc

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