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  1. Time To Know Them

    A Longitudinal Study of Writing and Learning at the College Level

    By Marilyn S. Sternglass

    In a time of declining resources in institutions of higher education, we grapple with how priorities are to be set for the limited resources available. Most vulnerable are those students labeled underprepared by colleges and universities. Should we argue that the limited resources available ought...

    Published September 1st 1997 by Routledge

  2. Dramatizing Writing

    Reincorporating Delivery in the Classroom

    By Virginia Skinner-Linnenberg

    Although speech departments have "owned" delivery for the last 100 years, those who teach writing, especially English departments, can gain a great deal by reinstating delivery into their conceptions of and theories about writing. Thus, in the author's vision of "dramatizing writing" in the...

    Published May 1st 1997 by Routledge

  3. Making and Unmaking the Prospects for Rhetoric

    Selected Papers From the 1996 Rhetoric Society of America Conference

    Edited by Theresa Jarnagin Enos

    The 1996 Meeting of the Rhetoric Society of America commemorated the 25th anniversary of the publication of Lloyd Bitzer and Edwin Black's The Prospect of Rhetoric. In so doing, the conference gave scholars and teachers in various disciplines from all over the country the opportunity to talk about...

    Published March 1st 1997 by Routledge

  4. Fundable Knowledge

    The Marketing of Defense Technology

    By A.D. Van Nostrand

    Series: Rhetoric, Knowledge, and Society Series

    Knowledge is the basic output of the defense technology establishment in the United States; it is what enables the development of weapon systems. From this premise, this volume explores the process of knowledge production in defense technology from the beginnings of the Cold War to the present time...

    Published February 1st 1997 by Routledge

  5. Landmark Essays on Rhetoric of Science: Case Studies

    Volume 11

    Edited by Randy Allen Harris

    Series: Landmark Essays Series

    Rhetoric of science is the study of how scientists persuade and dissuade each other and the rest of us about nature -- the study of how scientists argue in the making of knowledge. In fragmented form, it goes back as long as the two fields have existed, and it makes various appearances throughout...

    Published January 1st 1997 by Routledge

  6. The Science of Writing

    Theories, Methods, Individual Differences and Applications

    Edited by C. Michael Levy, Sarah Ransdell

    Conceived as the successor to Gregg and Steinberg's Cognitive Processes in Writing, this book takes a multidisciplinary approach to writing research. The authors describe their current thinking and data in such a way that readers in psychology, English, education, and linguistics will find it...

    Published May 1st 1996 by Routledge

  7. Rhetoric and the Arts of Design

    By David S. Kaufer, Brian S. Butler

    The design arts -- from the design of buildings and machines to software and interfaces -- are associated with types of knowledge and performance thought to be structured, modular, and systematic. Such arts have become increasingly prestigious in our technocratic society. Since Aristotle, the art...

    Published February 1st 1996 by Routledge

  8. Encyclopedia of Rhetoric and Composition

    Communication from Ancient Times to the Information Age

    Edited by Theresa Enos

    First Published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 1st 1996 by Routledge

  9. Children's Early Text Construction

    Edited by Clotilde Pontecorvo, Margherita Orsolini, Barbara Burge, Lauren B. Resnick

    For decades, research on children's literacy has been dominated by questions of how children learn to read. Especially among Anglophone scholars, cognitive and psycholinguistic research on reading has been the only approach to studying written language education. Echoing this, debates on methods of...

    Published January 1st 1996 by Routledge

  10. Landmark Essays on Rhetorical Invention in Writing

    Volume 8

    Edited by Richard E. Young, Yameng Liu

    Series: Landmark Essays Series

    In the process of assembling this collection, the editors quickly realized that no group of a dozen and a half articles can adequately represent the developments in modern rhetorical invention, even when the choices are restricted to articles on invention in writing. The articles selected for...

    Published November 1st 1995 by Routledge