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  1. Social Justice and Communication Scholarship

    Edited by Omar Swartz

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Social Justice and Communication Scholarship explores the role of communication in framing and contributing to issues of social justice. This collection, a first on the subject of communication and social justice, investigates the theoretical and practical ways in which communication scholarship...

    Published April 18th 2006 by Routledge

  2. The Writing Center Director's Resource Book

    Edited by Christina Murphy, Byron Stay

    The Writing Center Director's Resource Book has been developed to serve as a guide to writing center professionals in carrying out their various roles, duties, and responsibilities. It is a resource for those whose jobs not only encompass a wide range of tasks but also require a broad knowledge of...

    Published March 22nd 2006 by Routledge

  3. Image Politics

    The New Rhetoric of Environmental Activism

    By Kevin Michael DeLuca

    This exceptional volume examines “image events” as a rhetorical tactic utilized by environmental activists. Author Kevin Michael DeLuca analyzes widely televised environmentalist actions in depth to illustrate how the image event fulfills fundamental rhetorical functions in constructing...

    Published November 15th 2005 by Routledge

  4. Technology and English Studies

    Innovative Professional Paths

    Edited by James A. Inman, Beth L. Hewett

    In scholarship about technology and English studies, there are a number of first-person narratives that suggest what may be termed "traditional" professional paths. That is, they chronicle the positive influence of a particular technology, class, professor, or publication, and suggest that it...

    Published November 10th 2005 by Routledge

  5. Race, Rhetoric, and Technology

    Searching for Higher Ground

    By Adam J. Banks

    Series: NCTE-Routledge Research Series

    In this book Adam Banks uses the concept of the Digital Divide as a metonym for America's larger racial divide, in an attempt to figure out what meaningful access for African Americans to technologies and the larger American society can or should mean. He argues that African American rhetorical...

    Published September 25th 2005 by Routledge

  6. Rhetorical Agendas

    Political, Ethical, Spiritual

    Edited by Patricia Bizzell

    This edited collection offers a broad consideration of contemporary rhetorical scholarship, tied to political, ethical, and spiritual themes. Originating from the 2004 conference of the Rhetoric Society of America, the contents of this volume reflects the conference themes of rhetorical agendas in...

    Published August 9th 2005 by Routledge

  7. The State of Rhetoric of Science and Technology

    A Special Issue of Technical Communication Quarterly

    Edited by Alan G. Gross, Laura J. Gurak

    The ubiquity of the Internet and digital technology has changed the sites of rhetorical discourse and inquiry, as well as the methods by which such analyses are performed. This special issue discusses the state of rhetoric of science and technology at the beginning of the twenty-first century....

    Published June 5th 2005 by Routledge

  8. Reinventing Curriculum

    A Complex Perspective on Literacy and Writing

    By Linda Laidlaw

    In this book, Linda Laidlaw explores the questions: What happens when children begin to write? Why is it that the teaching and practice of writing seems at times to be difficult in schools? How might teachers work differently to create more inviting spaces for developing literacy? The premise is...

    Published April 5th 2005 by Routledge

  9. Composition in Convergence

    The Impact of New Media on Writing Assessment

    By Diane Penrod

    Composition in Convergence: The Impact of New Media on Writing Assessment considers how technological forms--such as computers and online courses--transform the assessment of writing, in addition to text classroom activity. Much has been written on how technology has affected writing, but...

    Published February 23rd 2005 by Routledge

  10. Visual Thinking, Online Documentation, and Hypertext

    A Special Issue of Technical Communication Quarterly

    Edited by Craig Baehr, John Logie

    This special issue addresses new approaches to developing Web sites, hypertext, and other forms of online documentation, and considers how the changing nature of hypertext requires us to adopt new development strategies that follow how readers act and interact in a highly visual-spatial medium. The...

    Published February 10th 2005 by Routledge