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  1. 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 11th 2005 by Routledge

  2. Defining Visual Rhetorics

    Edited by Charles A. Hill, Marguerite Helmers

    Images play an important role in developing consciousness and the relationship of the self to its surroundings. In this distinctive collection, editors Charles A. Hill and Marguerite Helmers examine the connection between visual images and persuasion, or how images act rhetorically upon viewers....

    Published February 17th 2004 by Routledge

  3. The State of Technical Communication in Its Academic Context: Part I

    A Special Issue of Technical Communication Quarterly

    Edited by Carolyn Rude

    Several recent developments in the history of the Association of Teachers of Technical Writing (ATTW) and Technical Communication Quarterly (TCQ) led to this special issue on the state of technical communication in its academic context. This issue focuses on the work of the association as it helps...

    Published February 17th 2004 by Routledge

  4. The Power of Words

    Unveiling the Speaker and Writer's Hidden Craft

    By David S. Kaufer, Suguru Ishizaki, Brian S. Butler, Jeff Collins

    In 1888, Mark Twain reflected on the writer's special feel for words to his correspondent, George Bainton, noting that "the difference between the almost-right word and the right word is really a large matter." We recognize differences between a politician who is "willful" and one who is "willing"...

    Published December 1st 2003 by Routledge

  5. Demythologizing Language Difference in the Academy

    Establishing Discipline-Based Writing Programs

    By Mark Waldo

    In this volume, Mark Waldo argues that writing across the curriculum (WAC) programs should be housed in writing centers and explains an innovative approach to enhancing their effectiveness: focus WAC on the writing agendas of the disciplines. He asserts that WAC operation should reflect an academy...

    Published December 1st 2003 by Routledge

  6. Writing Groups Inside and Outside the Classroom

    Edited by Beverly J. Moss, Nels P. Highberg, Melissa Nicolas

    Series: International Writing Centers Association (IWCA) Press Series

    This unique collection considers the nature of writing groups inside and outside the academic environment. Exploring writing groups as contextual literacy events, editors Beverly J. Moss, Nels P. Highberg, and Melissa Nicolas bring together contributors to document and reflect on the various types...

    Published December 1st 2003 by Routledge

  7. Philosophy, Rhetoric, and the End of Knowledge

    A New Beginning for Science and Technology Studies, 2nd Edition

    By Steve Fuller, James H. Collier

    In this second edition of Steve Fuller's original work Philosophy, Rhetoric, and the End of Knowledge: A New Beginning for Science and Technology Studies, James Collier joins Fuller in developing an updated and accessible version of Fuller's classic volume. The new edition shifts focus slightly to...

    Published November 1st 2003 by Routledge

  8. Rhetorical Democracy

    Discursive Practices of Civic Engagement

    Edited by Gerard Hauser, Amy Grim

    This collection presents theoretical, critical, applied, and pedagogical questions and cases of publics and public spheres, examining these contexts as sources and sites of civic engagement. Reflecting the current state of rhetorical theory and research, the contributions arise from the 2002...

    Published October 1st 2003 by Routledge

  9. Electronic Collaboration in the Humanities

    Issues and Options

    Edited by James A. Inman, Cheryl Reed, Peter Sands

    This volume provides an informed view of how information technology is shaping the contemporary humanities. It specifically reflects five ideals:*humanities scholars with all levels of access are doing important work with technology;*humanities scholars' projects with technology reflect significant...

    Published September 1st 2003 by Routledge

  10. What Writing Does and How It Does It

    An Introduction to Analyzing Texts and Textual Practices

    Edited by Charles Bazerman, Paul Prior

    In What Writing Does and How It Does It, editors Charles Bazerman and Paul Prior offer a sophisticated introduction to methods for understanding, studying, and analyzing texts and writing practices. This volume addresses a variety of approaches to analyzing texts, and considers the processes...

    Published September 1st 2003 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Landmark Essays on Rhetoric and Feminism: 1973-2000
    Edited by Cheryl Glenn, Andrea Lunsford
    To Be Published September 3rd 2014
  2. Philosophy as a Literary Art: Making Things Up
    Edited by Costica Bradatan
    To Be Published September 3rd 2014
  3. Disturbing Argument
    Edited by Catherine Palczewski
    To Be Published September 18th 2014
  4. Talk about Writing: The Tutoring Strategies of Experienced Writing Center Tutors
    By Jo Mackiewicz, Isabelle Kramer Thompson
    To Be Published September 29th 2014
  5. Landmark Essays on Speech and Writing
    Edited by Peter Elbow
    To Be Published October 13th 2014

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