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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Relevance in Argumentation

    By Douglas Walton

    In Relevance in Argumentation, author Douglas Walton presents a new method for critically evaluating arguments for relevance. This method enables a critic to judge whether a move can be said to be relevant or irrelevant, and is based on case studies of argumentation in which an argument, or part of...

    Published September 1st 2003 by Routledge

  9. Screenwriting With a Conscience

    Ethics for Screenwriters

    By Marilyn Beker

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    Screenwriting With a Conscience: Ethics for Screenwriters is for screenwriters who care deeply about what they write; who are aware that movie images matter and can influence audiences; and who want to create meaningful screenplays that make powerful statements while entertaining and winning over...

    Published August 1st 2003 by Routledge

  10. Writing for Scholarly Publication

    Behind the Scenes in Language Education

    Edited by Christine Pears Casanave, Stephanie Vandrick

    This collection of first-person essays by established authors provides a wealth of support and insights for new and experienced academic writers in language education and multicultural studies. Although writing for publication is becoming increasingly important as these fields become both more...

    Published May 1st 2003 by Routledge