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Forthcoming Writing & Composition Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Plain Language and Ethical Action

    A Dialogic Approach to Technical Content in the 21st Century

    By Russell Willerton

    Series: ATTW Series in Technical and Professional Communication

    Plain Language and Ethical Action examines and evaluates principles and practices of plain language that technical content producers can apply to meet their audiences’ needs in an ethical way. Applying the BUROC framework (Bureaucratic, Unfamiliar, Rights-Oriented, and Critical) to identify...

    To Be Published June 10th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Pedagogies of Public Memory

    Teaching Writing and Rhetoric at Museums, Memorials, and Archives

    Edited by Jane Greer, Laurie Grobman

    Series: Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

    The creation, maintenance, revision, and destruction of public memory is inherently a multimodal rhetorical process, and architecture, objects, images, sound, and texts are among the persuasive resources that can be marshalled at sites of public memory. The production of public memory is an...

    To Be Published June 15th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Teaching and Learning Argumentative Writing in High School English Language Arts Classrooms

    By George Newell, David Bloome, Alan Hirvela

    Focused on the teaching and learning argumentative writing in grades 9-12, this important contribution to literacy education research and classroom practice offers a new perspective, a set of principled practices, and case studies of excellent teaching. The case studies illustrate teaching and...

    To Be Published June 26th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Authorship Contested

    Cultural Challenges to the Authentic, Autonomous Author

    Edited by Amy E. Robillard, Ron Fortune

    Series: Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

    This volume explores a dimension of authorship not given its due in the critical discourse to this point—authorship contested. Much of the existing critical literature begins with a text and the proposition that the text has an author. The debates move from here to questions about who the author is...

    To Be Published July 24th 2015 by Routledge

  5. A Healing Art: Regeneration Through Autobiography

    By Marilyn Chandler McEntyre

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Autobiography

    Originally published in 1990. Many post-World War I autobiographies focus on episodes of crisis. In a century torn by global strife and breakdown of cultural institutions, autobiography provides a way of recovering from crisis and restructuring reality–a healing act that involves the writer in a "...

    To Be Published August 13th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Primary Research and Writing

    People, Places, and Spaces

    By Lynee Lewis Gaillet, Michelle F. Eble

    Developed for emerging academic writers, Primary Research and Writing offers a fresh take on the nature of doing research in the writing classroom. Encouraging students to write about topics for which they have a passion or personal connection, this text emphasizes the importance of primary...

    To Be Published August 26th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Landmark Essays on Archival Research

    Edited by Lynee Lewis Gaillet, Diana Eidson

    Series: Landmark Essays Series

    This collection gathers over twenty years of essays addressing archival research methodologies and methods. The selection of essays found within, presented chronologically, bring forward the theories and practices that define this essential form of scholarly inquiry. They allow readers to get a...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Language, Culture, Identity, and Citizenship in College Classrooms and Communities

    By Juan C Guerra

    Series: NCTE-Routledge Research Series

    Language, Culture, Identity and Citizenship in College Classrooms and Communities examines what takes place in writing classrooms beyond academic analytical and argumentative writing to include forms that engage students in navigating the civic, political, social, and cultural spheres they inhabit....

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Profile Pieces

    Journalism and the 'Human Interest' Bias

    Edited by Sue Joseph, Richard Lance Keeble

    Series: Routledge Research in Journalism

    This book examines the history, theory and journalistic practice of profile writing. Profiles, and the practice of writing them, are of increasing interest to scholars of journalism because conflicts between the interviewer and the subject exemplify the changing nature of journalism itself. While...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Sexual Rhetorics

    Methods, Identities, Publics

    Edited by Jonathan Alexander, Jacqueline Rhodes

    Series: Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

    Sexual rhetoric is the self-conscious and critical engagement with discourses of sexuality that exposes both their naturalization and their queering, their torquing to create different or counter-discourses, giving voice and agency to multiple and complex sexual experiences. This volume explores...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge