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Grounded in current writing center theory and practice,The Allyn & Bacon Guide to Peer Tutoringprovides students with a comprehensive introduction to effective tutoring. Throughout the book, readers hear the voices of tutors and writers in first-person peer tutor accounts, reflective essays, and transcripts from actual sessions. Within each chapter, techniques, models, and exercises provide instruction appropriate for any level of tutoring.

Table of Contents

Preface to the Second Editionp. v
About the Authorsp. ix
Why We Tutorp. 1
The Writing Processp. 11
The Tutoring Processp. 25
Examining Expectationsp. 47
Observing in the Writing Centerp. 61
Tutoring Practicep. 73
Reflecting on the First Sessionp. 89
Reading in the Writing Centerp. 103
Working with ESL Writersp. 117
Writing Center Researchp. 127
Writing Centers: Historical and Theoretical Contextsp. 141
Interdisciplinary and On-Line Tutoringp. 155
What If...p. 169
Recommended Readingsp. 187
List of Works Citedp. 193
Indexp. 203
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