A Guide to Composition Pedagogies

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2000-07-06
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
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Reflecting the rich complexity of contemporary college composition pedagogy, this unique collection presents twelve original essays on several of the most important approaches to the teaching of writing. Each essay is written by an experienced teacher/scholar and describes one of the majorpedagogies employed today: process, expressive, rhetorical, collaborative, feminist, critical, cultural studies, community service, and basic writing. Writing centers, writing across the curriculum, and technology and the teaching of writing are also discussed. The essays are composed of personalstatements on pedagogical applications and bibliographical guides that aid students and new teachers in further study and research. Contributors include Christopher Burnham, William A. Covino, Ann George, Diana George, Eric H. Hobson, Rebecca Moore Howard, Susan C. Jarratt, Laura Julier, SusanMcLeod, Charles Moran, Deborah Mutnick, Lad Tobin, and John Trimbur. An invaluable tool for graduate students and new teachers, A Guide to Composition Pedagogies provides an exceptional introduction to composition studies and the extensive range of pedagogical approaches used today.

Table of Contents

Preface vi
Process Pedagogy
Lad Tobin
Expressive Pedagogy: Practice/Theory, Theory/Practice
Christopher Burnham
Rhetorical Pedagogy
William A. Covino
Collaborative Pedagogy
Rebecca Moore Howard
Cultural Studies and Composition
Diana George
John Trimbur
Critical Pedagogy: Dreaming of Democracy
Ann George
Feminist Pedagogy
Susan C. Jarratt
Community-Service Pedagogy
Laura Julier
The Pedagogy of Writing Across the Curriculum
Susan McLeod
Writing Center Pedagogy
Eric H. Hobson
On the Academic Margins: Basic Writing Pedagogy
Deborah Mutnick
Technology and the Teaching of Writing
Charles Moran
Contributors 225(4)
Author Index 229(7)
Title Index 236(14)
Subject Index 250

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