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Research in basic writing [electronic resource] : a bibliographic sourcebook / edited by Michael G. Moran and Martin J. Jacobi.

Contributor(s): Moran, Michael G | Jacobi, Martin James, 1949-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Greenwood Press, 1990Description: 1 online resource (ix, 259 p.).ISBN: 9780313387999 (electronic bk.); 0313387990 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): English language -- Rhetoric -- Study and teaching -- Bibliography | English language -- Grammar -- Study and teaching -- Bibliography | Basic writing (Remedial education) -- Bibliography | Reference & resource series | REFERENCE | Schreibenlernen | Literaturbericht | Schreibunterricht | Aufsatz | Englischunterricht | Schriftlicher Ausdruck | Englisches Sprachgebiet | RhetoricGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Research in basic writing.DDC classification: 016.808/042/07 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Who are basic writers? / Andrea Lunsford and Patricia A. Sullivan -- Developmental psychology and basic writers / Donna Haisty Winchell -- Literacy theory and basic writing / Mariolina Salvatori and Glynda Hull -- Modern grammar and basic writers / Ronald F. Lunsford -- Dialects and basic writers / Michael Montgomery -- TESL research and basic writing / Sue Render -- Basic writing courses and programs / Michael D. Hood -- Computers and writing instruction / Stephen A. Bernhardt and Patricia G. Wojahn -- Writing laboratories and basic writing / Donna Beth Nelson -- Preparing teachers of basic writing / Richard A. Filloy -- Appendix : selective bibliography of basic writing textbooks / Mary Sue Ply.
Summary: This reference handbook surveys research on the central issue associated with the teaching of unprepared writers. Though basic writing has only been recognized as a distinct area of teaching and research since 1975, the existing bibliographic texts already seem limited due to their age or lack of annotation. This volume provides current and extensive bibliographic essays and will help to define this new field of study for teachers and researchers.
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Who are basic writers? / Andrea Lunsford and Patricia A. Sullivan -- Developmental psychology and basic writers / Donna Haisty Winchell -- Literacy theory and basic writing / Mariolina Salvatori and Glynda Hull -- Modern grammar and basic writers / Ronald F. Lunsford -- Dialects and basic writers / Michael Montgomery -- TESL research and basic writing / Sue Render -- Basic writing courses and programs / Michael D. Hood -- Computers and writing instruction / Stephen A. Bernhardt and Patricia G. Wojahn -- Writing laboratories and basic writing / Donna Beth Nelson -- Preparing teachers of basic writing / Richard A. Filloy -- Appendix : selective bibliography of basic writing textbooks / Mary Sue Ply.

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This reference handbook surveys research on the central issue associated with the teaching of unprepared writers. Though basic writing has only been recognized as a distinct area of teaching and research since 1975, the existing bibliographic texts already seem limited due to their age or lack of annotation. This volume provides current and extensive bibliographic essays and will help to define this new field of study for teachers and researchers.

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