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The politics of writing centers

The politics of writing centers

Author: Jane V Nelson; Kathy Evertz
Publisher: Portsmouth, NH : Boynton/Cook Publishers-Heinemann, ©2001.
Series: CrossCurrents (Portsmouth, N.H.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : English

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jane V Nelson; Kathy Evertz
ISBN: 0867095695 9780867095692
OCLC Number: 46383914
Description: xvii, 151 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Writing centers and writing programs: local and communal politics / Peter Carino --
What's in a name? / Pat McQueeney --
Fill 'er up, pass the band-aids, center the margin, and praise the Lord: mixing metaphors in the writing lab / Katherine M. Fischer and Muriel Harris --
Peer tutoring: keeping the contradiction productive / Jane Cogie --
Graduate students in the writing center: confronting the cult of (non)expertise / Carrie Shively Leverenz --
Labor pains: a political analysis of writing center tutoring / Linda K. Shamoon and Deborah H. Burns --
Sites for (invisible) intellectual work / Margaret J. Marshall --
The politics of administrative and physical location / Carol Peterson Haviland, Carmen M. Fye, and Richard Colby --
Political issues in secondary school writing centers / Pamela B. Childers and James K. Upton --
An audit of the National Writing Centers Association's growth / Eric Hobson and Kelly Lowe. Lining up ducks or herding cats?: the politics of writing center accreditation / Jeanne H. Simpson and Barry M. Maid --
The disappearing writing center within the disappearing academy: the challenges and consequences of outsourcing in the twenty-first century / Christina Murphy and Joe Law.
Series Title: CrossCurrents (Portsmouth, N.H.)
Other Titles: Writing centers
Responsibility: edited by Jane Nelson and Kathy Evertz ; foreword by John Trimbur.


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