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Basic Writing

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Briggs, Terri. “Helping Basic Writers Find a Topic: Using Life Experiences.” Exercise Exchange 43.2 (Spring 1998): 5-7.

Chaney, Sarah Biggs. “Study of Teacher Error: Misreading Resistance in the Basic Writing Classroom.” Journal of Basic Writing 23.1 (Spring 2004): 25-38.

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Fox, Tom. “Basic Writing as Cultural Conflict.” Journal of Education 172 (1990): 65-83.

Friedrich, Patricia. “Assessing the Needs of Linguistically Diverse First-Year Students: Bringing Together and Telling Apart International ESL, Resident ESL, and Monolingual Basic Writers.” WPA: Writing Program Administration 30.1-2 (Fall 2006): 15-36.

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Gilyard, Keith, and Elaine Richardson. “Students’ Right to Possibility: Basic Writing and African American Rhetoric.” Insurrections: Approaches to Resistance in Composition Studies. Ed. Andrea Greenbaum. Albany: SUNY UP, 2001.

Glau, Gregory R. “The ‘Stretch Program:’ Arizona State University’s New Model of University-Level Basic Writing Instruction.” WPA: Writing Program Administration 20.1-2 (Fall/Winter 1996): 79-91.

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Greene, Brenda. “Autobiography as a Liberating Force in the Basic Writing Classroom.” Voices in English Classrooms: Honoring Diversity and Change. Ed. Lenora Cook and Helen Lodge. Urbana: National Council of Teachers of English, 1996. 212-218.

Grego, Rhonda, and Nancy Thompson. “The Writing Studio Program: Reconfiguring Basic Writing/Freshman Composition.” WPA: Writing Program Administration 19.1-2 (Fall/Winter 1995): 66-89.

Grego, Rhonda, and Nancy Thompson. “Repositioning Remediation: Renegotiating Composition’s Work in the Academy.” College Composition and Communication 47.1 (February 1996): 62-84.

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Henning, Barbara. “The World Was Stone Cold: Basic Writing in an Urban University.” College English 53.6 (October 1991): 674-85.

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Horner, Bruce. “Discoursing Basic Writing.” College Composition and Communication 47.2 (May 1996): 199-222.

Horner, Bruce. “Mapping Errors and Expectations for Basic Writing: From ‘Frontier Field’ to ‘Border Country.’” English Education 26 (1994): 29-51.

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Hull, Glynda. “An Attempt to Categorize Error (Or Can Stray Dogs Be Mermaids?)” Sourcebook for Basic Writing Teachers. Ed. Theresa Enos. New York: Random, 1987. 259-274.

Hull, Glynda, and Mike Rose. “‘This Wooden Shack Place’: The Logic of an Unconventional Reading.” College Composition and Communication 41 (October 1990): 287-98.

Hull, Glynda, and Mike Rose. “Rethinking Remediation: Toward a Social-Cognitive Understanding of Problematic Reading and Writing.” Written Communication 6.2 (1989): 139-54.

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Hunter, Paul. “‘Waiting for an Aristotle’: A Moment in the History of the Basic Writing Movement.” College English 54.8 (December 1992): 914-27.

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Lu, Min-Zhan. “Redefining the Legacy of Mina Shaughnessy: A Critique of the Politics of Linguistic Innocence.” Journal of Basic Writing 10.1 (1991): 26-39. Rpt. The Writing Teacher’s Sourcebook. Ed. Gary Tate, Edward P.J. Corbett and Nancy Myers. 3rd ed. New York: Oxford UP, 1994. 327-37.

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McNenny, Gerri, ed. Mainstreaming Basic Writers: Politics and Pedagogies of Access. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum, 2001.

Montgomery, Michael. “Dialects and Basic Writers.” Research in Basic Writing: A Bibliographic Sourcebook. 1990. 95-116.

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Moreno, Renee M. “‘The Politics of Location’: Text as Opposition.” College Composition and Communication 54.2 (December 2002): 222-242.

Murphy, Ann. “Transference and Resistance in the Basic Writing Classroom: Problematics and Praxis.” College Composition and Communication 40 (1989): 175-87.

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Mutnick, Deborah. Writing in an Alien World: Basic Writing and the Struggle for Equality in Higher Education. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, 1995.

Perkins, Priscilla. “Detecting the Camouflaged Conflicts: Blackness, Whiteness, and Language Difference in Basic Writing Courses.” Conflicts and Crises in the Composition ClassroomÑand What Instructors Can Do About Them. Ed. Dawn Skorczewski and Matthew Parfitt. Portsmouth, NH: Boynton/Cook, 2003. 51-55.

Perl, Sondra. “The Composing Processes of Unskilled College Writers.” Research in the Teaching of English 13 (1979): 317-36. Rpt. Cross-Talk in Comp Theory: A Reader. Ed. Victor Villanueva, Jr. Urbana, IL: NCTE, 1997. 17-42.

Phelps, Louise Wetherbee. “When ‘Basic Skills’ Are Really Basic and Really Skills.” Constructing Rhetorical Education. Ed. Marie Secor and Davida Charney. Carbondale: Southern Illinois UP, 1992. 116-39.

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Render, Sue. “TESL Research and Basic Writing.” Research in Basic Writing: A Bibliographic Sourcebook. Eds. Michael G. Moran and Martin J. Jacobi. Greenwood P, 1990. 117-139.

Rodby, Judith. “What’s It Worth and What’s It For? Revisions to Basic Writing Revisited.” College Composition and Communication 47.1 (February 1996): 107-111.

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Rose, Mike. “The Language of Exclusion: Writing Instruction at the University.” College English 47.4 (Apr. 1985): 341-359.

Rose, Mike. “Narrowing the Mind and Page: Remedial Writers and Cognitive Reductionism.” College Composition and Communication 39 (1988): 267-302.

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Stotsky, Sandra. “Teaching the Vocabulary of Academic Discourse.” Journal of Basic Writing 2 (1970: 15-39. Rpt. A Sourcebook for Basic Writing Teachers. Ed. Theresa Enos. NY: Random House, 1987. 328-347.

Stygall, Gail. “Resisting Privilege: Basic Writing and Foucault’s Author Function.” College Composition and Communication 45.3 (October 1994): 320-41.

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Zamel, Vivian. “Engaging Students in Writing-to-Learn: Promoting Language and Literacy across the Curriculum.” Journal of Basic Writing 19.2 (2000): 3-21.