This book is a moving orchestration of our profession's deepest concerns about the economic, social, political, and practical aspects of teaching writing.... describe the resistance we have seen, and explore what might be done to make each assumption a practical reality in high ... The key questions are whose knowledge and who controls its construction? ... Committees divide public school curricula into segments; they may be as broad as English 9, English 10, and so on, or as narrow as aquot;Expository Essay. ... bound to construct a more limited kind of knowledge about writing if they never see examples that go beyond their own skills.
|Title||:||Composition & Resistance|
|Author||:||C. Mark Hurlbert, Michael Blitz|
|Publisher||:||Heinemann Educational Books - 1991|