Writing well is essential for participation in today's increasingly service-oriented economy, and national writing assessments show one rarely studied group is failing to write proficiently: male student writers in higher education. Across all economic, racial, and language groups, male students' underachievement in writing is at its most profound as they enter college (Hillocks, 2006).literature or lived experience where he would write aquot;about a certain topic and explain. . .itaquot;; he was taught in what appears to ... Henrya#39;s early high school writing experiences found him writing essays (aquot;If we had to write about a political issue wea#39;d probably ... As he shares, in one instance he was writing scholarship essays.
|Title||:||Male Student Writers as Speaking Grotesque Bodies: A Study of Male Student Writer Identity|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2008|