This volume describes the formative years of English composition courses in college through a study of the most prominent documents of the time: magazine articles, scholarly reports, early textbooks, teachers' testimonies-and some of the actual student papers that provoked discussion. Includes writings by leading scholars of the era such as Adams Sherman Hill, Gertrude Buck, William Edward Mead, Lane Cooper, William Lyon Phelps, and Fred Newton Scott.Writing. the. Essay. 437. Seven Purdue Papers from Herbert LeSourd Creek and James Hugh. Examinations from ... aNote for Teachers, aquot; in English Composition, Eight Lettnres Given at the Lowell Institute (1894) 446 james Morgan Hart, anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Origins of Composition Studies in the American College, 1875–1925|
|Publisher||:||University of Pittsburgh Press - 1996-01-15|