NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
ERIC Number: ED032344
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1965-Feb
Pages: 3
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Jargon, Prufrock, and the "Cop-Out".
Cohen, Savin
College Composition and Communication, v16 n1 p27-29 Feb 1965
A teacher's developing awareness of his college students' dependence on jargon as the expression of their culture is portrayed with the aid of quotations from Eliot's "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock." Parallels are drawn between Prufrock's attitudes and student language in the classroom. (AF)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: N/A
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Council of Teachers of English, Champaign, IL.
Identifiers: Eliot (T S)