ERIC Number: ED307581
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988
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The Presence of Thought: Introspective Accounts of Reading and Writing. Volume XXXIV in the Advances in Discourse Processes Series.
Sternglass, Marilyn S.
This book documents and explores the range of strategies that a competent group of language users (17 students in a graduate course) employed when responding to a range of reading and writing tasks over a semester's time in a naturalistic instructional setting. The book is divided into the following six chapters: (1) "The Nature of Introspective Accounts in a Classroom Setting"; (2) "The Role of the Specific Classroom Context"; (3) "Reading in Relation to Writing"; (4) "Writing in Relation to Reading"; (5) "Textual Origins: Building Knowledge Effectively and Affectively"; and (6) "Implications for Instruction and Research." (MM)
Descriptors: Classroom Research, Critical Thinking, Graduate Students, Graduate Study, Higher Education, Naturalistic Observation, Reading Processes, Reading Strategies, Reading Writing Relationship, Student Reaction, Writing Processes
Ablex Publishing Corporation, 355 Chestnut St., Norwood, NJ 07648 ($18.95).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Research
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