ERIC Number: EJ225937
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980
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Teaching Composition: Three Basic Principles.
Mahon, Robert L.
Community College Frontiers, v8 n2 p14-17 Win 1980
Discusses the unconscious process by which humans learn to write through imitation and repetition, and describes the employment of these techniques in English composition instruction. Argues that teacher authority, based on his/her subject knowledge and ability to communicate, is also necessary to student motivation. (JP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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