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ERIC Number: EJ365874
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
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Conventions, Conversations, and the Writer: Case Study of a Student in a Rhetoric PH.D. Program.
Berkenkotter, Carol; And Others
Research in the Teaching of English, v22 n1 p9-41 Feb 1988
Reconstructs the process through which a student becomes familiar with new subject matters and unfamiliar rhetorical and linguistic conventions. Describes one writer's attempt to achieve "specialized disciplinary literacy." Suggests the writer must be able to integrate his/her knowledge of appropriate discourse conventions with a developing knowledge of a disciplinary community's issues and research methodology. (NH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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