ERIC Number: EJ413745
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Gender Influences on the Language Processes of College Basic Writers.
Deming, Mary P.; Gowen, Sheryl G.
Community/Junior College Quarterly of Research and Practice, v14 n3 p177-87 Jul-Sep 1990
Describes a study comparing the writing processes and written work of 33 female and male freshman. Students were given a Writing Anxiety Scale, asked to write two essays, and then interviewed. Analyzes length of time spent composing, number of words, use of personal pronouns, topic preference, writing anxiety, and writing experiences. (PAA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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