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ERIC Number: EJ421190
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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ISSN: ISSN-0010-096X
Composition Theory in the Eighties: Axiological Consensus and Paradigmatic Diversity.
Fulkerson, Richard
College Composition and Communication, v41 n4 p409-29 Dec 1990
Argues that a consensus is emerging that rhetorical axiology is the most important goal in teaching composition. Proposes a metatheory about the components necessary to a theory of composition. Uses the metatheory to clarify the role of a philosophy of composition. Argues that composition studies in the 1980s moved toward a homogeneity of purpose within diversity of method. (RS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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