ERIC Number: EJ468900
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Computer-Assisted Writing on a Principled Basis: The Case against Computer-Assisted Text Analysis for Non-Proficient Writers.
Pennington, Martha C.
Language and Education, v7 n1 p43-59 1993
A case is made against the use of computer-assisted text analysis, including style analyzers and grammar checkers, with nonproficient second-language or basic-skills student writers. The inaccuracy of analysis, limited feedback, and type of revision behavior encouraged are cited. (33 references) (Author/LB)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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