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ERIC Number: EJ508096
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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ISSN: ISSN-0741-0883
"I'm Just No Good at Writing": Epistemological Style and Attitudes toward Writing.
Charney, Davida; And Others
Written Communication, v12 n3 p298-329 Jul 1995
Assesses writing attitudes and epistemologies of 117 first-year and 329 upper-level undergraduates. Uses attitude scales and epistemological scales. Finds that students with higher "evaluatism" scores tended to enjoy writing more, and that differences in attitudes and epistemologies emerged between men and women and among upper-level students in four disciplinary groups. Discusses implications for writing pedagogy. (PA)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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