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ERIC Number: EJ517721
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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ISSN: ISSN-0010-096X
The Marginality of the Left-Hand Castes (A Parable for Writing Teachers).
Hjortshoj, Keith
College Composition and Communication, v46 n4 p491-505 Dec 1995
Uses an account of the "left-hand castes" or the "Kammalans" in India to investigate the marginal status of writing teachers in the academy today. Argues for a university structure in which language and language programs are neither at the top of the professional hierarchy nor the bottom but at the center. (TB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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