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ERIC Number: EJ542514
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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ISSN: ISSN-0735-1259
What's Wrong with WAC Anthologies?
Byrnes, Robert; Turner, Brian
Journal of Teaching Writing, v14 n1-2 p129-45 1995
Reviews three kinds of Writing Across the Curriculum (WAC) anthologies and explains how they frustrate WAC aims, sever the healthy relations between reading and writing, and subject students to nonacademic rhetorical situations. Expresses concern about anthologies that contain non-academic or belletristic selections as a means of retaining student interest. (TB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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