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ERIC Number: EJ548765
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0147-1635
Narratives of Identity: Theorizing the Writer and the Nation.
Young, Morris
Journal of Basic Writing, v15 n2 p50-75 Fall 1996
Explores ways basic writers theorize identities that locate them in the larger culture. States that as part of the composing process students need to locate their own notions of the writer in a dominant culture that has labeled them "at risk." Studies student texts for "theories" about writing and identity; moves to construct identity through the recuperation of language. (PA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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