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ERIC Number: EJ551827
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0010-096X
Safe Houses in the Contact Zone: Coping Strategies of African-American Students in the Academy.
Canagarajah, A. Suresh
College Composition and Communication, v48 n2 p173-96 May 1997
Explores the culture of a summer writing course (at the University of Texas) for first-year ethnic minority students that is designed to help induct them gradually into the academic culture and improve retention rate. Observes and records behavior and discourses of the class's African American students. Focuses on learning strategies displayed in oral and written communication. (PA)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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