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ERIC Number: EJ559348
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0013-8355
The Genrists Are Coming.
Peach, Derek
English Quarterly, v29 n2 p34-45 1997
States that "genrists" believe text can be described by its genre or purpose following the edict of "form follows function." Finds that such genre studies (originating in Australia) are a feature of the composition teaching which as an instructional model owes fealty to the Language Awareness and Knowledge about Language movements which have received support for the past 30 years. (PA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Australia