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ERIC Number: EJ563812
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0010-096X
Habits of Mind: Historical Configurations of Textual Ownership in Peer Writing Groups.
Spigelman, Candace
College Composition and Communication, v49 n2 p234-55 May 1998
Argues that students' attitudes about authorship and intellectual property rights are evidence of cultural habits of mind. Overviews perceptions of literary products as public and/or private property. Explores conflicts in legal notions of textual ownership relating to copyrights and the idea/expression dichotomy in American Constitutional law. Interweaves these themes with observations and quotations from students in peer writing groups. (RS)
Publication Type: Dissertations/Theses - Masters Theses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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