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ERIC Number: EJ581356
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0010-096X
Composition History and the "Harbrace College Handbook."
Hawhee, Debra
College Composition and Communication, v50 n3 p504-23 Feb 1999
Presents a critical history of a particular composition handbook: the "Harbrace College Handbook." Argues that such handbooks serve two important institutional purposes: articulating what is deemed important subject matter for composition classrooms (handbooks write the discipline); and shaping teacher and student subjectivities (disciplining the writer). (SR)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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