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ERIC Number: EJ586237
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0735-6331
Electronic Mail as a Forum for Argumentative Interaction in Higher Education Studies.
Marttunen, Miika
Journal of Educational Computing Research, v18 n4 p387-405 1998
Reports on a study in which 31 undergraduate students practiced academic argumentation by e-mail. In the two "tutored" e-mail study groups, discussion topics were selected by the tutor, while in the two self-directed "student-led" groups, selection was by the students. Results support the superiority of the student-led mode over the tutor-led mode when promoting argumentative dialog. (Author/AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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