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ERIC Number: EJ587468
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0889-6143
Postcolonialism and the Idea of a Writing Center.
Bawarshi, Anis; Pelkowski, Stephanie
Writing Center Journal, v19 n2 p41-58 Spr-Sum 1999
Argues that the writing center is an ideal place to teach and practice a critical and self-reflective form of acculturation, encouraging underprepared students (especially those marginalized by race, class, and ethnicity) to adopt critical consciousness. Discusses acculturation verses the goals of critical consciousness, the traditional writing center, acculturation and colonialism, and the postcolonial writing center. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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