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ERIC Number: EJ622829
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0147-1635
"It's the Way That They Talk to You": Increasing Agency in Basic Writers through a Social Context of Care.
Piorkowski, Joan L.; Scheurer, Erika
Journal of Basic Writing, v19 n2 p72-92 Fall 2000
Explores why few students sought out and used resources in a heavily supported program that offered students a wide range of services to help them assume responsibility for their own writing. Considers under what circumstances students seek and not seek help. Concludes that students' perception of a context of care is crucial to their taking on the role of responsible writer. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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