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Encouraging Student Writing


Encouraging Student Writing

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This is a guide created for faculty members.'This booklet is based on the premise that writing is more than just an important asset in all academic disciplines; rather it is, to borrow from linguist Robin Lakoff, the currency of the university. It is through language and writing that we communicate the knowledge that we accumulate. Writing includes far more than mechanical skills such as punctuation, grammar, and capitalization. Writing is an intellectual process that involves all the major... More
Material Type: Reference Material
Technical Format: PDF
Date Added to MERLOT: February 28, 2013
Date Modified in MERLOT: February 28, 2013
Submitter: Cathy Swift


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Primary Audience: College General Ed, College Lower Division, College Upper Division, Graduate School
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Language: English
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