Under Construction: Working at the Intersections of Composition Theory, Research, and Practice

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Christine Farris, Chris M. Anson
Utah State University Press, 1998 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 332 pages
Few composition scholars two decades ago would have imagined the rate at which their field is now developing, expanding beyond its boundaries, creating new alliances, and locating new sites for research and generation of knowledge. In their introduction to this volume, Farris and Anson argue that, faced with a welter of competing models, compositionists too quickly dichotomize and dismiss. The contributors to Under Construction, therefore, address themselves to the need for commerce among competing visions of the field. They represent diverse settings and distinct points.

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Complicating Composition
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ONE Theory Research Practice Work
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THREE Toward a Theory of Theory for
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