The study's major findings include data which suggests that place is a determining factor for doctoral candidates when they apply for jobs and when they accept job offers, a finding which contradicts conventional wisdom and published advice for job seekers in English. The national survey of place-based pedagogues offers an overview of the perceived benefits of place-based pedagogy according to writing studies teachers. Using a case study method, McCracken profiles six writing teachers' whose use of place in the classroom expands previous conceptions of a critical pedagogy of place.Description: This course is designed to help you develop your voice and authority as a writer through greater awareness of ... Materials: The Norton Anthology of Nature Writing (College Edition) w/ Field Guide, Eds. Finch and Elder A Writera#39;s Reference (5th or 6th ... You will write a proposal telling me what you plan to do.
|Title||:||Locating Place in Writing Studies: An Investigation of Professional and Pedagogical Place-based Effects|
|Author||:||Ila Moriah McCracken|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2008|