Representing Childhood and Atrocity
Examines the ways in which writers and artists have attempted to address children’s experience of atrocity.
The Other Side of Pedagogy
Delineates Lacan’s theory of the four discourses as a practical framework through which faculty can reflect on where their students are, developmentally, and where they might go.
Relates Black Freedom Movements to literacy education.
The Way Literacy Lives
Challenges an autonomous model of literacy instruction in favor of one that recognizes and builds on students’ facility in navigating other rhetorical contexts.
Death in the Classroom
Shows how death education can be brought from the healing professions to the literature classroom.
Including interviews with several of America's leading environmental writers, this volume addresses the intersections between writing and nature.
Explores theoretical and pedagogical approaches to "resistance," showing how this concept plays out in the college writing classroom.
Breaking Down the Digital Walls
An exploration of the benefits and problems of using the Internet in education.
Negation, Subjectivity, and The History of Rhetoric
Examines the principles of historiography that are generally applied to writing what we call "The History of Rhetoric. " Focusing on the Sophists Gorgias and Isocrates, and on how each has been received and refigured by historians, the book moves beyond
Order and Partialities
Looks at the political and cultural issues involved in teaching postcolonial literatures and theories.
Approaches to Computer Writing Classrooms
This text provides a variety of practical and theoretical approaches to computer classroom design. Pedagogical, ethical, and political issues are discussed as well as nuts-and-bolts construction, adapting ...
On Literacy and Its Teaching
This book recognizes and embraces the complexities of modern English teaching. It presents English teachers and teacher educators with a critical view of current professional issues and concerns in the ...
Bilingualism through Schooling
Bilingualism Through Schooling is a comprehensive survey of bilingual education. It shows how bilingual schooling can have a double impact by providing students with functional second-language competence, ...