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Basic writing in America

Basic writing in America

the history of nine college programs

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Published by Hampton Press in Cresskill, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Rhetoric -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States,
  • Creative writing (Higher education) -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Nicole Pepinster Greene, Patricia J. McAlexander.
    SeriesResearch and teaching in rhetoric and composition
    ContributionsGreene, Nicole Pepinster., McAlexander, Patricia J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1405.U6 B37 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16444803M
    ISBN 109781572737587, 9781572737594
    LC Control Number2008003058

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