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Finding Grandma's Words: A Case Study in the Art of Revising, Rebecca Mlynarczyk
Correctness and Its Conceptions: The Meaning of Language Form for Basic Writers, Michael Newman
An Urban University and Its Academic Support Program: Teaching Basic Writing in the Context of an "Urban Mission", Carol Severino
Evaluating a Basic Writing Program, Wilma Wolcott
Failure: The Student's or the Assessment's?, Kay Harley and Sally I. Cannon
A Response to Ed White's "The Importance of Placement and Basic Studies", Sharon Crowley
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The Journal of Basic Writingpublishes articles of theory, research, and teaching practices related to basic writing. Articles are refereed by members of the Editorial Board and the Editors.
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The Journal of Basic Writing is published twice a year, in the spring and fall, with support from the City University of New York, Instructional Resource Center.
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