Volume 19, Number 1 (Spring 2000)

  • writing research, Basic Writing, social science, Social Justice, multi-voiced

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Editors' Column
DOI: 10.37514/JBW-J.2000.19.1.01

Basic Writing and the Issue of Correctness, or, What to Do with "Mixed" Forms of Academic Discourse, Patricia Bizzell
DOI: 10.37514/JBW-J.2000.19.1.02

Meanness and Failure: Sanctioning Basic Writers, Terence Collins and Melissa Blum
DOI: 10.37514/JBW-J.2000.19.1.03

Going Around in Circles: Methodological Issues in Basic Writing Research, William DeGenaro and Edward M. White
DOI: 10.37514/JBW-J.2000.19.1.04

Basic Writing, Cost Effectiveness, and Ideology, Keith Gilyard
DOI: 10.37514/JBW-J.2000.19.1.05

Expectations, Interpretations and Contributions of Basic Writing, Min-Zhan Lu and Bruce Horner
DOI: 10.37514/JBW-J.2000.19.1.06

A Future for the Vanishing Present: New Work for Basic Writing, Susan Miller
DOI: 10.37514/JBW-J.2000.19.1.07

The Strategic Value of Basic Writing: An Analysis of the Current Moment, Deborah Mutnick
DOI: 10.37514/JBW-J.2000.19.1.08

Basic Work and Material Acts: The Ironies, Discrepancies, and Disjunctures of Basic Writing and Mainstreaming, Judith Rodby and Tom Fox
DOI: 10.37514/JBW-J.2000.19.1.09

Illegal Literacy, Ira Shor
DOI: 10.37514/JBW-J.2000.19.1.10

How We Have Failed the Basic Writing Enterprise, Lynn Quitman Troyka
DOI: 10.37514/JBW-J.2000.19.1.11

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About this Issue

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.

Editorial Staff

Editors: George Otte and Trudy Smoke
Editorial Assistants: Rhona Cohen and Mikhail Gershovich
Subscriptions: Mary E. Carney

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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, Office of Academic Affairs.

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