Meanness and Failure: Sanctioning Basic Writers, Terence Collins and Melissa Blum
Going Around in Circles: Methodological Issues in Basic Writing Research, William DeGenaro and Edward M. White
Basic Writing, Cost Effectiveness, and Ideology, Keith Gilyard
Expectations, Interpretations and Contributions of Basic Writing, Min-Zhan Lu and Bruce Horner
Illegal Literacy, Ira Shor
How We Have Failed the Basic Writing Enterprise, Lynn Quitman Troyka
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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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