Introduction, Mina P. Shaughnessy
Teaching Standard Written English, by Sarah D'Eloia
Dialect Interference in Writing: A Tripartite Analysis, Barbara Quint Gray
Error's Endless Train: Why Students Don't Perceive Errors, Patricia Laurence
The Syntax of Error, Valerie Krishna
Chinese Language Interference in Written English, Nancy Duke S. Lay
Spanish Influence on Written English, Betty Rizzo and Santiago Villafane
Putting Error in Its Place, Isabella Halsted
This issue is available in Adobe's Portable Document Format (PDF).
The Journal of Basic Writing publishes articles of theory, research, and teaching practices related to basic writing. Each issue of the Journal is devoted to once topic. Articles are reviewed by members of the Editorial Board and the Editors.
Editor: Mina P. Shaughnessy Managing Editor: Sally Heaphy
The Journal of Basic Writing is published with support from the City College of New York, Department of English.
Cover design by Jamie Ross
Copyright © 1976 by the English Department, City College of New York.