Survival of the Fittest: Ten Years in a Basic Writing Program, Hephzibah Roskelly
Why Test? Marie Jean Lederman
Instruction and Assessment of Writing in China: The National Unified Entrance Examination for Institutions of Higher Education, Gao Jie and Marie Jean Lederman
Rhetorical Implications of School Discourse for Writing Placement, Kathryn A. Fitzgerald
Competing Epistemologies and Female Basic Writers, Paul Hunter, Nadine Pearce, Sue Lee, Shirley Goldsmith, Patricia Feldman, and Holly Weaver
Orthography Revisited: A Response to Kristine Anderson, Ann B. Dobie
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