Volume 7, Number 1 (Spring 1988)

  • Writing Program, international, assessment, Basic Writing, Gender, feminist theory

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Editor's Column
DOI: 10.37514/JBW-J.1988.7.1.01

On Not Listening in Order to Hear: Collaborative Learning and the Rewards of Classroom Research, Kenneth A. Bruffee
DOI: 10.37514/JBW-J.1988.7.1.02

Survival of the Fittest: Ten Years in a Basic Writing Program, Hephzibah Roskelly
DOI: 10.37514/JBW-J.1988.7.1.03

Bureaucracy and Basic Writing Programs; or, Fallout from the Jan Kemp Trial, George H. Jensen
DOI: 10.37514/JBW-J.1988.7.1.04

Why Test? Marie Jean Lederman
DOI: 10.37514/JBW-J.1988.7.1.05

Instruction and Assessment of Writing in China: The National Unified Entrance Examination for Institutions of Higher Education, Gao Jie and Marie Jean Lederman
DOI: 10.37514/JBW-J.1988.7.1.06

Rhetorical Implications of School Discourse for Writing Placement, Kathryn A. Fitzgerald
DOI: 10.37514/JBW-J.1988.7.1.07

Competing Epistemologies and Female Basic Writers, Paul Hunter, Nadine Pearce, Sue Lee, Shirley Goldsmith, Patricia Feldman, and Holly Weaver
DOI: 10.37514/JBW-J.1988.7.1.08

Orthography Revisited: A Response to Kristine Anderson, Ann B. Dobie
DOI: 10.37514/JBW-J.1988.7.1.09

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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: Lynn Quitman Troyka
Associate and Managing Editor:Ruth Davis
Associate Editor: Marilyn Maiz
Copyreader: Richard A. Mandelbaum

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The Journal of Basic Writing is published with support from the City University of New York, Instructional Resource Center.

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