Volume 9, Number 2 (Fall 1990)

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Editor's Column

Finding a Family, Finding a Voice: A Writing Teacher Teaches Writing Teachers, Lynn Z. Bloom

Suburban African-American Basic Writing, Grades 7-12: A Text Analysis, Jane Zeni and Joan Krater Thomas

Exclusively Positive Responses to Student Writing, Frances Zak

Applying Intellectual Development Theory to Composition, Patrick J. Slattery

The Revival of Rhetoric: A Bibliographic Essay, Göran "George" Moberg

Through Students' Eyes: The Experiences of three ESL Writers, Vivian Zamel

Placement and Pedagogy: UC Santa Barbara's Preparatory Program, Jody Millward

News and Announcements

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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: Bill Bernhardt and Peter Miller
Associate and Managing Editor:Ruth Davis
Associate Editor: Marilyn Maiz
Copyreader: Richard A. Mandelbaum

Editorial Board

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

Cover design by E. H. Jaffe

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