Record Details

Catalogue Search

Academic discourse and critical consciousness / Patricia Bizzell.

Bizzell, Patricia, (author.).
Image of item

Electronic resources

Subject: English language > Rhetoric > Study and teaching.
Academic writing > Study and teaching.
Criticism > Authorship.
Critical thinking.
Genre: Electronic books.
Electronic books.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780822971559
  • ISBN: 0822971550
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (vi, 295 pages).
  • Publisher: Pittsburgh : University of Pittsburgh Press, [1992]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- The ethos of academic discourse -- Thomas Kuhn, scientism, and English studies -- "Inherent" ideology, "universal" history, "empirical" evidence, and "context-free" writing : some problems in E.D. Hirsch's The philosophy of composition / coauthored with Bruce Herzberg -- Cognition, convention, and certainty : what we need to know about writing -- College composition : initiation into the academic discourse community -- Academic discourse and critical consciousness : an application of Paulo Freire -- William Perry and liberal education -- What happens when basic writers come to college? -- Composing processes : an overview -- Foundationalism and anti-foundationalism in composition studies -- What is a discourse community? -- Arguing about literacy -- Beyond anti-foundationalism to rhetorical authority : problems defining "cultural literacy."
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Note: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Action Note: digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve
Source of Description Note: Print version record.

Additional Resources