Curious Reader Exploring Personal and Academic Inquiry

ISBN-10: 0321365224
ISBN-13: 9780321365224
Edition: 2nd 2006 (Revised)
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Book details

List price: $106.20
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Longman Publishing Group
Publication date: 8/10/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 560
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.738
Language: English

Michelle Payne is Assistant Professor of English at Boise State University in Boise, Idaho, where she currently serves as Assistant Director of the Writing Program, trains teaching assistants, and teaches courses in writing, composition and rhetorical theory, and feminist theory. She has contributed essays and chapters to several publications, including The Bucknell Review, Taking Stock: The Writing Process Movement in the 90's (coedited by Lad Tobin and Thomas Newkirk), and Writing and Healing: Toward an Informed Practice (coedited by Charles Anderson and Marian MacCurdy).

Research and the Problems of Everyday Life
Research and the Spirit of Inquiry
Strategies for a Curious Reader
Nonfiction or Fiction
How a Researcher Reads
Four Techniques for Strategic Reading
An Alternative to the Dialogue Journal
How to Use This Book
An Amateur's Raid in a World of Specialists: Essaying Research
Introduction: The Research Essay
Selection of Readings
No Wonder They Call Me a Bitch
Little Suckers
Some Dreamers of the Golden Dream
On Societies as Organisms
Looking at Women
My Secret History
Let Them Eat Fat
Student Essay:An Experience in Acronyms
Boundary Crossings: When Academic Research Gets Personal
Introduction
Exercise 2.1
Shalt I? Selection of Readings
Somebody Must Say These Things
Earthquake News
Joe Cool's Work
Grief and a Headhunter's Rage
Small Town Race: A Performance Text
Death of the Profane
Flight from Cool
Student Essay:In Search of Grace
Seeing Thickly: Ethnography
Introduction
Selection of Readings
Fifteen
American Male at Age Ten
Connie and the Sandman Ladies
Streets, Sidewalks, Stores and Stories
Life Online:Researching Real Experience in Virtual Space
The Cave
Student Essay:Mary Kay: American Dream in a Bottle
Making Sense of Formal Research: An Ethnography of Reading
Introduction
Selection of Readings
Challenges Confronting Cross-Sex Friendships: Much Ado About Nothing?
Love Without Sex: The Impact of Psychological Intimacy Between Men and Woman at Work
Celibate Passion
Just Friendsby Ab
Shocking Pictures: Reading and Writing Across Genres and Disciplines
Introduction
Selection of Readings
Case Study #26: Photojournalism and Tragedy
National Press Photographers Association Code of Ethics
The Boston Photographs
Victims of Violence
Is the Medium the Message? An Experimental Test with Morbid News
In Plato's Cave
The Dying and Reviving of Death
Coming to Know: Readings on Inquiry
Introduction
Selection of Readings
Buffalo
The Lesson
Learning Styles and Intellectual Development
Received Knowledge
What Michael Said: Confessions of the Epistemologically Challenged
Methodological Believing and Doubting: Contraries in Inquiry
From the Outside In
Index

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