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Talking, Sketching, Moving Multiple Literacies in the Teaching of Writing

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ISBN-10: 0867095709

ISBN-13: 9780867095708

Edition: 2001

Authors: Patricia Dunn, Patricia A. Dunn

List price: $40.00
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I had two very strong responses to this book. On the one hand, I was simply impressed. . . . On the other hand - and precisely because it was so effectively written - the book made me squirm. . . . Talk about hitting home. - Stephen M .North College composition is failing on three counts: we are not using all available means of helping students realize and use the power of written text; we are relying too much on linguistic pathways; and we are not taking full advantage of what students can teach us about other ways of knowing. In short, we're excluding people. Talking, Sketching, Moving offers a better alternative. Patricia Dunn makes the case for a writing pedagogy that draws upon…    
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Book details

List price: $40.00
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Heinemann
Publication date: 9/26/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 192
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.594
Language: English

Foreword
Introduction
Challenging Theories of Knowing
Paulo Freire's "Multiple Channels of Communication"
Strategies for Using Sketching, Speaking, Movement, and Metaphor to Generate and Organize Text
Revising and Editing: Myths, Metaphors, and Multisensory Strategies
Using Non-Writing to Analyze Reading
Handling Professional Issues
Works Cited
Index