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Engaged writers and dynamic disciplines

research on the academic writing life

by Christopher J. Thaiss

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Published by Boynton/Cook in Portsmouth, NH .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Rhetoric -- Study and teaching.,
  • Interdisciplinary approach in education.,
  • Academic writing -- Study and teaching.,
  • Scholarly publishing.,
  • Academic writing.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementChristopher Thaiss and Terry Myers Zawacki.
    ContributionsZawacki, Terry Myers.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1404 .T4717 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3414258M
    ISBN 100867095563
    LC Control Number2005030415

    Edited by Chris M. Anson and Jessie L. Moore Copy edited by Don Donahue. Designed by Mike Palmquist. In Critical Transitions: Writing and the Question of Transfer, Chris Anson and Jessie Moore offer an important new collection about prior learning and transfer theories that asks what writing knowledge should transfer, how we might recognize that transfer, and what the significance is—from a. Engaged Writers and Dynamic Disciplines. Portsmouth, NH: Boynton/Cook, Thaiss and Zawacki conduct a study at George Mason in which they interview professors from a variety of disciplines about how they write, how they teach writing and how they think about "alternative discourses," defined either as resistance against disciplinary norms or as alternate but acceptable forms.

    Books he has written or edited include Writing Science in the Twenty-First Century (Broadview Press, ), Writing Programs Worldwide: Profiles of Academic Writing in Many Places (with Gerd Brauer, Paula Carlino, Lisa Ganobcsik-Williams, and Aparna Sinha; Parlor Press and the WAC Clearinghouse, ); Engaged Writers and Dynamic Disciplines. Note: This page reflects APA 6, which is now out of date. It will remain online until , but will not be updated. The equivalent APA 7 page can be found here.. The following rules for handling works by a single author or multiple authors apply to all APA-style references in your reference list, regardless of the type of work (book, article, electronic resource, etc.).

    To meet the demands of writing and thinking in a certain discipline, you need to learn its conventions. An important aspect of being successful in college (and life) involves being aware of what academic disciplines (and professions and occupations) have in common and how they differ. View what_is_academic_writing--Thaiss from ENGH at George Mason University. From, Thaiss, Chris, and Terry Zawacki. Engaged Writers, Dynamic Disciplines: Research on .


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Thoroughly researched and incisively written, Engaged Writers and Dynamic Disciplines shows faculty and student writers taking risks with form and ideas as they weigh the demands of writing in the academy with their own passions for learning and self-expression.

Thaiss and Zawacki demonstrate that academic disciplines are dynamic spaces that accommodate a variety of alternative styles and Cited by: Thaiss and Zawacki demonstrate that academic disciplines are dynamic spaces that accommodate a variety of alternative styles and visions, even as they respect careful, systematic research.

Engaged Writers and Dynamic Disciplines illuminates disciplinary assumptions, expectations, and writing 4/5. Thaiss and Zawacki demonstrate that academic disciplines are dynamic spaces that accommodate a variety of alternative styles and visions, even as they respect careful, systematic research.

Engaged Writers and Dynamic Disciplines illuminates disciplinary assumptions, expectations, and writing practices. Its insights and conclusions will inform everyone who teaches writing or administers a Price: $ Thaiss and Zawacki demonstrate that academic disciplines are dynamic spaces that accommodate a variety of alternative styles and visions, even as they respect careful, systematic research.

Engaged Writers and Dynamic Disciplines illuminates disciplinary assumptions, expectations, and writing. Engaged Writers and Dynamic Disciplines: Re-search on the Academic Writing Life, by Chris Thaiss and Terry Myers Zawacki.

Portsmouth: Boynton/Cook, pp. Reviewed by Steven Pearlman, Indiana University of Pennsylvania In their preface, Chris Thaiss and Terry Myers Zawacki ask what is a.

"This book shows faculty and student writers taking risks with form and ideas as they weigh the demands of writing in the academy with their own passions for learning and self-expression. Thaiss and Zawacki demonstrate that academic disciplines are dynamic spaces that accommodate a variety of alternative styles and visions, even as they respect careful, systematic research."--BOOK JACKET.

Engaged Writers, Dynamic Disciplines: Research on the Academic Writing Life. Portsmouth, NH: Boynton/Cook, Heinnemann, What Is Academic Writing.

What Are Its Standards. "Academic writing" is one of those terms that is often invoked, usually solemnly, as if everyone agreed on its meaning, and so is used imprecisely yet almost always for. Engaged Writers and Dynamic Disciplines 作者: Thaiss, Christopher J./ Zawacki, Terry Myers 出版社: Heinemann 页数: 定价: 元 装帧: Pap ISBN:   It wasn’t until I was hired as a graduate research assistant for Terry Myers Zawacki and Chris Thaiss’ book, Engaged Writers, Dynamic Disciplines (), that I learned about the work of writing centers.

I sat in the back hallway of the writing center and transcribed dozens of Terry’s and Chris’ interviews with faculty across the. In Engaging Writers and Dynamic Disciplines, Chris Thaiss and Terry Zawacki explore how students learn to write in their majors, and how instructors write in their disciplines.

These two things are not synonyms. Disciplines are dynamic, even before you account for all of the interdisciplinary work that goes on between them. Results and recommendations for practice will be published in a forthcoming (March ) book from Heinemann: Engaged Writers and Dynamic Disciplines: Research on the Academic Writing Life.

Conclusions Good College Writing Comes from What Writers Care About. goal in their book Engaged Writers and Dynamic Disciplines.

Not only do they develop a definition of academic writing, they also build a developmental model for stages students move through to enter the academic conversation. I admit to being skeptical when I read the introduction of the book and saw how ambitious Thaiss and Zawacki were.

Table of contents for Engaged writers and dynamic disciplines: research on the academic writing life / Christopher Thaiss and Terry Myers Zawacki. Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog. Engaged Writers, Dynamic Disciplines: Research on the Academic Writing Life ().

Drawing on interviews with faculty members and students, this book reflects experiences in learning and teaching writing across the range of disciplines. The final chapter summarizes implications for teaching and program building.

Engaged Writers and Dynamic Disciplines: Research on the Academic Writing Life: Writing Program Association. / Roen, Duane. Research output: Other contributionAuthor: Duane Roen. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Engaged Writers and Dynamic Disciplines: Research on the Academic Writing Life at /5.

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