Into the Field / Edition 1

Into the Field / Edition 1

by Anne Ruggles Gere

ISBN-10: 0873523997

ISBN-13: 9780873523998

Pub. Date: 03/28/1993

Publisher: Modern Language Association of America

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Modern Language Association of America
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New Edition
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6.07(w) x 9.04(h) x 0.54(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. 1The Philosophical Turn
Being Philosophical about Composition: Hermeneutics and the Teaching of Writing9
Reconnecting Rhetoric and Philosophy in the Composition Classroom30
The Phenomenology of Process44
Self-Reflection as a Way of Knowing: Phenomenological Investigations in Composition60
Polanyi and Composition: A Personal Note on a Human Science72
Argumentation and Critique: College Composition and Enlightenment Ideals84
Pt. 2Postmodern Subjectivities
Composition Studies and Cultural Studies: Collapsing Boundaries99
Composition Studies: Postmodern or Popular117
Subjectivity and Its Role in "Constructed" Knowledge: Composition, Feminist Theory, and Psychoanalysis133
Creativity and Insight: Toward a Poetics of Composition147
Composition as the Voicing of Multiple Fictions159
Ethnography and the Study of Literacy: Prospects for Socially Generous Research176
Not a Conclusion: A Conversation193
Works Cited207

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