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Evaluating writing

the role of teachers" knowledge about text, learning, and culture

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by National Council of Teachers of English in Urbana, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Rhetoric -- Study and teaching,
  • English language -- Composition and exercises,
  • English language -- Rhetoric -- Ability testing,
  • Report writing -- Evaluation,
  • School prose -- Evaluation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 392-396) and index.

    Statementedited by Charles R. Cooper, Lee Odell.
    ContributionsCooper, Charles Raymond, 1934-, Odell, Lee, 1940-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1404 .E93 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 408 p. ;
    Number of Pages408
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL375308M
    ISBN 100814116256
    LC Control Number98037174

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