Adopting a broad interdisciplinary approach, this book discusses the main issues in the theory and practice of writing. It aims to provide a general framework in order to consider the complex nature of the subject, including cross-cultural aspects.The papers submitted include a persuasive essay, a more general expository essay, and two other pieces of academic writing (letters, ... In a 1990 pilot study, NAEP collected approximately 2000 portfolios assembled by 4th and 8th graders.
|Title||:||Theory and practice of writing|
|Author||:||William Grabe, Robert B. Kaplan|
|Publisher||:||Longman Pub Group - 1996-10-11|