Genre theory: teaching, writing, and being

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National Council of Teachers of English, Feb 20, 2008 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 119 pages
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User Review  - Todd - Goodreads

It's a long bibliographic essay--nothing new here, but the old presented in a concise, accessible way. And it's more than a little ironic that what I have to say about the book is my attempt to locate it within an existing genre. Read full review

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User Review  - Robin - Goodreads

Greatly expands the way we look at genre-- not just a type of text but a way to operate in particular situations, cultures and relationships,including the words and texts we use. Read full review

Contents

Explaining Genre Theory
8
Pedagogical Challenges and Principles
27
Practice
43
Copyright

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