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The Resource The origins of composition studies in the American college, 1875-1925 : a documentary history, John C. Brereton, editor

The origins of composition studies in the American college, 1875-1925 : a documentary history, John C. Brereton, editor

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The origins of composition studies in the American college, 1875-1925 : a documentary history
Title
The origins of composition studies in the American college, 1875-1925
Title remainder
a documentary history
Statement of responsibility
John C. Brereton, editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume describes the formative years of English composition courses in college through a study of the most prominent documents of the time: magazine articles, scholarly reports, early textbooks, teachers' testimonies-and some of the actual student papers that provoked discussion. Includes writings by leading scholars of the era such as Adams Sherman Hill, Gertrude Buck, William Edward Mead, Lane Cooper, William Lyon Phelps, and Fred Newton Scott
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1405.U6
LC item number
O75 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Brereton, John C.
Series statement
Pittsburgh series in composition, literacy, and culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
  • Report writing
  • Education, Higher
Label
The origins of composition studies in the American college, 1875-1925 : a documentary history, John C. Brereton, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 563-574) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
30623744
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxi, 584 pages
Isbn
9780822937838
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
94019483
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The origins of composition studies in the American college, 1875-1925 : a documentary history, John C. Brereton, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 563-574) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
30623744
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxi, 584 pages
Isbn
9780822937838
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
94019483
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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