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The Resource Women Writing the Academy : Audience, Authority, and Transformation, (electronic resource)

Women Writing the Academy : Audience, Authority, and Transformation, (electronic resource)

Label
Women Writing the Academy : Audience, Authority, and Transformation
Title
Women Writing the Academy
Title remainder
Audience, Authority, and Transformation
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Women Writing the Academy is based on an extensive interview study by Gesa E. Kirsch that investigates how women in different academic disciplines perceive and describe their experiences as writers in the university. Kirsch's study focuses on the writing strategies of successful women writers, their ways of establishing authority, and the kinds of audiences they address in different disciplinary settings. Based on multiple interviews with thirty-five women from five different disciplines (anthropology, education, history, nursing, and psychology) and four academic ranks (seniors, graduate st
Member of
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Kirsch, Gesa
Dewey number
  • 808.04207073
  • 808/.042/07073
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Studies in Writing and Rhetoric
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  • English language
  • Academic writing
  • Women
  • Women
  • Authors and readers
  • Report writing
  • Women scholars
Label
Women Writing the Academy : Audience, Authority, and Transformation, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Cover; Studies in Writing & Rhetoric; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Joining the Academy: Women's Roles, Writing, and Authority; Portrait of a Writer: Professor Ashley ""Walking between raindrops . . .""; 2. The Study: Design, Method, and Assumptions; Portrait of a Writer: Ms. Dannon ""My life is in incomplete sentences. I don't have time for complete sentences.""; 3. Working against Tradition: Establishing Authority in Writing; Portrait of a Writer: Professor Caraway ""I need to be more overt about my values.""
  • 4. Expanding Communities: Writing for Academic and Nonacademic AudiencesPortrait of a Writer: Ms. King ""I try not to use too many words, try not to jumble fifty-cent words.""; 5. Crossing Disciplinary Boundaries: Transforming Academic Writing and Research; Portrait of a Writer: Professor Valentine ""I see myself as a cultivator of human relationships.""; 6. Future Visions for Reseach and Teaching; Appendix; Works Cited and Consulted; Author Biography; Back Cover
Control code
ocn905984638
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (176 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809390847
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905984638
Label
Women Writing the Academy : Audience, Authority, and Transformation, (electronic resource)
Publication
Contents
  • Cover; Studies in Writing & Rhetoric; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Joining the Academy: Women's Roles, Writing, and Authority; Portrait of a Writer: Professor Ashley ""Walking between raindrops . . .""; 2. The Study: Design, Method, and Assumptions; Portrait of a Writer: Ms. Dannon ""My life is in incomplete sentences. I don't have time for complete sentences.""; 3. Working against Tradition: Establishing Authority in Writing; Portrait of a Writer: Professor Caraway ""I need to be more overt about my values.""
  • 4. Expanding Communities: Writing for Academic and Nonacademic AudiencesPortrait of a Writer: Ms. King ""I try not to use too many words, try not to jumble fifty-cent words.""; 5. Crossing Disciplinary Boundaries: Transforming Academic Writing and Research; Portrait of a Writer: Professor Valentine ""I see myself as a cultivator of human relationships.""; 6. Future Visions for Reseach and Teaching; Appendix; Works Cited and Consulted; Author Biography; Back Cover
Control code
ocn905984638
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (176 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780809390847
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905984638

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