By Rebecca S. Nowacek
While many reports of move are longitudinal, with information gathered over numerous years, Nowacek’s is synchronous, a wealthy cross-section of the writing and school room discussions produced by way of a team-taught studying community—three professors and eighteen scholars enrolled in a one-semester common schooling interdisciplinary humanities seminar that consisted of 3 associated classes in historical past, literature, and spiritual reports. With vast box notes, conscientiously chosen pupil and instructor self-reports within the kind of interviews and concentration teams, and thorough examinations of recorded lecture room discussions, scholar papers with professor reviews, and scholar notebooks, Nowacek provides a nuanced and fascinating research that outlines how move isn't easily a cognitive act yet a rhetorical person who contains either seeing connections and offering them to the teachers who're institutionally located to acknowledge and cost them.
Considering the demanding situations dealing with teachers educating for move and the move of writing-related wisdom, Nowacek develops and descriptions a brand new theoretical framework and methodological version of move and illustrates the sensible implications via case experiences and different school room examples. She proposes move is healthier understood as an act of recontextualization, and she or he builds in this premise in the course of the booklet by way of drawing from past paintings in cognitive psychology, task concept, and rhetorical style conception, in addition to her personal analyses of pupil work.
This targeted exam enhances present longitudinal experiences and may support readers greater comprehend not just the possibilities and demanding situations confronting scholars as they paintings to turn into brokers of integration but in addition the demanding situations dealing with teachers as they search to aid that pupil work.
Read Online or Download Agents of Integration: Understanding Transfer as a Rhetorical Act (Studies in Writing and Rhetoric) PDF
Similar rhetoric books
Assessing rhetorical rules of latest future health issuesHypochondriacs are liable to media hype, anorexics are liable to public scrutiny, and migraine victims are tainted with the historical past of the “migraine personality,” keeps rhetorical theorist Judy Z. Segal. All are prompted by way of the facility of persuasion.
The mass media and spiritual teams in the US usually argue approximately information bias, intercourse and violence on tv, motion picture censorship, advertiser boycotts, broadcast and movie content material ranking platforms, govt law of the media, the function of mass evangelism in a democracy, and plenty of different matters. within the usa the foremost disputes among faith and the media frequently have concerned Christian church buildings or parachurch ministries, at the one hand, and the so-called secular media, at the different.
We know eloquence once we pay attention it. yet what precisely is it? and the way could we achieve extra of it for ourselves? This exciting and, definite, eloquent booklet illuminates the ability of language from a linguistic perspective and gives attention-grabbing insights into the best way we use phrases. David Crystal, a world-renowned professional at the historical past and utilization of the English language, probes the elaborate workings of eloquence.
Fachbuch aus dem Jahr 2013 im Fachbereich Rhetorik / Phonetik / Sprechwissenschaft, be aware: 1,7, Universität Osnabrück, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Die vorliegende Arbeit befasst sich mit der Frage in wie weit sich die Sprachmelodie eines L2-Spanischspreches mit Anfängerkenntnissen von der eines fortgeschrittenen Sprechers unterscheidet.
- The Evolving Citizen: American Youth and the Changing Norms of Democratic Engagement (Rhetoric and Democratic Deliberation)
- Metaphor and Writing: Figurative Thought in the Discourse of Written Communication
- Activism, Alliance Building, and the Esperanza Peace and Justice Center
- Farnsworth's Classical English Rhetoric
- The Prophetic Tradition and Radical Rhetoric in America
Additional resources for Agents of Integration: Understanding Transfer as a Rhetorical Act (Studies in Writing and Rhetoric)
Agents of Integration: Understanding Transfer as a Rhetorical Act (Studies in Writing and Rhetoric) by Rebecca S. Nowacek