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Motives for Metaphor; Literacy, Curriculum Reform, and the Teaching of English

Seitz, James E.

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ISBN 10: 0822940930 / ISBN 13: 9780822940937
Published by University of Pittsburgh Press, Pittsburgh, 1999
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Signed and inscribed by the author, rare in hardcover! First edition, 1999, hardcover, octavo, 254pp., not illustrated. Book fine, binding tight, text clean bright and unmarked. No DJ. Bookseller Inventory # b10632

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Title: Motives for Metaphor; Literacy, Curriculum ...

Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press, Pittsburgh

Publication Date: 1999

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: First edition.

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Suggests that teachers of composition, literature and creative writing can still build a shared pedagogical project, but only through transforming the very structure and purpose of the English department curriculum. This text shows what such a transformation might consist of in the years ahead.

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James E. Seitz taught and served as director of writing at Long Island University, Brooklyn, and is currently an assistant professor of English at the University of Pittsburgh, where he teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in composition, literature, and literacy education.

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