Library Resources

A selection of books and journals on the teaching of writing are available in the Zumberge Library, Allendale Campus.


This is a brief list of books on teaching writing that are available in the Zumberge Library. There are several other books in the two call number areas (LB1576-1631 and PE1060-1404).

Black, Laurel, ed. New Directions in Portfolio Assessment: Reflective Practice, Critical Theory and Large-Scale Scoring. Portsmouth, NH: Boynton/Cook, 1994. LB1631.5 .N48 1994

CCCC Bibliography of Composition and Rhetoric. Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, 1990- PE1065 .C3

Elbow, Peter. Writing Without Teachers. New York: Oxford University Press, 1998. PE 1409.5 .E5 1998

Faigley, Lester, et al. Assessing Writers' Knowledge and Processes of Composing. Norwood, N.J. : Ablex Pub. Corp., 1985. PE1404 .A85 1985

Herrington, Anne and Charles Moran, ed. Writing, teaching and learning in the disciplines. New York: Modern Language Association, 1992. LB1576 .W76 1992

Holdstein, Deborah H. and Cynthia L. Selfe., ed. Computers and Writing : Theory, Research, Practice. New York : Modern Language Association of America, 1990. PE1404 .C6335 1990

Hunter, Susan and Ray Wallace, ed. The Place of Grammar in Writing Instruction: Past, Present, Future. Portsmouth, NH : Boynton/Cook Publishers, 1995. PE1404 .P56 1994

Lindemann, Erika and Gary Tate, ed. An Introduction to Composition Studies. New York: Oxford University Press, 1991. PE 1404 .I57 1991

Lindemann, Erika. A Rhetoric for Writing Teachers. New York : Oxford University Press, 1987. PE1404 .L53 1987

Mayher, John S., Nancy B. Lester., Gordon M. Pradl. Learning to Write/ Writing to Learn. Upper Montclair, N.J. : Boynton/Cook, 1983. PE1404 .M38 1983

Murray, Donald M. A Writer Teaches Writing. Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., 1985. PE1404 .M88 1985

Newkirk, Thomas, ed. Nuts and Bolts: A Practical Guide to Teaching College Composition. Portsmouth, NH: Boynton/Cook Publishers, 1993. PE1404 .N87 1993

Perl, Sondra. Landmark Essays on Writing Process. Davis, CA : Hermagoras Press, 1994. PE1403 .L36 1994

Tate, Gary and Edward P.J. Corbett, compilers. The Writing Teacher's Sourcebook. New York : Oxford University Press, 1981. PE1404 .W74

Williams, James D. Preparing to Teach Writing. Mahwah, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1996. PE1404 .W542 1996


Assessing writing PE1404 .A86

College composition and communication. PE 1001 .C6 (also available on ProQuest)

Composition forum: a journal of the Association of Teachers of Advanced Composition PE 1404 .J674

Computers and Composition LB 1028.5 .C6

Journal of basic writing PE1404 .J68

JAC: Journal of Composition Theory PE 1404 . J672

Journal of second language writing PE1128 .J68

Journal of teaching writing PE 1404 .J69

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