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Pedagogy (2009) 9 (1): 97–120.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Emily Isaacs Fueled by disciplinary disagreements and resource fights, comp/lit conflicts continue. However, productive collaboration is possible and an opportunity remains in developing general education writing courses. A general education course in teaching writing through literature is argued...
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Pedagogy (2011) 11 (1): 43–50.
Published: 01 January 2011
...Anna K. Nardo In research-intensive universities, a complex web of inter-relations between mandates for research productivity and for general education teaching perpetuates the division into a two-tiered faculty described in the ADE survey of staffing patterns in departments of English. Other...
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Pedagogy (2019) 19 (2): 339–351.
Published: 01 April 2019
... of the mechanisms of comedy. In this article the author describes a new first-year, general-education course students titled Laughing Matters: Comedy and Satire, which she created because she believes such a topic is truly interdisciplinary, asking students to come to a sophisticated understanding...
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Pedagogy (2021) 21 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 January 2021
... that literature is uniquely situated to teach the skills colleges most want students to acquire in their general education curricula, in turn providing a crucial method for responding to the “crisis” of the humanities in higher education today. literature pedagogy general education core curriculum...
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Pedagogy (2012) 12 (2): 281–297.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Karen Manarin This scholarship of teaching and learning project explores how students read in a first-year general education class on critical writing and reading. In this article, I offer observations about which reading strategies seem most popular regardless of efficacy, which elements seem...
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Pedagogy (2020) 20 (2): 229–233.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Doug Hesse A review of general education at the author’s university led to an effort to include project- and theme-based interdisciplinary courses that addressed the “public good,” but many faculty resisted what they perceived as threats to purely disciplinary knowledge. When knowledge is under...
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Pedagogy (2012) 12 (1): 69–95.
Published: 01 January 2012
... and marginalization of the vernacular in educational settings and then move on to literary examples, demonstrating how vernacular literature generates its own transnational conversation. The authors propose concrete strategies for incorporating vernacular language and literature in language arts, composition...
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Pedagogy (2009) 9 (1): 142–152.
Published: 01 January 2009
... without adequate resources, and I examine the ways in which our program posed a threat to the economics of the university. I conclude that efforts to raise program quality and produce higher-quality graduates are unlikely to succeed without fundamental changes to the economy of education generally...
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Pedagogy (2010) 10 (3): 555–562.
Published: 01 October 2010
...Jane Mathison Fife This article describes an assignment that involves students in an exploration of the rhetorical practices common in Facebook, making use of rhetorical savvy that they have—but generally are not aware of—to teach the often-challenging skill of rhetorical analysis. The class...
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Pedagogy (2021) 21 (2): 311–328.
Published: 01 April 2021
... 2011 ), the Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education (Association of College and Research Libraries 2015 ), and our faculty-generated criteria map with a critique of how the frameworks fail to account for the importance of reading. Next, we argue for the interconnectedness...
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Pedagogy (2015) 15 (3): 477–491.
Published: 01 October 2015
... and a place for the active exchange of ideas” (n.p.) was in and of itself enough of a success to make the whole course worthwhile. This sort of emphasis aligns nicely with my teaching philosophy in general and the sort of format I have found works well for all my courses. For me, education should...
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Pedagogy (2001) 1 (2): 287–296.
Published: 01 April 2001
...Melinda L. Kreth © 2001 Duke University Press 2001 General Education Council. 1987 . “ General Education Writing Policies .” Mount Pleasant: Central Michigan University. Holdstein, Deborah H. 2001 . “`Writing Across the Curriculum' and the Paradoxes of Institutional Initiatives...
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Pedagogy (2016) 16 (2): 229–250.
Published: 01 April 2016
... found the task fraught with problems but also fertile in possibilities for improving undergraduate literacy and pedagogical skills and techniques. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 literature pedagogy literature classics of literature education general education teacher training...
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Pedagogy (2009) 9 (2): 381–384.
Published: 01 April 2009
... 2009 Contributors Rachelle Ankney is assistant professor of mathematics at North Park Univer- sity in Chicago. In her general education classes, she explores how service learning and social justice topics can help students learn mathematics...
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Pedagogy (2011) 11 (1): 7–32.
Published: 01 January 2011
... than a doctorate, enact an argument about the separation of research and teaching and the appropriateness of current research to general education that, I suspect, not all of us endorse. It certainly gives the lie to the usual admissions office boilerplate about a first-­year student’s contact...
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Pedagogy (2011) 11 (1): 33–42.
Published: 01 January 2011
... they represent, are the product of a distinction between research and teaching — ­or between a research faculty and a teaching faculty — ­that has become fundamental to institutional thinking. Provosts and deans use the distinction to define their commitments to general education and to justify...
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Pedagogy (2002) 2 (2): 159–163.
Published: 01 April 2002
....: National Council of Teachers of English. Lewis, C. S. 1965 [1939]. “Learning in War-Time.” In The Weight of Glory, and Other Addresses , 43 -54. Grand Rapids, Mich.:Eerdmans. Nicholson, Marjorie Hope. 2000 [1963]. “A Generous Education.” PMLA 115 : 1866 -81. Qualley, Donna J. 1997...
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Pedagogy (2015) 15 (3): 577–585.
Published: 01 October 2015
...-­person-­for-­him-­or-­ herself, a “my field, my department, myself ” necessity within a fraught, economically challenged academic environment. No matter that “general education,” as it is alternately respected and dismissed as a necessary evil (and of which literary study and writing are part...
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Pedagogy (2006) 6 (3): 405–433.
Published: 01 October 2006
... for Student-Centered Learning.” Journal of General Education 50 : 56 -74. Gadamer, Michael. 1993 . “Fictionalizing the Disciplines: Literature and the Boundaries of Knowledge.” College English 57 : 281 -86. Graff, Gerald. 1987 . Professing Literature: An Institutional History . Chicago...
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Pedagogy (2011) 11 (1): 57–62.
Published: 01 January 2011
... curricular commitment to general education. Though our ability to fund full-­time non-­tenure-­track lines has proven quite variable with budget fluctuations, the proportions of faculty in the different sorts of appointments described by the ADE study do coincide meaningfully with our numbers. From...