Going north, thinking west

the intersections of social class, critical thinking, and politicized writing instruction
  • 1.53 MB
  • English
Utah State University Press , Logan, Utah
StatementIrvin Peckham
LC ClassificationsPE1404 .P383 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24452611M
ISBN 139780874218046, 9780874218053
LC Control Number2010021911

Going North Thinking West focuses especially on writing teachers who claim a necessary linkage between critical thinking and writing skills; these would include both teachers who promote the fairly a-political position that argumentation is the obvious and necessary form of academic discourse, and more controversial teachers who advocate turning a classroom into a Cited by: 6.

Critical thinking itself, Peckham suggests, is a middle-class projection, and the belief that it is linked with effective writing skills may in fact cause writing teachers to misread their students. Both the idea that argumentation is the obvious and necessary form of academic discourse and the conviction that social transformation is a purpose.

Going North Thinking West focuses especially on writing teachers who claim a necessary linkage between critical thinking and writing skills; these would include both teachers who promote the fairly a-political position that argumentation is the obvious and necessary form of academic discourse, and more controversial teachers who advocate.

Going North Thinking West, by Irvin Peckham. Lo-gan: Utah State UP, pp. Reviewed by Chanon Adsanatham, Miami University Education is perceived to be the door and ladder to prosperity.

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Going north thinking west: the intersections of social class, critical thinking, and politicized writing instruction. [Irvin Peckham] -- A long-time writing program administrator and well-respected iconoclast, Irvin Peckham is strongly identified with progressive ideologies in education.

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Little wonder, then, that West and East see North Korea's nuclear threats very differently. "Understanding how other people think and see the world is crucial in international disputes," says psychologist Robert Sternberg of Yale University in New Haven, Conn.

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