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Prison Pedagogies, edited by Joe Lockard and Sherry Rankins-Robertson
Learning and Teaching with Imprisoned Writers
Edited by Joe Lockard, Sherry Rankins-Robertson

In a time of increasing mass incarceration, US prisons and jails are becoming a major source of literary production. Prisoners write for ...

James Rush

The 11 countries of Southeast Asia are diverse in every way, from the ethnicities and religions of their residents to their political ...

Cover of Meet behind Mars by Renee Simms
Renee Simms

In many of her stories, Simms exposes her own interest in issues concerning time and space. For example, in "Rebel Airplanes," an L.A. engineer ...

Faking the News, edited by ASU alum Ryan Skinnell
What Rhetoric Can Teach Us About Donald J. Trump
Edited by Ryan Skinnell

Donald J. Trump's speaking and writing invite passionate reactions — maybe he’s a bluecollar, billionaire hero who speaks the language of the ...

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Aimée Baker

"Doe" began as author Aimée Baker's attempt to understand and process the news coverage of a single unidentified woman whose body was thrown from ...

Edited by Lauren McArthur Harris, Scott Alan Metzger

"The Wiley International Handbook of History Teaching and Learning" draws on contributions from an international panel of experts. Their writings ...

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A Futuristic Journey Through the Cosmos
Jim Bell

Following in the footsteps of Jim Bell’s successful "The Space Book," "Mars 3-D," and "Moon 3-D," this large-format ...

Cover of The Internationalization of US Writing Programs edited by Shirley K Rose and Irwin Weiser
Edited by Shirley K Rose, Irwin Weiser

"The Internationalization of US Writing Programs" illuminates the role writing programs and WPAs play in defining goals, curriculum, placement, ...


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