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Beyond the Culture Wars: How Teaching the Conflicts Can Revitalize American Education

by Gerald Graff

In this lively book, Graff argues that the "culture wars" now being fought over multiculturalism and political correctness are actually a sign of the intellectual vitality of American education--but they need to be used creatively, made part of the educational process itself.-Back cover

Clueless in Academe: How Schooling Obscures the Life of the Mind

by Gerald Graff

In an essential book for teachers and others interested in education, an eminent scholar looks at the academic world from a much-overlooked perspective: that of students who don't get it. Gerald Graff argues that our schools and colleges make the intellectual life seem more opaque, specialized, and beyond normal learning capacities than it is or needs to be.

They Say / I Say: The Moves That Matter in Academic Writing

by Gerald Graff Cathy Birkenstein

"They Say / I Say" shows that writing well means mastering some key rhetorical moves, the most important of which involves summarizing what others have said ("they say") to set up one's own argument ("I say"). In addition to explaining the basic moves, this book provides writing templates that show students explicitly how to make these moves in their own writing.

They Say / I Say: The Moves That Matter in Academic Writing (2nd edition)

by Gerald Graff Cathy Birkenstein

They Say / I Say has essentially defined academic writing, identifying its key rhetorical moves, the most important of which is to summarize what others have said to set up one's own argument.

They Say / I Say: The Moves That Matter in Academic Writing, with Readings

by Russel Durst Gerald Graff Cathy Birkenstein

In addition to explaining the basic moves, this book provides writing templates that show students explicitly how to make these moves in their own writing. Now available in two versions, with and without an anthology of 32 readings.

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