The following books are very helpful in learning about Writing Across the Curriculum in general:
Bazerman, Charles, and David R. Russell. Landmark Essays on
Writing Across the Curriculum.
Davis, CA: Hermagoras, 1994.
Fassler-Walvoord, Barbara E. Helping Students Write Well: A
Guide for Teachers in All
Disciplines. 2nd ed. New York: MLA, 1986.
Griffin, C. Williams, ed. Teaching Writing in All Disciplines. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 1982.
Herrington, Anne, and Charles Moran eds. Writing, Teaching,
and Learning in the Disciplines.
New York: MLA, 1992.
Yancey, Kathleen Blake, and Brian Hout, eds. Assessing Writing
Across the Curriculum:
Diverse Approaches and Practices. Greenwich, CN: Ablex, 1997.
If you wish to incorporate WAC in your classroom, the following are readers and composition texts with a variety of articles from different disciplines:
Behrens, Laurence, and Leonard J. Rosen, eds. Writing and Reading
Across the Curriculum.
6th ed. New York: Longman, 1997.
Comley, Nancy R. et al. Fields of Writing: Reading Across the
Disciplines. 4th ed. New York:
St. Martin's, 1994.
Eppley, George, and Anita Dixon Eppley. Building Bridges to
Academic Writing. Mountain
View, CA: Longman, 1997.
Hult, Christine. Readings from the Disciplines: Research Models
for Writers. Boston: Allyn &
Jones, Robert, Patrick Bizzaro, and Cynthia Selfe, eds. The
Harcourt Brace Guide to Writing in
the Disciplines. New York: Harcourt, 1997.
Ward, Dean. Tradition and Adaptation: Writing in the Disciplines.
Moutain View, CA:
Guides Specific to the Social Sciences:
Hansen, Kristine. A Rhetoric for the Social Sciences: A Guide
to Academic and Professional
Communication. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice, 1998.
Hellstern, Mark, Gregory M. Scott, and Stephen M. Garrison. The
History Student Writer's
Manual. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice, 1998.
Hult, Christine A. Researching and Writing in the Social Sciences.
Boston: Allyn & Bacon,
MacDonald, Susan Peck. Professional Academic Writing in the
Humanities and Social
Sciences. Carbondale, IL: Southern Illinois UP, 1993.
Richlin-Klonsky, Judith, and Ellen Strenski. A Guide to Writing
Sociology Papers. 4th ed. New
York: St. Martin's, 1998.
Scott, Gregory M., and Stephen M. Garrison. The Political Science
Student Writer's Manual.
2nd ed. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice, 1998.
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