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Author Stanley, Jane, 1950- author

Title The rhetoric of remediation : negotiating entitlement and access to higher education / Jane Stanley
Published Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania : University of Pittsburgh Press, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (193 pages)
Series Pittsburgh series in composition, literacy, and culture
Pittsburgh series in composition, literacy, and culture.
Contents To embrace every child of California -- Honor of the state -- Unfortunate, the lazy, and the feeble-minded -- They can neither read nor write -- Beautiful but dumb -- Hordes -- invade the campus -- Decencies of English -- Tides of the semi-literate -- Viewed as disgraceful by many scholars -- Technically qualified -- Bonehead English -- Below acceptable levels
Analysis "Multi-User"
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject University of California (System) -- Admission.
University of California (System) -- History.
College freshmen -- Rating of -- California.
English language -- Remedial teaching.
English language -- Study and teaching (Higher)
Students with social disabilities -- California.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0822977370 (e-book)
9780822977377 (e-book)