Institutional ethnography: a theory of practice for writing studies researchers

LaFrance, Michelle, author
Utah State University Press, publisher
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Reclaims ethnography as a rigorous writing studies research practice, particularly how "work" (a concept defined generously) is co-constituted within writing. The study of work and work processes reveals how institutional discourse, social relations, and norms of professional practice coordinate what people do across time.--Provided by publisher.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Access is limited to the Adams State University, Colorado State University, Colorado State University Pueblo, Community College of Denver, Fort Lewis College, Metropolitan State University Denver, Regis University, University of Alaska Fairbanks, University of Colorado Boulder, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, University of Colorado Denver, University of Denver, University of Northern Colorado, University of Wyoming, Utah State University and Western Colorado University communities only.
English language -- Rhetoric -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- Research -- Methodology
Academic writing -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- Research -- Methodology
Writing centers -- Sociological aspects
Universities and colleges -- Sociological aspects
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