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Writing with Power free pdf This is a guide for the student writing an essay, the professional writer working on a story, or the manager writing a memo for a tight deadline. As Elbow explains, "Writing with power doesn't just mean getting power over readers. It means getting power over yourself and over the writing process: knowing what you are doing as you write- figuring out what you really mean- being in charge, having control- not feeling stuck or helpless or intimidated. I am particularly interested in this second kind of power in writing, and I have found that without it you seldom achieve the first kind". For the second edition, Elbow has written a new introduction in which he discusses in detail the "mysterious" dimensions of "Writing with Power" - voice, quality and bad writing, wrongness and felt sense, and sharing written work with others. This book is intended for undergraduate English composition and writing.

About Peter Elbow

Peter Elbow is Professor of English and Director of the writing program at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

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Author : Peter Elbow
Publisher : Oxford University Press Inc
Data Published : 13 August 1998
ISBN : 0195120183
EAN : 9780195120189
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 416 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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