Journals Higher Education



09 July 1998

416 Pages

5-5/16 x 8 inches

ISBN: 9780195120189

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Writing With Power

Techniques for Mastering the Writing Process

Second Edition

Peter Elbow

  • Emphasizes that the essential activities underlying good writing and the essential exercises promoting it are really not difficult at all
  • Employing a cookbook approach, Elbow provides the reader (and writer) with various recipes: for getting words down on paper, for revising, for dealing with an audience, for getting feedback on a piece of writing, and still other recipes for approaching the mystery of power in writing
  • Including a new introduction, Elbow offers his reflections on the original edition and highlights how his original topics are still pertinent to today's writer

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