Student writing in higher education: An academic literacies approach

@article{Lea1998StudentWI,
  title={Student writing in higher education: An academic literacies approach},
  author={Mary Lea and B. Street},
  journal={Studies in Higher Education},
  year={1998},
  volume={23},
  pages={157-172}
}
ABSTRACT This article addresses the issue of student writing in higher education. It draws on the findings of an Economic and Social Research Council funded project which examined the contrasting expectations and interpretations of academic staff and students regarding undergraduate students' written assignments. It is suggested that the implicit models that have generally been used to understand student writing do not adequately take account of the importance of issues of identity and the… Expand
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