The most current thinking about this issue I know of is in Roger
and Heather Graves' forthcoming book.
> Tania S. Smith does a good job at explaining some of
> the intricacies at work in "Recent Trends in Writing
> Instruction and Composition Studies in Canadian Universities"
> http://www.stthomasu.ca/inkshed/cdncomp.htm (her works cited
> offers some rich sources as well)--still, that work is dated
> 1999. I'm not sure that anything more recent has been/is
> being done, but I would love to hear about it on the list, if
> you writers are out there.
Some of its contents are already available one way or another --
Tania Smith's work, for instance. And my "afterword" about the
Canadian penchant for putting writing under the curriculum is
available in draft form on my Web site:
St. Thomas University
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