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Author Fredricksen, James E.
Title So, what's the story? : teaching narrative to understand ourselves, others, and the world / James E. Fredricksen, Jeffrey D. Wilhelm, Michael W. Smith.
Published Portsmouth, NH : Heinemann, c2012.
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 Floor3  LB1576 .F726 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xii, 195 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-183) and index.
Contents An introduction to our approach -- Why narratives matter: knowledge of purpose and contexts -- Thinking about the substance of stories -- Shaping the substance of stories -- Narrative nonfiction: writing about the self -- Narrative nonfiction as literary journalism: writing about others and the world -- Writing imaginative narratives -- Composing narratives with words and images -- How narrative can serve young people -- Appendix A: photographs and soundtracks -- Appendix B: unit from Boise State Writing Project.
Subject English language -- Composition and exercises -- Study and teaching.
Narration (Rhetoric) -- Study and teaching.
Related Names Wilhelm, Jeffrey D., 1959-
Smith, Michael W. (Michael William), 1954-
ISBN 9780325042923 (alk. paper)
0325042926 (alk. paper)
OCLC number 792879952