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Writing in imagined contexts

Jonothan Neelands

Writing in imagined contexts

research into drama-influenced writing

by Jonothan Neelands

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Published by Research Services, Toronto Board of Education in Toronto, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drama in education -- Ontario -- Toronto,
  • English language -- Composition and exercises -- Study and teaching -- Ontario -- Toronto,
  • English language -- Rhetoric -- Study and teaching -- Ontario -- Toronto

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical references: p. 32-34.

    StatementJonothan Neelands, David Booth, Suzanne Ziegler.
    SeriesResearch service -- 202, Research services (Toronto Board of Education. Research Services) -- no. 202.
    ContributionsBooth, David W. 1938-, Ziegler, Suzanne, 1940-, Toronto Board of Education. Research Services.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination34 p. ;
    Number of Pages34
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19127490M
    ISBN 100888812213
    OCLC/WorldCa30334815

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