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Lisa Gerrard is on the faculty of the UCLA Writing Programs. She received her Ph.D. from the University of California, Berkeley, in comparative literature, with an emphasis on nineteenth-century English, French, and Spanish literatures. Since 1982, she has worked with UCLA's Spanish and Portuguese Department, where she created and taught a graduate level course in writing pedagogy for the foreign languages. Her publications include composition software; books and articles on English composition, foreign language composition, and computer-based writing; and a rhetoric for English composition (Writing with HBJ Writer, Harcourt Brace Jovanovicj, 1986).


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College readers.
English language -- Rhetoric -- Problems, exercises, etc.
Persuasion (Rhetoric) -- Problems, exercises, etc.
Critical thinking -- Problems, exercises, etc.
Report writing -- Problems, exercises, etc.