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J. Alexandra Rowe

Instructor, Director Emeritus, English Programs for Internationals
University of South Carolina

Office: James F. Byrnes Building 208
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Ph.D., English, Composition and Rhetoric, University of South Carolina

Research Interests

Second language teaching/acquisition

Representative Publications

Second Language Rhetorics in Process: A Comparison of Arabic, Chinese, and Spanish. New York: Peter Lang Publishing, 1993.

 "The Decision Maker and Negotiator." A Handbook for Language Program Administrators. Eds. M.A. Christison, F.L. Stoller. Alta, 1997, pp. 77-90.

 "Taking on the Challenges of Self-study," Co-author. Focus on Self Study. Ed. Ann Wintergerst. TESOL, 1995, pp. 37-51.

 "An Overview of Second Language Writing Process Research," Second Language Writing: Research Insights for the Classroom. Ed. Barbara Kroll. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1990, pp. 37-56.

 Teaching Writing in Social Studies. Columbia, S.C. : University of South Carolina, 1980.