Who Owns School?
Authority, Students, and Online Discourse

by Kelly Ritter

New Dimensions in Computers and Composition Series
eds. Cynthia Selfe and Gail Hawisher
Hampton Press, 2010

Reviewed by Rita Malenczyk
Director, University Writing Program and Writing Center
Eastern Connecticut State University


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References and Credits

To quote Ritter: “As students increasingly go adrift from the teacher-figure while acquiring their critical sense of literacy (and multiple literacies), they become more disengaged from the values and traditions of the system within which the teacher-figure ‘knows best’” (p. 77).  (back)