Authorizing Readers: Resistance and Respect in the Teaching of Literature (Language and Literacy Series)
Peter J Rabinowitz , Michael W Smith
ISBN13:9780807736906 ISBN:0807736902 Binding: Hardcover List Price: $45.0 Publisher:Teachers College Press Published Date: Pages:173 Average Goodreads rating: 3.60/5 (11 ratings)
A discussion of a central paradox faced by literature teachers - have teachers taught well if their students have not learned to recognize the way authors expect them to read? But shouldn't students be taught the skills of resisting what authors expect and what teachers see as the right to reading?