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Research/Scholarship on communication & its pedagogy

Research on communication of mathematics Bahls, Patrick, Mecklenburg-Faenger, Amy, Scott-Copses, Meg, & Warnick, Chris. (2011, June 27). Proofs and persuasion: A cross-disciplinary analysis of math students’ writing. Across the Disciplines, 8(1). Abstract: “This article offers an initial analysis of the rhetorical devices used by mathematics undergraduates as they begin to write research articles in their discipline. The authors (a mathematician and three experts in composition and rhetoric) identify several such devices, including transitions and metacommentary, style and tone, use of sources, and visual rhetoric. Further, the authors use these markers, along with their unique disciplinary experiences, to identify convergences and

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