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Composition Theory course, 1964 - 2001

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSF 554, Series 2, Sub-Series 4

Scope and Contents

The Composition Theory course sub-series contains materials used to prep and teach the first required core course in the Rhetoric and Composition doctoral program. This course was taught by Lauer for over 20 years. Materials include opening class notes, schedules, assigned reading materials, bibliographies, historiographies, lecture notes, and sample quizzes. The purpose of this course was to introduce the field of Rhetoric and Composition as a theoretical and research discipline.


  • 1964 - 2001

Access Information

The majority of the series is open for research. Select records in Box 17 have been restricted in accordance with FERPA for 70 years. Redacted versions have been included in their place.


1.453 Cubic Feet (Four full-width letter-size manuscript boxes)

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Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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