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Title: Developing Writers Writing Samples Open Access Deposited
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  • This link will download a zipped folder of PDF files. Each file contains an anonymized writing sample from a participant in the study. The file name identifies the participant's study number and whether the sample comes from a lower or upper level course ("early" or "late" respectively). The files can be exported to .txt format for corpus analysis.
  • The writing samples included in this folder were collected as part of a longitudinal study in writing development published in Developing Writers in Higher Education: A Longitudinal Study (University of Michigan Press, 2019). Writing samples were chosen and uploaded by students as part of the study and come from lower and upper level courses. To learn more about this study, please see the epublication
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  • 2011-01-01 to 2015-12-31
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  • 08/21/2019
  • 05/22/2019
To Cite this Work:
Sweetland Center for Writing. (2019). Developing Writers Writing Samples [Data set], University of Michigan - Deep Blue Data.


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