Computer support for the writing process

Literature (preliminary list), updated 1999-11-23

(*) stands for optional readings.

Articles/book chapters

Axelrod, R. B., & Cooper, C. (1988). The St. Martin's Guide to Writing. New York: St. Martin's Press. Introduction (pp. 2-16).¨

Domeij, R. (1997) Datorn och språkriktigheten. I O. Josephson (red.) Svenskan i IT-samhället. Ord och Stil, Språkvårdssamfundets skrifter 28. Uppsala: Hallgren och Fallgren förlag.

(*) Faigley, L., & Witte, S. (1981). Analyzing revision. College Composition and Communication, 32, 400-414.

Flower, L. S., & Hayes, J. R. (1980). The dynamics of composing: making plans and juggling constraints. In L. W. Gregg & E. R. Steinberg (Eds.), Cognitive Processes in Writing. (pp. 31-50). Hillsdale, N.J: Lawrence Erlbaum.

Haas, C. (1989a). Does the medium make a difference? Two studies of writing with pen and paper and with computers. Human-Computer Interaction, 4, 149-169.

Haas, C. (1989b). How the writing medium shapes the writing process: Effects of word processing on planning. Research in the Teaching of English, 23( 2), 181-207.

Hayes, J. R., & Flower, L. S. (1980). Identifying the organization of writing processes. In L. W. Gregg & E. R. Steinberg (Eds.), Cognitive Processes in Writing (pp. 3-30). Hillsdale, N.J: Lawrence Erlbaum.

Hayes, J. R., & Flower, L. S. (1983). Uncovering cognitive processes in writing: An introduction to protocol analysis. In P. Mosenthal, L. Tamor, & S. A. Walmsley (Eds.), Research on Writing: Principles and Methods (pp. 207-220). New York: Langman.

Hayes, J.R., Flower, L.S., Schriver, K.A., Stratman, J.F., & Carey, L. (1987) Cognitive processes in revision. In S. Rosenberg (Ed.) Advances in applied psycholinguistics, Volume 2: Reading, writing, and language learning (pp. 176-240). New York: Cambridge University Press.

Kellogg, R. T. (1989). Idea processors: Computer aids for planning and composing text. In B. K. Britton & Glynn, S.M. (Eds.), Computer Writing Environments: Theory, Research, & Design (pp. 57-92). Hillsdale, New Jersey: Lawrence Erlbaum.

Lansman, M., Smith, J. B., & Weber, I. (1993). Using the writing environment to study writers' strategies. Computers and Composition, 10(2), 71-92.

(*) Lutz, J. A. (1987). A study of professional and experienced writers revising and editing at the computer and with pen and paper. Research in the Teaching of English, 21( 4), 398-421.

(*) Neuwirth, C. M., Kaufer, D. S., Chandhok, R., & Morris, J. H. (1990). Issues in the design of computer support for co-authoring and commenting. In Proceedings of the Third Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW'90) (pp. 183-195). Baltimore, Maryland: ACM.

Severinson Eklundh, K. (1992) Problems in achieving a global perspective of the text in computer-based writing. Instructional Science, 21, 73-84.

Severinson Eklundh, K. &. Kollberg, P. (1995). Computer tools for tracing the writing process: from keystroke records to S-notation. In G. Rijlaarsdam, M. Couzijn, & H. van den Bergh (Eds.), Current Research in Writing: Theories, Models and Methodology Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press.

Sharples, M. (1999) How we write. Writing as creative design. London: Routledge. (Ch. 10-11)

Sharples, M., Goodlet, J.S., Beck, E.E., Wood, C.C., Easterbrook, S.M., & Plowman, L. Research issues in the study of computer supported collaborative writing. In Sharples, M. (Ed.). (1993). Computer supported collaborative writing. London: Springer-Verlag.

(*) Smagorinsky, P. (Ed.). (1994). Speaking about Writing: Reflections on Research Methodology. Thousand Oaks, California: Sage Publications. (Introduction and 3 chapters, by P. Smagorinsky, S.P. Witte & R.D. Cherry, S. Greene & L. Higgins)

Smith, J. B., & Lansman, M. (1989). A cognitive basis for a computer writing environment. In B. K. Britton & Glynn, S.M. (Eds.), Computer Writing Environments: Theory, Research, & Design (pp. 17-56). Hillsdale, New Jersey: Lawrence Erlbaum.

(*) van Waes, L. (1992). The influence of the computer on writing profiles. In H. P. Maat & M. Steehouder (Eds.), Studies of functional text quality. Utrecht Studies in Language and Communication 1 (pp. 173-186). Amsterdam: Rodopi Publishers.


(The books below either contain some of the listed articles, or constitute relevant optional readings.)

Britton, B.K. & Glynn, S.M. (Eds.) (1989) Computer Writing Environments: Theory, Research, & Design (pp. 17-56). Hillsdale, New Jersey: Lawrence Erlbaum.

Gregg, L.W. & Steinberg, E.R. (1980) Cognitive Processes in Writing. Hillsdale, New Jersey: Lawrence Erlbaum.

Haas, C. (1996) Writing technology: Studies on the materiality of literacy. Mahwah, New Jersey: Lawrence Erlbaum.

Kellogg, R.T. (1994) The Psychology of Writing. New York: Oxford University Press.

Levy, C.M: & Ransdell, S.(Eds.) (1996) The Science of Writing. Theories, Methods, Individual Differences, and Applications. Mahwah, New Jersey: Lawrence Erlbaum.

Matsuhashi, A. (Ed.) (1987) Writing in Real Time: Modeling Production Processes. Norwood, New Jersey: Ablex.

Odell, L: & Goswami, D. (1985) Writing in Non-Academic Settings. New York: The Guilford Press.

Sharples, M. (Ed.) (1993) Computer-Supported Collaborative Writing. London: Springer-Verlag.

Sharples, M. & van der Geest, T. (1996) The New Writing Environment: Writers at Work in a World of Technology. London: Springer-Verlag.