ERIC Number: EJ287776
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Modes of Discourse in Educational Administration: A Taxonomy.
Vice, James W.
NASPA Journal, v20 n4 p42-48 Spr 1983
Uses examples from higher education to present a taxonomy of discourse, classifying verbal interchanges into three minor modes (rote pronouncement, passing time, and gossip), a transitional mode (true conversation), and three major modes (rhetoric, dialectic, and deliberation). (JAC)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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