ERIC Number: EJ359441
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Divergence and Convergence between Oral and Written Communication.
Rubin, Donald L.
Topics in Language Disorders, v7 n4 p1-18 Sep 1987
Differences and similarities between oral and written communication as applied to writing instruction are discussed with examples of divergent oral and written styles among speakers of nonstandard dialects, code switching between speech and writing, convergence and divergence in the development of writing skills, and the role of talking in writing instruction. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
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