ERIC Number: EJ388383
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Bibliotherapy: Practical Considerations when Writing for Substance Abuse Readers.
Ruben, Douglas H.
Journal of Alcohol and Drug Education, v34 n2 p70-78 Win 1988
Examines difficulties that may be encountered when substance abuse counselors switch from academic to "popular" writing styles to reach lay readers. Discusses the dichotomous audience, the use of controversial words, and the author's mode of communication. Provides suggestions for writing style improvements compatible with needs of the commercial market. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A