ERIC Number: EJ425398
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
The Business Writer, the Law, and Routine Business Communication: A Legal and Rhetorical Analysis.
McCord, Elizabeth A.
Journal of Business and Technical Communication, v5 n2 p173-99 Apr 1991
Shows some of the connections between the social structure of the law and the everyday writing of marketplace participants. Sets out a legal dispute resolution framework and a classification of the types of liability-prone prose. Suggests a rhetorical model that facilitates an expanded perspective of the business writer. Offers an approach for teaching legal concerns to business writing students. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Reports - Evaluative; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A