ERIC Number: EJ428721
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Structure of Science Popularizations: A Genre-Analysis Approach to the Schema of Popularized Medical Texts.
Nwogu, Kevin N.
English for Specific Purposes, v10 n2 p111-23 1991
Attempts to characterize one discourse type of science popularization, the Journalistic Reported Version (JRV) of research articles in science magazines and newspapers. Results indicate that the JRV has an identifiable schema by which the information it contains is structured, and a typical JRV text may have as many as nine schematic structures. (23 references) (JL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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