ERIC Number: EJ435643
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Editorial Authority in the Author-Editor Relationship.
Speck, Bruce W.
Technical Communication, v38 n3 p300-15 Aug 1991
Assesses three conflicting views: that the author is the final authority; that the author is incompetent; and that the editor has final authority. Reveals editors' four rhetorical strategies to establish authority: using editorial dialogue, defining the audience, citing authority, and teaching. Classifies editors as having high or low status. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A