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ERIC Number: EJ442724
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0888-4323
Analyzing Audiences for Software Manuals: A Survey of Instructional Needs for "Real World Tasks."
Mirel, Barbara
Technical Communication Quarterly, v1 n1 p13-38 Win 1992
Surveys 25 people who use databases at work to discover the ways in which social and organizational factors affect users' tasks and their acquisition of knowledge and skills. Finds that learning to use databases for complex tasks in work entails more than simply learning concepts and procedures for executing program functions. (PRA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Note: Journal was previously entitled "Technical Writing Teacher."