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ERIC Number: EJ447336
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0889-4906
Textbooks and the Sociology of Scientific Knowledge.
Myers, Gregory
English for Specific Purposes, v11 n1 p3-17 1992
Reviews two lines of thinking about textbooks in the sociology of scientific knowledge (SSK): one considering their role in the life of the scientist and the other considering their role in the life of fact. A brief textual analysis is provided to show how these sociological perspectives can provide guidance to relevant linguistic features. (37 references) (JL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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