ERIC Number: EJ451679
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Sociolinguistic Implications of Academic Writing.
Nida, Eugene A.
Language in Society, v21 n3 p477-85 Sep 1992
The technical complexity of the language of academic journals is discussed in terms of graduate students' needs for information, especially in developing countries. An examination of problems in two articles in "Language" and one in "American Anthropologist" points out the nature of the difficulties and some of the solutions. (Author/LB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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