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ERIC Number: EJ455929
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0889-4906
Contrastive ESP Rhetoric: Metatext in Finnish-English Economics Texts.
Mauranen, Anna
English for Specific Purposes, v12 n1 p3-22 1993
A contrastive textlinguistic study of rhetorical differences between texts written by academics with different cultural backgrounds is described. The results indicate that Anglo-American writers use more metatext or text about text than Finnish writers, suggesting a more reader-oriented attitude among Anglo-American writers. (27 references) (Author/LB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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