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ERIC Number: EJ466763
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0021-9916
Verbing Communication: Mandate for Disciplinary Invention.
Dervin, Brenda
Journal of Communication, v43 n3 p45-54 Sum 1993
Argues that the issue of difference is at the root of the problems in the field of communication. Maintains that it is how the differences that characterize human beings, their symbolic lives, and their symbolic products are treated that confounds the field. Discusses the methodological moves involved in locating something defined as difference. (SR)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Note: Special Issue: The Future of the Field--Between Fragmentation and Cohesion.