ERIC Number: EJ468450
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Bridging the Gaps: Technical Communication in an International and Multicultural Society.
Thrush, Emily A.
Technical Communication Quarterly, v2 n3 p271-83 Sum 1993
Notes that communication problems arise because of differences in world experience, in the amount of common knowledge shared within cultures, in the structure of societies and the workplace, in culturally specific rhetorical strategies, and even in differences in processing graphics. Suggests technical writing teachers find ways to incorporate issues of international and multicultural communication in the classroom. (RS)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue on Teaching.