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ERIC Number: EJ521631
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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ISSN: ISSN-0155-0640
The Functions of Voice in Scientific Writing in Spanish.
Curnow, Timothy Jowan
Australian Review of Applied Linguistics, v18 n2 p33-64 1995
Analyzes the rhetorical functions carried out by the selection of voice--active, passive, or "se"-passive--in biological research articles in Spanish. The author compares these rhetorical functions with those found in French and English scientific papers and on the basis of this comparison, suggests the existence of some universals. (18 references) (Author/CK)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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