ERIC Number: EJ553658
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
The Deep Structure of the Field.
Journal of Business Communication, v33 n4 p503-11 Oct 1996
Applies critical theory to the workforce's culture, language, and symbols, providing insight into a pattern of power agendas in the deep structural meaning that determines which issues will be open for debate and which are not. Argues that students must be taught to understand the distortion of communication to impose power and to respond to its seemingly arbitrary exercise. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Diversity in the Workplace.