ERIC Number: EJ575106
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Harmonizing Global Relations: A Speech Act Theory Analysis of PRForum.
Neff, Bonita Dostal
Public Relations Review, v24 n3 p351-76 Fall 1998
Studies the electronic contributions of academic and practitioner public relations professionals on the listserv called PRForum. Examines 200 messages for dialectic interacts (two or more messages on one topic); analyzes further in terms of the applied model of speech act theory. Assesses the impact of language creation via technology, especially regarding the potential for harmonizing relations in global matters. (PA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: Technology and the Corporate Citizen.