ERIC Number: EJ579265
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Getting a Foot in the Electronic Door: The Process of Reading or Deleting Electronic Mail.
Tuten, Tracy L.
Journal of Technical Writing and Communication, v28 n3 p237-50 1998
Investigates the process by which individuals at German universities make decisions about opening and reading versus deleting electronic mail. Assesses attitudes toward electronic mail surveys. Indicates that individuals delete mail when the subject line does not interest them or when they do not recognize the name of the sender. Finds favorable reactions to e-mail surveys for scientific research. (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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