ERIC Number: EJ590980
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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A Rhetorical Analysis of the Self in an Organization: The Production and Reception of Discourse in a Bank.
Roberts, Joy S.
Business Communication Quarterly, v62 n2 p112-16 Jun 1999
Describes briefly the author's research (contributing to scholarship on successful language practices in organizations) examining the conflicts, and specifically the discursive methods of solving these conflicts, faced by individuals within an organization as they negotiate competing demands. Offers a new tool (called Bracketing, Ranking, and Distancing) to analyze the everyday discourse of an organizational society. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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