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ERIC Number: EJ598945
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0010-0994
The Genre Function.
Bawarshi, Anis
College English, v62 n3 p335-60 Jan 2000
Explores the notion that genres not only help define and organize kinds of texts, they also help define and organize kinds of social actions. Investigates the role genre plays in the constitution of the contexts of texts, including the identities of those who write them and those who are represented within them. (NH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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