ERIC Number: EJ626549
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Impersonality in the Research Article as Revealed by Analysis of the Transitivity Structure.
Martinez, Iliana A.
English for Specific Purposes, v20 n3 p227-47 2001
Reports on the way in which impersonal constructions encoded in the transitivity structure are used in experimental research articles, allowing writers to strategically distance themselves from the information they present. Focuses on clusters of features of the transitivy structure that characterize the genre, their relation to the specific goals of the typical sections of the article. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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