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ERIC Number: EJ629582
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0271-5309
The Haunting of Communication Research by Dead Metaphors: For Reflexive Analyses of the Communication Research Literature.
Nelson, Christian K.
Language & Communication, v21 n3 p245-72 Jul 2001
Explicates two closely related metaphors about communication in everyday discourse that lead to a picture of communication as an indeterminate process for sharing subjective meanings. Demonstrates the tacit utilization of these metaphors by the Michigan State tradition of compliance-gaining research through examination of both their theory and methodology. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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