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ERIC Number: EJ630736
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-1050-6519
In Citing Chaos.
Paul, Danette
Journal of Business and Technical Communication, v14 n2 p185-222 Apr 2000
Examines the role of citations both as reward and as rhetoric. Examines the reward system by tracing over time the citation patterns of 13 research articles by two groups of scientists in chaos theory. Reveals that scientists consistently used five rhetorical practices. Describes these five practices. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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