ERIC Number: EJ650324
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Cultural Influences on Technical Manuals.
Warren, Thomas L.
Journal of Technical Writing and Communication, v32 n2 p111-23 2002
Discusses the cultural elements in developing a technical manual. Shows, through a comparison of two mythical cultures, how the manual will differ when organized for those two cultures. Considers the influences of culture on developing technical documents, specifically manuals. Concludes that the attitudes of a culture are significant factors in preparing a manual. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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