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ERIC Number: EJ388641
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1989
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Purpose and Professional Writers.
Blyler, Nancy Roundy
Technical Writing Teacher, v16 n1 p52-67 Win 1989
Describes a protocol study of 10 professional writers which examined the meaning and influence of purpose on writers in the workplace. Explores the interactions of various purpose considerations derived from situation, reader, and text. Suggests that professional writers have a range of meanings in mind when they think about purpose. (MM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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