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ERIC Number: EJ388562
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1989
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Effectiveness in the Environmental Impact Statement: A Study in Public Rhetoric.
Killingsworth, M. Jimmie; Steffens, Dean
Written Communication, v6 n2 p155-80 Apr 1989
Presents a case study of several environmental impact statements (EISs) produced by the Bureau of Land Management. Reveals that to determine a document's effectiveness, its social and cultural context must be considered, along with characteristics of the text's organization and style. Recommends a genre theory approach. (MM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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