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Nonacademic Writing: Social Theory and Technology [NOOK Book]

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First Published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Nonacademic Writing: Social Theory and Technology

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Overview

First Published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781136689505
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 11/5/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 408
  • File size: 2 MB

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
About the Contributors
List of Reviewers
1 Setting a Sociotechnological Agenda in Nonacademic Writing 1
2 The Transformation of Critical Ethnography Into Pedagogy, or the Vicissitudes of Traveling Theory 17
3 Nonacademic Writing Into the 21st Century: Achieving and Sustaining Relevance in Research and Curricula 35
4 The Computer Culture, Gender, and Nonacademic Writing: An Interdisciplinary Critique 57
5 Image, Text, and Power in Architectural Design and Workplace Writing 81
6 "Some People Weren't Able to Contribute Anything but Their Technical Knowledge": The Anatomy of a Dysfunctional Team 123
7 Writing Well as a Form of Social Knowledge 157
8 Social Theories, Workplace Writing, and Collaboration: Implications and Directions for Research 173
9 Understanding Institutional Discourse in the U.S. Congress, Present and Past 205
10 Participatory Writing: Literacy for Civic Purposes 227
11 Issues in Hypertext-Supported Collaborative Writing 257
12 Technology Enhanced Nonacademic Writing: A Social and Cognitive Transformation 281
13 Contextualizing Technology and Communication in a Corporate Setting 305
14 Writing as Democratic Social Action in a Technological World: Politicizing and Inhabiting Virtual Landscapes 325
Author Index 359
Subject Index 369
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