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Research in technical communication

a bibliographic sourcebook

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Communication of technical information -- Research.,
  • Technical writing -- Research.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and indexes.

    Statementedited by Michael G. Moran and Debra Journet.
    ContributionsMoran, Michael G., Journet, Debra.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsT10.5 .R47 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxviii, 515 p. ;
    Number of Pages515
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2846863M
    ISBN 100313234310
    LC Control Number84008977

    Communication research generally refers to the attempt to discover trends or facts in the field of communication and mass media. Mass media comprises various forms of communication, addressing and reaching a large audience, and includes radio, television, newspapers and magazines, books, recordings, billboards and the Internet. Paid service are market research, patent filing, Technical Writing, Documentation, data sheet, articles, project report. The early s saw several competing projects of opening the hitherto guarded textuality of the Veda to a wider public, both in Europe and in India. Apart from those animated by the spirit of imperial control or allegedly.

    Other Technical Writing/Communication textbooks, from Burnett's Technical Communication 5th Ed., to the current editions of Markel (and Selber) and Lannon (and Gurak) are superior in terms of internal logic, as is the Engineering Communication Manual (House et al) if the authors/editors need better examples of structure.4/5(23).   The new edition incorporates the latest workplace and technology trends, offering new advice for how and why to use social media effectively in technical communication. Read the preface. Order Multimedia Models for Technical Communication packaged with Technical Communication, Tenth Edition using ISBN Reviews: 1.

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The use of the computer, oral presentations, and specialized forms of technical communication are examined in Part IV. The appendixes offer guides to textbooks and style manuals and an overview of the technical writing by:   Written by many noted scholars in the field and presenting a wide range of research methods, Research in Technical Communication combines theory and practice.

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Lay Cultural Studies: An Orientation for Research in Professional Communication by Charlotte Thralls and Nancy Blyler Science and Technology Studies as a Research Method: Toward a Practical Ethics for Technical Price: $ Including examples of qualitative methodologies―including ethnography, case study, focus groups, action research, grounded theory, and interview research― used by technical communicators to strengthen their practice, the result is a rich harmony of perspectives, as diverse as the field of technical communication itself.

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This book will be of interest to to students and academics seeking up-to-date information on current industry practices in technical communication Cited by: Unlike a more narrowly defined field of study, research in technical communication covers events as diverse as organizational issues, Internet and online communication, technical writing, gender and political studies, and so on.

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Technical Communication includes both quantitative and qualitative research while showcasing the work of some of the field’s most noteworthy writers. Among its most popular features are the helpful book reviews.

Technical Communication is published quarterly and is free with membership. Anderson has been selected as a Fellow of the Society for Technical Communication, Association of Teachers of Technical Writing, and Miami University's Institute of Environmental Science.

He has received the Jay R. Gould Award for Excellence in Teaching Technical Communication from the Society for Technical Communication/5(34).

Table of Contents. Introduction. Considering Ethical Issues in Technical Communication Research by Lee-Ann Kastman Breuch, Andrea M. Olson, and Andrea Breemer Frantz.

Ethnographic Research by Susan M. Katz. Analyzing Everyday Texts in Organizational Settings by Carol A.

Berkenkotter. Historical Methods for Technical Communication by Teresa Kynell and Bruce SeelyPrice: $ ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages ; 25 cm.

Contents: Considering ethical issues in technical communication research / Lee-Ann Kastman Breuch, Andrea M. Olson, and Andrea Breemer Frantz --Ethnographic research / Susan M. Katz --Analyzing everyday texts in organizational settings / Carol A. Berkenkotter --Historical methods for technical.

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Michael A. Hughes wrote a book that is currently used in undergraduate courses, aimed to technical communication students and practitioners who are new to empirical research. Technical Communication: Principles and Practice, now in its third edition, discusses the core concepts of technical communication, explaining techniques with the help of numerous examples and practice exercises.

With its in-depth coverage and practical orientation, this book is useful not only for students, but also as reference material for corporate training programs. Research in Technical Communication - Ebook written by Laura J.

Gurak, Mary M. Lay. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Research in Technical Communication. The title of the book is misleading. The book covers three areas- job search, research, and team projects.

These areas are in all business communication books, and those books are not calling these areas technical. I had expected topic areas such as writing 3/5(7). Technical communication is the process of reporting information about a technical subject regardless of it being in a written or an oral form.

Its goal is to provide the reader or listener with instructions on how to implement a specific task such as installing, configuring and then using and customizing a product. Including examples of qualitative methodologies—including ethnography, case study, focus groups, action research, grounded theory, and interview research— used by technical communicators to strengthen their practice, the result is a rich harmony of perspectives, as diverse as the field of technical communication itself.

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