This volume aims to synthesize and situate the systematic study of discourse explicitly in the field of composition. Each chapter follows a common tri-partite structure: a description of an approach to discourse analysis; a case study using that approach; and a discussion of its value.In the following excerpt, the client (a regular) was trying to request a plastic spiral binding, called a GBC. ... When Karen Schriver observed users trying out manuals for electronics equipment, she found that they often blamed themselves whenanbsp;...
|Title||:||Discourse Studies in Composition|
|Author||:||Ellen L. Barton, Gail Stygall|
|Publisher||:||Hampton Press (NJ) - 2002|