The Resource Writing around the world : a guide to writing across cultures, by Matthew McCool

Writing around the world : a guide to writing across cultures, by Matthew McCool

Label
Writing around the world : a guide to writing across cultures
Title
Writing around the world
Title remainder
a guide to writing across cultures
Statement of responsibility
by Matthew McCool
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Cultures use different writing strategies because they strive for different goals. Some cultures rely on writer responsibility while other cultures rely on reader responsibility. Writer responsibility emphasizes clear and concise prose, actions over subjects, practical implications, and follows a deductive logical structure. Misunderstandings are the writer's responsibility. Reader responsibility emphasizes flowery and ornate prose, subjects instead of actions, theoretical implications, and follows an inductive logical structure. Misunderstandings are the reader's responsibility. The differenc
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
808.042
Index
index present
LC call number
PN145
LC item number
.M22 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Writing around the world : a guide to writing across cultures, by Matthew McCool
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 134) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Basic Principles of Intercultural Writing; 2. Deepest Dimensions of Culture; 3. Language and Culture; 4. Writing around the World; 5. Ethics of Intercultural Writing; 6. Intercultural Toolbox; Glossary; Acknowledgements; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn676698661
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 139 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441195395
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24945535
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)676698661
  • pebcs1441195394
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

Library Locations

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