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Issue 1 • Date March 2000

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  • Paul Renner. the art of typography [Book Reviews]

    Publication Year: 2000 , Page(s): 99 - 100
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  • Looking good in print [BookReviews]

    Publication Year: 2000 , Page(s): 100 - 102
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  • Starting an indexing business [Book Reviews]

    Publication Year: 2000 , Page(s): 102
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  • Editing for writers [Book Reviews]

    Publication Year: 2000 , Page(s): 102 - 103
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  • Page to screen: taking literacy into the electronic [Book Reveiws]

    Publication Year: 2000 , Page(s): 103 - 104
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  • Information architecture for the world wide WEB [Book Reviews]

    Publication Year: 2000 , Page(s): 104 - 106
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  • The inmates are running the asylum [Book Reveiws]

    Publication Year: 2000 , Page(s): 106 - 107
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  • Web pages that suck: learn good design by looking at bad design [Book Reviews]

    Publication Year: 2000 , Page(s): 107 - 108
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  • Three books on XML [Book Reviews]

    Publication Year: 2000 , Page(s): 108 - 109
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  • Effective wed design: master the essential [Book Reviews]

    Publication Year: 2000 , Page(s): 110
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  • Two books on Silicon Valley [Book Reviews]

    Publication Year: 2000 , Page(s): 110 - 115
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  • Knowledge management and pharmaceutical development teams: using writing to guide science

    Publication Year: 2000 , Page(s): 22 - 34
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    Introduces a way of working with drug development teams that relies on writing as a key development activity. The authors argue that structured writing can help team members engage in substantive conflict and reach consensus on difficult issues View full abstract»

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  • Situated learning in cross-functional virtual teams

    Publication Year: 2000 , Page(s): 51 - 66
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    Reports a study of virtual cross-functional teams located in a small southern US town and a northern US city. The authors interpret interviews with team members, suggesting that virtual teamwork requires them to devise practices for coordinating work View full abstract»

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  • Technical communication as business strategy: how changes in discursive patterns affect the value of technical communication in cross-functional team settings

    Publication Year: 2000 , Page(s): 77 - 89
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    The article describes how the role of an information architect increased in value and how that increased value changed the job description. It goes on to examine how blending knowledge occurs through shifts in terminology, imitation of another field, and selling new concepts View full abstract»

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  • The technical communicator's role in initiating cross-functional teams

    Publication Year: 2000 , Page(s): 67 - 76
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    Focuses on less formal approaches to implementing cross-functional teams in software development environments. The authors show that technical communicators are ideal candidates for initiating cross-functional approaches in their organizations View full abstract»

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  • Communication channels used by technical writers throughout the documentation process

    Publication Year: 2000 , Page(s): 35 - 50
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    Focuses on communication channels (or media) that technical writers uses to obtain and verify information and their reasons for selecting them. The author analyzes data from a survey of 30 technical communicators who responded to an e-mail questionnaire View full abstract»

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  • Communication in cross-functional teams: an introducton to this special issue

    Publication Year: 2000 , Page(s): 19 - 21
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  • Bridging boundaries, negotiating differences: the nature of leadership in cross-functional proposal-writing groups

    Publication Year: 2000 , Page(s): 90 - 98
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    The article analyzes the behaviors and mechanisms in aerospace proposals written by a company over 10 years. It asserts that persuasion and negotiation, schedule tracking, and designation of neutral project space all contributed to success View full abstract»

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Aims & Scope

The IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication is a peer-reviewed journal devoted to applied research on professional communication--including but not limited to technical and business communication. It has been published since 1957 by the Professional Communication Society of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).

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Saul Carliner
Concordia University