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IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication

Issue 1 • March 2001

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  • Introduction to the special issue: social construct within an information society

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s):4 - 5
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  • The Cultural Context In Business Communication [Book Review]

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s):58 - 59
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  • Video-mediated Communication [Book Review]

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s):60 - 61
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  • International Business Communication, 2nd Edition [Book Review]

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s):62 - 63
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  • Quick Guide To The Internet For Composition, 2000 Edition [Book Review]

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s):65 - 66
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  • Technology And Literacy In The Twenty-first Century: The Importance Of Paying Attention [Book Review]

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s):67 - 70
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  • The Discipline Of Teamwork [Book Review]

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s):71 - 72
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  • Communication as a dimension of user participation

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s):21 - 36
    Cited by:  Papers (33)
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    User participation is defined as the extent to which users or their representatives carry out assignments and perform various activities and behaviors during the system development process. This work has identified three dimensions of user participation: responsibility, the user-IS (information system) relationship and hands-on activity. However, this 3D view of user participation does not capture... View full abstract»

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  • The process of organizational communication: a model and field study

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s):6 - 20
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    Research in computer-mediated communication has usually emphasized the cognitive over the social aspects of communication, the medium over the message, and the product of communication over the process. In contrast, this paper emphasizes three constructs of the communication process: goal-based communication strategies, message form and medium. We seek to balance cognitive and social communication... View full abstract»

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  • What is explanation?

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s):53 - 57
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    Explanation is the bread-and-butter activity of any technical communicator. We explain things for a living, but how well can any of us explain the nature of explanation itself? What makes technical explanation different from persuasion or narration? Web-based instructional systems have pushed us away from traditional kinds of paper-bound explanation. In these new realms, anything better than hit-a... View full abstract»

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  • Sharing knowledge through intranets: a study of organizational culture and intranet implementation

    Publication Year: 2001, Page(s):37 - 52
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    Explores factors affecting the implementation of intranets, which are the technology upon which many knowledge management (KM) systems are built. Because intranets facilitate the sharing of employee knowledge, many believe that organizational culture influences intranet implementation. The results of this study found that intranet implementation is facilitated by a culture that emphasizes an atmos... View full abstract»

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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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