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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Sauer, Beverly A. (Beverly Ann), 1950-
Rhetoric of risk.
Mahwah, N.J. : L. Erlbaum Associates, ©2003
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Beverly A Sauer
|Notes:||Print version originally published: Mahwah, N.J. : L. Erlbaum Associates, 2003.|
|Description:||1 online resource (xviii, 366 pages) : illustrations.|
|Contents:||Contents: Editor's Introduction. Introduction: The Rhetoric of Risk. Part I: The Problem of Technical Documentation in Hazardous Environments. Regulating Hazardous Environments: The Problem of Documentation. Moments of Transformation: The Cycle of Technical Documentation in Large Regulatory Industries. Acknowledging Uncertainty: Rethinking Rhetoric in a Hazardous Environment. Part II: Moments of Transformation. Reconstructing Experience: The Rhetorical Interface Between Agencies and Experience. Learning From Experience: Enlarging the Agency's Perspective in Training and Instruction. Warrants for Judgment: The Textual Representation of Embodied Sensory Experience. Part III : Documenting Experience. Embodied Experience: Representing Risk in Speech and Gesture. Manual Communication: The Negotiation of Meaning Embodied in Gesture. Part IV: Transforming Experience. Capturing Experience: The Moment of Transformation. Conclusion: The Last Canary?|
|Series Title:||Rhetoric, knowledge, and society.|