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Journal of Business and Technical Communication

Iowa State University, USA
Iowa State University, USA
Book Review Editor:
Ohio State University
Managing Editor:
Editorial Advisory Board:
Western Michigan University
Western Michigan University
Iowa State University
Iowa State University, USA
Iowa State University, USA

Published in Association with Iowa State University

2013 Impact Factor: 0.312
2013 Ranking: 99/111 in Business | 63/74 in Communication
Source: 2013 Journal Citation Reports ® (Thomson Reuters, 2014)

JBTC again wins two of the five NCTE Awards for scientific and technical communication

Best article Reporting Qualitative or Quantitative Research in Technical or Scientific Communication

Jacob E. McCarthy, Jeffrey T. Grabill, William Hart-Davidson, and Michael McLeod
Content Management in the Workplace: Community, Context, and a New Way to Organize Writing 
Journal of Business and Technical Communication, October 2011; 25, 4: 367-395

Best Article on Philosophy or Theory of Technical or Scientific Communication

Doug Brent
Transfer, Transformation, and Rhetorical Knowledge: Insights From Transfer Theory
Journal of Business and Technical Communication, October 2011; vol. 25, 4: pp. 396-420

The Journal of Business and Technical Communication keeps you informed about the latest communication practices, problems and trends in both business and academic settings or sectors. This important publication covers written, oral and electronic communication in all areas of business, science and government.

Created over two decades ago to meet the growing demand for research and analysis in this expanding field, the Journal of Business and Technical Communication provides you with information you can use today. The journal covers topics of fundamental interest and key issues such as: Managerial communication Collaborative writing Ethics of business communication Technical writing pedagogy Business-communication education Gender differences in writing International communication Graphic design Ethnography and corporate culture

Varied, Comprehensive Scholarship

A valuable resource for educators, researchers, scholars, managers, technicians and practitioners, the Journal of Business and Technical Communication offers you a wide range of scholarship that probes current problems and methods, including: Articles... essays present the latest - and often controversial - results of research in professional communication. Approaches and Practices... short articles list instructional tips and industrial how-tos. Commentaries... opinion pieces address issues of importance to the profession. Book and Software Reviews... critical examinations cover the book and software market. Comments and Responses... exchanges between readers and authors add insight to recent work. Annual Index... alphabetical listings of authors and titles provide quick and easy reference to valuable information.

Journal of Business and Technical Communication has frequently won the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) award presented nationally for excellence in publications in technical and scientific communication.

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Frequency: Quarterly eISSN: 1552-4574 ISSN: 1050-6519
Months of Distribution: January , April , July , October Current Volume: 29 Current Issue: 3
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