Building a Taxonomy and Nomenclature of Collaborative Writing to Improve Interdisciplinary Research and Practice

  title={Building a Taxonomy and Nomenclature of Collaborative Writing to Improve Interdisciplinary Research and Practice},
  author={Paul Benjamin Lowry and Aaron M. Curtis and Michelle Ren{\'e} Lowry},
  journal={Journal of Business Communication},
  pages={66 - 99}
This article provides a taxonomy of, nomenclature for, and discussion of issues related to collaborative writing. The goal is to enhance its research, improve its application in academia and industry, and help produce technologies that better support collaborative writing. To write collaboratively and build supportive technologies, practitioners and academics need to use a consistent nomenclature and taxonomy of collaborative writing. This article defines key collaborative writing terms and… 
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