Planning and information foraging theories and their value to the novice technical communicator

Abstract

Two complementary cognitive theories help to explain how novice technical communicators learn effective search methods: information foraging theory, a model of information-seeking behavior that combines human-computer interaction with anthropological constructs; and strategic planning theory, a communication model of how humans plan and achieve social goals… (More)
DOI: 10.1145/584955.584962

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@article{Gattis2002PlanningAI, title={Planning and information foraging theories and their value to the novice technical communicator}, author={Lyn Gattis}, journal={ACM Journal of Computer Documentation}, year={2002}, volume={26}, pages={168-175} }