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Writing Centre Online Resource Guide


Introduction to Interdisciplinary Writing

Forman, J. & Markus, M. L. (2005). Research on collaboration, business communication and technology: Reflections on an interdisciplinary academic collaboration. Journal of Business Communication, (42)1, 78-102. DOI: 10.1177/0021943604271958

Gooch, J. C. (2005). The dynamics and challenges of interdisciplinary collaboration: A case study of "cortical depth of bench" in group proposal writing. IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication48(2), 177-90.

Palmeri, J. (2004). When discourses collide: A case study of interprofessional collaborative writing in a medically oriented law firm. Journal of Business Communication41(1), 37-65. DOI:10.1177/0021943603259582

Repko, A.F. (2008). Chapter 1: Defining Interdisciplinary Studies. Interdisciplinary Research: Process and theory. Retrieved from

Richards, D.G. (1996). The meaning and relevance of "synthesis" in Interdisciplinary Studies. The Journal of Education, 45(2), 114-128.

Resources for Interdisciplinary Writing