Accession Number:

ADA073733

Title:

Method for Determining Language Objectives and Criteria. Volume III. Conceptual Tools: Functional System, List of Functions, Operational Definitions of Functions.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

DEVELOPMENT AND EVALUATION ASSOCIATES INC SYRACUSE NY

Report Date:

1979-05-25

Pagination or Media Count:

62.0

Abstract:

This volume presents material related to the conceptual framework used in the language analysis aspects of the task analysisobjectives system. The initial pages of the volume contain an explanation of the functional system and how it fits with other system concepts, and some heuristics for its use. Next is a list of the functional categories and functions which were developed in the course of the project. Third, the volume presents Operational Definitions for each function listed in the previous pages. It offers synonyms, a definition of the function, sample English utterances which are examples of the function, comments, and examples of function catalog entries.

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law
  • Humanities and History
  • Linguistics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE