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Angela Eaton

Eaton, Angela

Associate Professor

Office: 363G
Email:angela.eaton@ttu.edu
Web:http://www.faculty.english.ttu.edu/eaton

Awards
Journal Articles
Books
Book Chapters
Conference Proceedings
Short Articles
In Press

Technical Editing


Journal Articles

Peer-Reviewed/Refereed

  • Eaton, A. (2009). Applying to Graduate School in Technical Communication. Technical Communication, 56(2), 143-171.
  • Eaton, A., Portewig, T. (2008). “Examining Editing in the Workplace from the Author’s Point of View: Results of an Online Survey.” Technical Communication, 55(2), 111-137.
  • Eaton, A., (2002)."Technology-supported pedagogy in business, technical, and professional communication." Business Communication Quarterly 67: 67-72.
  • Eaton, A., (2003)."The effectiveness of two methods of correcting formal error." Business Communication Quarterly 66: 79-83.

Non-Peer-Reviewed/Refereed

  • Eaton, A., Brewer, P., Davidson, C., Portewig, T. (2008). Comparing Cultural Perceptions of Editing From the Author's Point of View.Technical Communication, 55(2), 140-166.
  • Eaton, A., Brewer, P., Davidson, C., Portewig, T. (2008). Examining Editing from the Author's Point of View: Results of an Online Survey.Technical Communication, 55(2), 111-139.

 

Books

  • Rude, C., Eaton, A. (2010). Technical Editing, 5th Edition (5th ed., pp. 404). New York: Longman.

 

Book Chapters

  • Eaton, A. Students in the Online Technical Communication Classroom:. Online Education 2.0: Evolving, Adapting, and Reinventing Online Technical Communication. Amityville, NY: Baywood's Technical Communication Series.
  • Eaton, A. (2010). Conducting Research in Technical Editing. In Avon Murphy (Ed.), New Perspectives on Technical Editing. Amityville, NY: Baywood.
  • Eaton, A., Rothman, L., Smith, J. M., Woody, R., Warren, C., Moore, J., Strosser, B., Spinks, R. (2008). In M. Eble and L.L. Gaillet (Ed.),Mentoring Undergraduates in the Research Process: Perceptions from the Mentor and Mentees. West Lafayette, IN: Parlor Press: Stories of Mentoring: Theory and Praxis.
  • Eaton, A. In A. Murphy (Ed.), Conducting Research in Technical Editing. Amityville, NY: Baywood: New Perspectives on Technical Editing.
  • Eaton, A. (2005). In K. Grant-Davie and K. Cargile Cook (Ed.),Students in the online technical communication classroom. Amityville, NY: Baywood: Online education: Global questions, local answers.

 

Conference Proceedings  

  • Cogan, R. (Presenter & Author), McDonald, B., Eaton, A. (Author Only), Public Responsibility in Medicine & Research, Public Responsibility in Medicine & Research, San Diego, CA, "Retention of information from written," International, Peer Reviewed/Refereed. (December 2010).
  • Eaton, A. (Presenter & Author), McPherson, C. (Presenter & Author), Pohland, L. (Presenter & Author), Technical Communication Summit, Society for Technical Communication, Dallas, TX, "Results of Interviewing Editors: Best Practices, Challenges, Insights," International, Peer Reviewed/Refereed, Published in Proceedings. (May 5, 2010).
  • Eaton, A. (Presenter & Author), McPherson, C. (Presenter & Author), Pohland, L. (Presenter & Author), Technical Communication Summit, Society for Technical Communication, Dallas, TX, "Technical Editing SIG Progression: Editing Challenges and Opportunities," International, Peer Reviewed/Refereed, Published in Proceedings. (May 3, 2010).
  • Eaton, A. (Presenter & Author), Boettger, R. (Presenter & Author), ATTW Conference, Association for the Teachers of Technical Writing, Lexington, KY, "Writing and Editing Grants at the University Level: Opening Teaching and Research Opportunities Using Primary Tech Comm Skills," National, Peer Reviewed/Refereed. (March 17, 2010). Cogan, R., Gates, M., Eaton, A., Meetings of Public Responsibility in Medicine & Research, Public Responsibility in Medicine & Research, Nashville, TN, "Effects of readability and formatting on recall of consent material early and late in the semester," International, Peer Reviewed/Refereed. (November 2009).
  • Eaton, A. (Presenter & Author), The academy/industry binary: The effect of distance education on the debate. Proceedings of the Society for Technical Communication 48th Annual Conference. 48 (2001):  1-4.
  • Eaton, A. (Presenter & Author), Technical communication and distance education: What’s being done, where we can go. Proceedings of the Society for Technical Communication 48th Annual Conference. 48 (2001): 87-92.

Co-Authored

  • Research on editing from the Author’s Viewpoint. With P. Brewer, T. Portewig, and C. Davidson. Proceedings of the Society for Technical Communication 53rd Annual Conference. May, 2006.
  • Problems in Navigating Online Help: Clues from User Search Patterns. With R Krull. Proceedings of the Society for Technical Communication 52nd Annual Conference. (May 2005): 282-6.
  • What users want from electronic performance support: Results from three waves of qualitative data. With R. Krull, J. Friauf, J. Brown-Grant. Proceedings of the Society for Technical Communication 49th Annual Conference. (2002): 311-4.
  • Usability trends in an online help system: User testing on three releases of help for a visual programming language. With R. Krull, J. Friauf, J. Brown-Grant.   IEEE International Professional Communication Conference Proceedings. (2001): 19-26.

 

Short Articles

  • Commentary on “Planning and information foraging theories and their value to the novice technical communicator.” Journal of Computer Documentation 26 (Nov. 2002): 181-3.

 

In Press

  • “Mentoring Undergraduates in the Research Process: Perceptions from the Mentor and Mentees.” With  L. Rothman, J. Melson Smith, R. Woody, C. Warren, J. Moore, B. Strosser, and R. Spinks. Stories of Mentoring: Theory and Praxis. Ed. M. Eble and L.L. Gaillet. West Lafayette, IN: Parlor Press.