Briggs Library has a number of resources for investigating sustainability and the rhetoric surrounding the issue. This guide provides information on research, including information evaluation. Please consult Linda Kott, your English Subject Librarian, or the librarian on duty via our Ask @Briggs service for additional help with your research.
Some library databases limit their coverage to certain topic areas. These subject-specific databases are valuable for in-depth and scholarly research.
Topics for this class can vary considerably and so will the databases you may want to consult. Use the library's Research Guides to identify recommended databases in a variety of subject areas. Examples of subject-specific database are listed below.
Library Research Guides will help you identify recommended databases in a variety of subject areas. Examples of Research Guides are linked below. Use the library's comprehensive list of Research Guides for more options.
Cyphert, Dale. “From Product to Process: The Rhetoric of Sustainability and Evolving Management Practice.” Business and Professional Communication Quarterly, vol. 84, no. 3, 2021, pp. 242–65, https://doi.org/10.1177/2329490620987835.
Knight, Melinda. “The Rhetoric of Sustainability: Origins and Practices.” Business and Professional Communication Quarterly, vol. 84, no. 3, 2021, pp. 179–80, https://doi.org/10.1177/23294906211038039.
Pickering, Kristin. “Negotiating Ethos: An Army Corps of Engineers Resource Manager Persuades a Community to Protect a Recreational Lake Area.” Business and Professional Communication Quarterly, vol. 84, no. 3, 2021, pp. 205–41, https://doi.org/10.1177/23294906211012401.