slanted abstract


What is slanted abstract?

slanted abstract meaning in Information Science terminology / glossary / dictionary is:
An abstract written to represent a specific portion of a document, or a particular perspective on its content, usually for the benefit of a specialized audience, for example, an abstract of a scientific paper on the effects of global warming on climate, written for the benefit of the petroleum industry. An example can be seen in the appendix of the ANSI/NISO Z39.14 Guidelines for Abstracts. Compare with critical abstract.


reference: ABC-CLIO