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Politische Kommunikation in den Massenmedien: Von der Inszenierung politischer Persönlichkeiten und ihrer Darstellung im Rahmen politischer TalkshowsDiplomica Verlag 2013; US$ 17.24
Gegenstand der Arbeit ist es, eine möglichst aufschlussreiche Betrachtung moderner Methoden zu geben, welcher sich Politiker und Parteien annehmen, um möglichst positive Wirkung beim Bürger im Zusammenspiel mit Medien zu erzielen. Hierbei wird im Speziellen auf den Bereich der Fernsehmedien (Bewegbilder) eingegangen. Verfolgt wird die Frage nach der... more...
- Lexington Books 2009; US$ 29.99
This book theorizes and tests the conditions under which the press is a powerful political institution, and when it cedes its power to other institutions and actors. It gives a theoretical framework and substantive case studies to aid scholars across a wide area of American politics in understanding the news media's role in American politics. more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2006; US$ 173.00
The study describes a detailed and original piece of research work, investigating a very important genre of human communication, and that is conversation. It provides a definition of the genre of conversation by describing nine features of conversation, namely multiple sources, discourse coherence, language as doing, co-operation, unfolding, open-endedness,... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2000; US$ 180.00
What makes a ‘getting acquainted’ a recognizable conversational activity, and how are interpersonal relationships established in a first conversation? This book presents a theoretical framework for the study of relationship management in conversation and an empirical study of a corpus of initial interactions. It provides detailed descriptions... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2005; US$ 165.00
This book offers an HPSG-based discourse grammar for a controlled language (Air Traffic Control) that allows the identification of well-formed discourse patterns. A formalisation of discourse theoretical structures that occur especially in crisis situations that involve potential aviation disasters is introduced. Of particular importance in this context... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2001; US$ 180.00
The topic of negotiation has turned out to be of crucial interdisciplinary interest for our understanding of what we are doing in language use. Are we exchanging meanings defined in advance and presupposing equal understanding on the basis of a rule-governed system, or are we negotiating meaning and understanding in the framework of an open dialogic... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2000; US$ 165.00
What is an organization? What are the building blocks that ultimately constitute this social form, so pervasive in our daily life? Like Augustine facing the problem of time, we all know what an organization is, but we seem unable to explain it. This book brings an original answer by mobilizing concepts traditionally reserved to linguistics, analytical... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2006; US$ 165.00
Members of divergent societies are increasingly involved in interactional situations, both publicly and privately, where participants do not share linguistic resources. Second language conversations have become common everyday events in the globalized world, and an interest has evolved to determine how interaction is conducted and understanding achieved... more...