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- De Gruyter 2002; US$ 154.00
This study investigates misunderstandings between Germans and Arabs caused by politeness. The data are mostly conversations in the course of private social gatherings. Gumperz' approach to intercultural communication and Brown/Levinson's theory of politeness supply the theoretical framework for the study. The two-sided concept of 'face'... more...
- De Gruyter 2001; US$ 252.00
Volume 5 of the Hittite Etymological Dictionary puts the total work past the mid-point of the alphabetical inventory of the Hittite language. It covers not only words with the initial L, additions and corrections to the earlier volumes, but also the complete indices to comparands in other languages, thus opening up volume 1-5 to other... more...
- Columbia University Press 2001; US$ 29.99
A half century ago gay men and lesbians were all but invisible in the media and, in turn, popular culture. With the lesbian and gay liberation movement came a profoundly new sense of homosexual community and empowerment and the emergence of gay people onto the media's stage. And yet even as the mass media have been shifting the terms of our public... more...
- Hodder Education 2012; US$ 12.78
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- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 46.95
The 2nd edition of Intercultural Communication : Updates key theories of intercultural communication Explores the ways in which people communicate within and across social groups around three themes. These include identity, Othering, and representation Contains new examples from business, healthcare, law and education. Presents an updated and... more...
- SAGE Publications 1992; US$ 66.00 US$ 56.10
Although studies of men and masculinity have gained momentum, little has been published that focuses on the media and their relationship to men as men. Men, Masculinity and the Media addresses this shortcoming. Scholars from across the social sciences investigate past media research on men and masculinity. They also examine how the media serve... more...
- VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2012; US$ 59.99
Der Journalismus ist ein weites Feld. Eingebettet in die Mechanismen der Massenmedien äußert er sich in vielfältigen Formen, erfüllt diverse Aufgaben, nutzt verschiedene Inhalte, erzielt disperse Wirkungen und beruht auf den Qualifikationen und Einstellungen der verschiedenen Macher. Das vielfältige Spektrum der Journalistik und des praktischen Journalismus... more...
- SAGE Publications 1997; US$ 66.00 US$ 56.10
The growing connections between media, culture and religion are increasingly evident in contemporary society, but until now have rarely been theoretically linked. The contributors to this volume effectively combine these areas into a coherent whole. The issues they examine include: the decline of religious institutions during the late twentieth... more...
- VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2012; US$ 44.99
Klarissa Lueg geht der Frage nach dem Zusammenhang zwischen sozialer Herkunft und der Hierarchie im journalistischen Feld nach. Dabei wird grundsätzlich die Herkunft von ChefredakteurInnen und JournalistenschülerInnen und die Bedeutung dieser sozialen Herkunft für Berufszugang und Positionierungsstrategien erläutert. Es wird deutlich, dass nicht nur... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2012; US$ 149.00
The aim of this paper is to analyse the usage of address forms in written professional communication in Brazilian Portuguese and Romanian. The corpus consists of two types of data, authentic workplace documents (especially from private companies) and templates from two recently published business correspondence textbooks in Romanian and Brazilian Portuguese.... more...