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  • Argumentieren unter Stressby Albert Thiele

    FAZ Institut 2013; US$ 22.16

    Hauptbeschreibung Man muss sich nicht alles gefallen lassen Unfaire Angriffe haben in wirtschaftlich angespannten Zeiten Konjunktur. Und auch die nicht nur in Deutschland, sondern auch in Europa geführte Diskussion um "Quotenfrauen" in Führungspositionen bringen weibliche Führungskräfte unter Druck. Wenn die Spielräume enger werden, führt das häufig... more...

  • Oral and Nonverbal Expressionby Ivan Muse

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 9.95

    First Published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Politische Kommunikation in den Massenmedien: Von der Inszenierung politischer Persönlichkeiten und ihrer Darstellung im Rahmen politischer Talkshowsby Olaf Steingräber

    Diplomica Verlag 2013; US$ 17.35

    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...

  • Modi des Demokratischenby Friedrich J. Arndt

    Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2013; US$ 50.45

    Reihe Zeitgenössische Diskurse des Politischen - Band 5 more...

  • Conditional Press Influence in Politicsby Adam J. Schiffer

    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...

  • Linguistic Dimensions of Crisis Talkby Claudia Sassen

    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...

  • Negotiation and Power in Dialogic Interactionby Edda Weigand; Marcelo Dascal

    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...

  • The Organizing Property of Communicationby François Cooren

    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...

  • Second Language Interactionby Salla Kurhila

    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...

  • Sound Patterns in Interactionby Elizabeth Couper-Kuhlen; Cecilia E. Ford

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2004; US$ 195.00

    This collection of original papers by eminent phoneticians, linguists and sociologists offers the most recent findings on phonetic design in interactional discourse available in an edited collection. The chapters examine the organization of phonetic detail in relation to social actions in talk-in-interaction based on data drawn from diverse languages:... more...