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  • Sprachphilosophieby Heinrich Watzka; Michael Reder; Godehard Brüntrup

    Kohlhammer Verlag 2014; US$ 18.00

    Die Sprachphilosophie des 20. Jahrhunderts wäre ohne die bahnbrechenden Leistungen einiger Logiker (Frege, Russell, Wittgenstein) nicht möglich gewesen. An das Instrument der Sprachanalyse knüpften sich hochfliegende Hoffnungen im Blick auf Klarheit der Gedankenführung wie auch auf Fortschritte bei der Beantwortung von Grundlagenfragen wie der Erklärung... more...

  • Machen Medien Politik?by Nayla Fawzi

    Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2014; US$ 64.48

    Welche Wirkungen haben Massenmedien in den einzelnen Phasen des politischen Prozesses? Und welche Funktionen erfüllen sie für politische Akteure? Trotz ihrer hohen Relevanz wurden diese Fragen in der politischen Kommunikationsforschung bisher nicht umfassend untersucht. Im Rahmen der Debatte um eine Medialisierung von Politik widmet sich... more...

  • Mythos Globalisierungby Kai Hafez

    Springer 2005; US$ 39.95

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  • Conditional Press Influence in Politicsby Adam J. Schiffer

    Lexington Books 2009; US$ 29.99

    Schiffer convincingly explains how and why media behavior and media effects are sharply limited by political and journalistic contexts.The book's contribution is impressive in its own right, and should be of use to researchers and graduate students across the field. more...

  • Emotion in Dialogic Interactionby Edda Weigand

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2004; US$ 158.00

    This volume contains a selection of papers given at the European Science Foundation Exploratory Workshop on ?Emotion in Dialogic Interaction? at the University of Münster in October 2002. In the literature, the complex network of ?emotion in dialogic interaction? is mostly addressed by reducing the complex and separating emotions or defining them by... more...

  • Essays in Speech Act Theoryby Daniel Vanderveken; Susumu Kubo

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2001; US$ 173.00

    Any study of communication must take into account the nature and role of speech acts in a broad context. This book addresses questions such as: - What do we mean? - How do we say it? and - How is it understood? in the broad context of universal, socio-cultural and psychological issues that bear on human communication. It presents an overview of current... more...

  • Features of Naturalness in Conversationby Martin Warren

    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...

  • Getting Acquainted in Conversationby Jan Svennevig

    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...

  • 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...