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Oral communication. Speech

  • (Re)presentations and Dialogueby François Cooren; Alain Létourneau

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2012; US$ 149.00

    This study pertains to the field of studies on Textual Genetics and Enunciation Linguistics and is aimed at analyzing the forms of representation of verbal erasures occurring during the writing process of a story made up by two Brazilian pupils (7 years old). Having assumed “haphazardness” and “dialogism” as the central phenomena... more...

  • 4,000 Questions for Getting to Know Anyone and Everyoneby Barbara Ann Kipfer

    Diversified Publishing 2007; US$ 14.99

    4,000 ways to achieve instant intimacy What, more than anything, makes you angry? Who were your childhood idols? What kind of leader are you most inclined to follow? What has happened to the art of conversation? In the age of Internet chat rooms, speed dating, and frantic text messaging, have we forgotten how to meaningfully connect? This book... more...

  • Abhandlung über die bedeutsamen Verhaltensweisen der Sprache. [Tractatus de Modis significandi.]by Thomas von Erfurt; Stephan Grotz

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1998; US$ 158.00

    Der lange dem Duns Scotus zugeschriebene Traktat des Thomas von Erfurt wird hier erstmals in einer deutschen Übersetzung vorgestellt. Er gilt als der abschließende Höhepunkt der spekulativen Grammatik, einer der gewichtigsten Ausformungen der spätmittelalterlichen Sprachtheorie. Von Bedeutung dürfte dieser Text aber nicht nur für Mediävisten sein.... more...

  • Academic Listeningby John Flowerdew

    Cambridge University Press 1995; US$ 28.00

    A collection of original papers by researchers working in the field which comprehensively addresses the area of second language academic listening. more...

  • Acting Out Participant Examples in the Classroomby Stanton E.F. Wortham

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1994; US$ 149.00

    This volume explores a relational pattern that occurs during one type of speech event — classroom “participant examples.” A participant example describes, as an example of something, an event that includes at least one person also participating in the conversation. Participants with a role in the example have two relevant identities... more...

  • Action and Agency in Dialogueby François Cooren; Bruno Latour

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2010; US$ 135.00

    What happens when people communicate or dialogue with each other? This is the daunting question that this book proposes to address by starting from a controversial hypothesis: What if human interactants were not the only ones to be considered, paraphrasing Austin (1962), as ?doing things with words?? That is, what if other ?things? could also be granted... more...

  • Advances in Natural Multimodal Dialogue Systemsby Jan van Kuppevelt; Laila Dybkjĉr; Niels Ole Bernsen

    Springer Netherlands 2006; US$ 259.00

    References 74 Part II Annotation and Analysis of Multimodal Data: Speech and Gesture 4 FORM 79 Craig H. Martell 1. Introduction 79 2. Structure of FORM 80 3. Annotation Graphs 85 4. Annotation Example 86 5. Preliminary Inter-Annotator Agreement Results 88 6. Conclusion: Applications to HLT and HCI? 90 Appendix: Other Tools, Schemes and Methods of Gesture... more...

  • Agenda Setting in a 2.0 Worldby Thomas J. Johnson

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    This volume explores agenda-setting theory in light of changes in the media environment in the 21st century. In the decades since the original Chapel Hill study that launched agenda-setting research, the theory has attracted the interest of scholars worldwide. Agenda Setting in a 2.0 World features the work of a new generation of scholars. The... more...

  • Akzeptanz in der Medien- und Protestgesellschaftby Günter Bentele; Reinhard Bohse; Uwe Hitschfeld; Felix Krebber

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2014; US$ 39.99

    ?Stuttgart 21? wurde zu einer Chiffre für Bürgerproteste und ein Symbol für ?schwindende Akzeptanz? von Großvorhaben. Eine Reihe von Infrastrukturprojekten wird auch künftig vor Akzeptanzproblemen stehen. Dieser Band analysiert grundlegende Aspekte des Diskurses über Akzeptanz und Bürgerbeteiligung in der modernen Gesellschaft. Er bietet wissenschaftliche... more...

  • Alternative and Activist New Mediaby Leah Lievrouw

    Wiley 2013; US$ 19.95

    Alternative and Activist New Media provides a rich and accessible overview of the ways in which activists, artists, and citizen groups around the world use new media and information technologies to gain visibility and voice, present alternative or marginal views, share their own DIY information systems and content, and otherwise resist, talk back... more...