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  • 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...

  • On Dialogueby David Bohm

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 24.95

    David Bohm is considered one of the best physicists of all time. He also had a deep interest in human communication and creativity. Influential in both management and communication theory in what is known 'Bohm Dialogue', On Dialogue is both inspiring and pioneering. Bohm considers the origin and very meaning of dialogue, reflecting on what gets in... more...

  • Oral and Nonverbal Expressionby Ivan Muse

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 9.95

    With this book, principals will become more successful at communicating with difficult people, delivering speeches, and will maximize the effectiveness of groups and committees. more...

  • Sequence Organization in Interaction: Volume 1by Emanuel A. Schegloff

    Cambridge University Press 2007; US$ 44.00 US$ 36.08

    The first volume in an authoritative series by Emanuel Schegloff on Conversation Analysis. more...

  • Talking Voicesby Deborah Tannen

    Cambridge University Press 2007; US$ 28.00 US$ 22.96

    This book, first published in 2007, provides a clear framework for understanding how ordinary conversation creates meaning and establishes relationships. more...

  • The Language of Turn and Sequenceby Cecilia E. Ford; Barbara A. Fox; Sandra A. Thompson

    Oxford University Press 2002; US$ 149.99 US$ 128.99

    This collection of previously unpublished, cutting-edge research discusses the conversation analysis (CA) approach to understanding language use. CA is the dominant theory for analyzing the social use of language and is concerned with the description of how speakers engage in conversation and other forms of social interaction involving language. Its... more...

  • The Linguistics of Speechby William A. Jr. Kretzschmar

    Cambridge University Press 2009; US$ 36.00 US$ 29.52

    An insightful study that proposes a unified theory of speech through which conflicting ideas about language might be understood. more...

  • Conversation Analysisby Gene H. Lerner

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2004; US$ 83.00

    This collection assembles early, yet previously unpublished research into the practices that organize conversational interaction by many of the central figures in the development and advancement of Conversation Analysis as a discipline. Using the methods of sequential analysis as first developed by Harvey Sacks, the authors produce detailed empirical... 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$ 66.00

    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...