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  • Fictive Interactionby Esther Pascual

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2014; US$ 143.00

    Language is intimately related to interaction. The question arises: Is the structure of interaction somehow mirrored in language structure and use? This book suggests a positive answer to this question by examining the ubiquitous phenomenon of fictive interaction, in which non-genuine conversational turns appear in discourse, even within clauses, phrases,... more...

  • Spoken Corpora and Linguistic Studiesby Tommaso Raso; Heliana Mello

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2014; US$ 149.00

    This article aims to show how a corpus driven theory that analyses speech through information units can better account for Discourse Markers (DM) identification and analysis. We propose that the speech flow can only be properly analyzed if segmented into utterances and tone units through prosodic parameters. Utterances correspond to speech acts and... more...

  • Sprachphilosophieby Pirmin Stekeler-Weithofer

    C.H. Beck 2014; US$ 7.25

    Nur als sprachfähige Wesen sind wir personale Subjekte. Diese Einführung rückt die Sprachphilosophie daher ins Zentrum einer aufgeklärten Philosophie des Geistes, und zwar als sinnkritisches Selbstbewusstsein von Wissen und Wissenschaft. Sie erläutert die wichtigsten Beiträge aus der Geschichte dieser philosophischen Disziplin und macht den Leser mit... more...

  • Soziologie der Medienby Andreas Ziemann

    transcript 2014; US$ 11.40

    Medien haben als Begriff und Forschungsthema Hochkonjunktur. Dies gilt auch innerhalb der Soziologie: »media go society«. Die hier vorgestellte Mediensoziologie stellt sich in unmittelbare Nähe zur Gesellschaftstheorie und untersucht die komplexen Wechselwirkungen zwischen Gesellschaft, Medien und Individuum. Behandelt werden u.a. das Verhältnis von... more...

  • Media, Culture, and Medialityby Ludwig Jäger; Erika Linz; Irmela Schneider

    transcript 2014; US$ 40.44

    Current culturally oriented media studies have significantly advanced central concepts such like »mediality«, »media culture«, »media discourse« and »procedures of media«. Focused on this newly defined terminological field, this volume presents landmark contributions for media studies providing new insights into the current state of research on media... more...

  • Perspectives on the Study of Speechby P. D. Eimas; J. L. Miller

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 130.00

    Published in the year 1982, Perspectives on the Study of Speech is a valuable contribution to the field of Cognitive Psychology. more...

  • Post-Communism and the Media in Eastern Europeby Patrick H. O'Neil

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 59.95

    This investigation of the media in Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria, seeks to outline the legacies of communism confronting media reform, and how interaction between the media, state, society and market has led to the particular and unique dynamics in each case. more...

  • invariance and Variability in Speech Processesby J. S. Perkell; D. H. Klatt

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 140.00

    First published in 1986. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Introduction to Spoken Interaction, Anby Anna-Brita Stenstrom

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 71.95

    Describes how conversation works, providing a systematic and exhaustive account of the structure of spoken discourse and the diverse strategies speakers use to have a conversation. It is illustrated throughout with excerpts from genuine conversation and contains numerous exercises with suggested answers based on conversations in the London-Lund Corpus... more...

  • Small Talkby Justine Coupland

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 73.95

    This study presents a new perspective on small talk and its crucial role in everyday communication. The new approach presented here is supported by analyses of interactional data in specific settings - private and public, face-to-face and telephone talk. They vary from gossip at the family dinner table and intimate 'keeping in touch' phone conversations,... more...