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

    Cambridge University Press 2007; US$ 44.00

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

  • Setting the Agendaby Maxwell McCombs

    Wiley 2014; US$ 22.95

    Setting the Agenda describes the mass media’s significant and sometimes controversial role in determining which topics are at the centre of public attention and action. In this new edition of his comprehensive book, Max McCombs, one of the founding fathers of the agenda-setting tradition of research, extends his previous synthesis of hundreds... 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...

  • 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...

  • Soziale Akte, Sprechakte und Textillokutionenby Armin Burkhardt

    De Gruyter 1986; US$ 210.00

    - Dr. Armin Burkhardt, Jahrgang 1952, ist Professor für Germanistische Linguistik an der Universität Magdeburg,Mitglied des Hauptvorstands der Gesellschaft für deutsche Sprache sowie (Mit-)Herausgeber verschiedener sprachwissenschaftlicher Werke. 476 pp. Deutsch. more...

  • Soziologie der Medienby Andreas Ziemann

    transcript 2014; US$ 11.89

    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...

  • Speaking Backby Katharine Gelber

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2002; US$ 149.00

    This book proposes an original policy framework for addressing hate speech. Gelber argues that a policy designed to provide support to affected groups and communities to enable them to speak back when hate speech occurs, is a more useful way of addressing the harms of hate speech than punitive measures. She suggests that ?speaking back? allows the... more...

  • Speech Act Taxonomy as a Tool for Ethnographic Descriptionby Nira Reiss

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1985; US$ 102.00

    This study is intended to design measures for ethnographic description including speech acts in an etic instrumental approach, oriented toward an analysis of the functions of communicative events in relation to the ongoing stream of behavior. A revised taxonomy of speech acts is applied to an empirical corpus and is shown to produce a systematic set... 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...

  • Sprechakte und Sprachfunktionenby Götz Beck

    De Gruyter 1980; US$ 140.00

    Sprechakte Und Sprachfunktionen: Untersuchungen Zur Handlungsstruktur Der Sprache Und Ihren Grenzen. more...