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Oral communication. Speech

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  • 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...

  • Discovering Speech, Words, and Mindby Dani Byrd; Toben H. Mintz

    Wiley 2011; US$ 41.95

    Written in a lively style, Discovering Speech, Words, and Mind applies a scientific approach to the study of various aspects of speech, using everyday examples to introduce the beginning student to the world of language and cognition. An accessible introduction to the fundamentals of speech production, speech perception, word-formation, language... more...

  • Conversation Analysisby Jack Sidnell

    Wiley 2011; US$ 39.95

    Combining the main findings, methods and analytic techniques of this central approach to language and social interaction, along with real-life examples and step-by-step explanations, Conversation Analysis is the ideal student guide to the field. Introduces the main findings, methods and analytic techniques of conversation analysis (CA) –... more...

  • Listening and Human Communication in the 21st Centuryby Andrew D. Wolvin

    Wiley 2011; US$ 53.95

    Bringing together top listening scholars from a range ofdisciplines and real world perspectives, Listening and HumanCommunication in the 21st Century offers a state-of-the-artoverview of what we know and think about listening behavior in the21st century. Introduces students to the core issues listening theory andpractice Includes student friendly... more...

  • Talk in Actionby John Heritage; Steven Clayman

    Wiley 2011; US$ 44.95

    Talk in Action examines the language, identity, and interaction of social institutions, introducing students to the research methodology of Conversation Analysis. Features a unique focus on real-world applications of CA by examining four institutional domains: calls to emergency numbers, doctor-patient interaction, courtroom trials, and mass communication,... more...

  • Fast Easy Way to Learn a Languageby Bill Handley

    Wiley 2012; US$ 24.95

    Fast, Easy Way to Learn a Language is essential reading foranyone studying a language at school, for business, travel or justfor pleasure. Well-known inspirational teacher Bill Handley speaks15 languages at various degrees of fluency. He is passionate aboutlearning languages and believes language learning should be anadventure. In this book he explains:... more...

  • Supportive Fellow-Speakers and Cooperative Conversationsby Wolfram Bublitz

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1988; US$ 180.00

    This is a study of a specific type of everyday conversation whose essential hallmark is its participants' attempt to gain agreement and consent when establishing and maintaining a continuous and coherent flow of talk. Basing his analyses on the Survey'-corpus and resorting to an interpretative, reconstructive mode of description, Bublitz focusses on... more...

  • You Are the Messageby Roger Ailes

    The Doubleday Religious Publishing Group 2012; US$ 16.95

    "You are the message." What does that mean, exactly? It means that when you communicate with someone, it's not just the words you choose to send to the other person that make up the message.  You're also sending signals about what kind of person you are--by your eyes, your facial expression, your body movement, your vocal pitch, tone, volume, and... more...

  • Die Kunst der Redeby Friedrich Naumann

    De Gruyter Mouton 1914; US$ 133.00

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  • Dialoganalyse IIby Edda Weigand; Franz Hundsnurscher

    De Gruyter 1989; US$ 196.00

    Dialoganalyse. Arbeitstagungen der IADA / Dialoganalyse II Referate der 2. Arbeitstagung, Bochum 1988, B more...