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  • Dialogue and Rhetoricby Edda Weigand

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2008; US$ 158.00

    Dialogue is of cardinal importance in maintaining the interpersonal relationship between judges and facilitating judgment drafting as collaborative problem solving. It is also important for the check and balance between courts and the legislature. A court judgment can therefore be taken as a dialogue between judges as well as that between courts and... 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...

  • Dialogue – The Mixed Gameby Edda Weigand

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2010; US$ 143.00

    The ‘Mixed Game Model’ represents a holistic theory of dialogue which starts from human beings’ competence-in-performance and describes how language is integrated in a general theory of human action and behaviour. Human beings are able to adapt to changing conditions and to pursue their interests by the integrated use of various communicative means,... more...

  • Contrastive Lexical Semanticsby Edda Weigand

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1998; US$ 165.00

    Contrastive lexical semantics was the main topic of an International Workshop at the University of Münster in May, 1997. It was addressed from different perspectives, from the pragmatic perspective of a corpus-oriented approach as well as from the model-oriented perspective of sign theoretic linguistics. Whereas the rule-governed model-oriented... more...

  • Die Zuordnung von Ausdruck und Inhalt bei den grammatischen Kategorien des Deutschenby Edda Weigand

    De Gruyter 1978; US$ 154.00

    A revision of the author's thesis, Teubingen, 1975, presented under the title: Die Zuordnung von Ausdruck und Inhalt bei nicht-lexikalischen Zeichen des Deutschen. more...

  • The Routledge Handbook of Language and Dialogueby Edda Weigand

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 65.95

    The Routledge Handbook of Language and Dialogue is the first comprehensive overview of the emerging and rapidly growing sub-discipline in linguistics, Language and Dialogue. Edited by one of the top scholars in the field, Edda Weigand, and comprising contributions written by a variety of likewise influential figures, the handbook aims to describe... more...

  • Sprache als Dialogby Edda Weigand

    De Gruyter 1989; US$ 196.00

    Die Buchreihe Linguistische Arbeiten (LA) trägt wesentlich zur aktuellen  linguistischen Theoriebildung im Bereich der allgemeinen und einzelsprachlichen Linguistik bei. Veröffentlicht werden hochwertige Arbeiten, die aktuelle Fragestellungen bearbeiten und die Entwicklung der Sprachwissenschaft, synchron oder diachron, empirisch oder... more...

  • Dialogue and Cultureby Marion Grein; Edda Weigand

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2007; US$ 158.00

    The volume deals with the relationship between language, dialogue, human nature and culture by focusing on an approach that considers culture to be a crucial component of dialogic interaction. Part I refers to the so-called ‘language instinct debate’ between nativists and empiricists and introduces a mediating position that regards language and dialogue... more...

  • Language as Dialogueby Edda Weigand; Sebastian Feller

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2009; US$ 149.00

    With her theory of ‘Language as Dialogue’, Edda Weigand has opened up a new and promising perspective in linguistic research and its neighbouring disciplines. Her model of ‘competence-in-performance’ solved the problem of how to bridge the gap between competence and performance and thus substantially shaped the way in which people look at language... more...

  • Negotiation and Power in Dialogic Interactionby Edda Weigand; Marcelo Dascal

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2001; US$ 180.00

    Gossip is a butterfly: If you run after it, it will fly away from you; If you are sitting still, it will rest on your shoulder. (A saying on the Philippines) more...