Disorderly Discourse

Author: Charles L. Briggs
Editor: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 0195087763
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This volume contains eight essays that are at the intersection of two important areas within linguistics: conversational analysis, and the use of narrative in the creation, mediation, and resolution of conflict. The contributors explore these issues in a variety of cultures and languages.
Disorderly Discourse
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Charles L. Briggs, Professor of Ethnic Studies Charles Briggs
Categories: Mathematics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

This volume contains eight essays that are at the intersection of two important areas within linguistics: conversational analysis, and the use of narrative in the creation, mediation, and resolution of conflict. The contributors explore these issues in a variety of cultures and languages.
An Introduction to Critical Discourse Analysis in Education
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Rebecca Rogers
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-02-26 - Publisher: Routledge

First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Intercultural Communication
Language: en
Pages: 311
Authors: Ron Scollon, Suzanne B. K. Scollon, Rodney H. Jones
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-03 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

The third edition of this lively introduction serves as a guide to the main concepts and problems of intercultural communication. As the field has evolved, new trends and directions in research have emerged; this fully revised edition explores many of these while maintaining the core of the classic book. The
Reconciliation Discourse
Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: Annelies Verdoolaege
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-02-06 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

This volume is a research monograph analysing the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) from an ethnographic/linguistic point of view. The central proposition of this book is that the TRC can be regarded as a mechanism that leads to the hegemony of specific discourses, thus excercising power. The analysis
Exploring Courtroom Discourse
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: Ms Anne Wagner, Professor Le Cheng
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02-28 - Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

This volume presents a combination of practical, empirical research data and theoretical reflection to provide a comparative view of language and discourse in the courtroom. The work explores how the various disciplines of law and linguistics can help us understand the nature of "Power and Control" - both oral and