The Ulster Discourse Studies Group will be launched on 12th May 1999 at The University of Ulster with a presentation by Dr Shi-xu on the Discourse of Mind. All are welcome.
PROGRAMME OF EVENTS:
date presenter presentation title
12th May Shi-xu The Discourse of Mind 9th June Fred Morrison The Discourse of Clinical Psychologists working with Sex Offenders 23rd June Nicola Schmidt-Renfree Facework as Discourse August Karyn Stapleton TBA September Catrin Sian Rhys TBA October John Wilson The Mind in the World as Discourse
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