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  1. paul, Emotion in Dialogic Interaction: Weigand (Ed)

Message 1: Emotion in Dialogic Interaction: Weigand (Ed)

Date: Thu, 17 Jun 2004 14:45:23 -0400 (EDT)
From: paul <>
Subject: Emotion in Dialogic Interaction: Weigand (Ed)

Title: Emotion in Dialogic Interaction
Subtitle: Advances in the complex
Series Title: Current Issues in Linguistic Theory 248

Publication Year: 2004
Publisher:	John Benjamins

Book URL:

Editor: Edda Weigand, University of M�nster

Hardback: ISBN: 9027247609, Pages: xii, 284 pp., Price: EURO 105.00


This volume contains a selection of papers given at the European
Science Foundation Exploratory Workshop on 'Emotion in Dialogic
Interaction' at the University of M�nster 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 means of simple artificial units. The innovative
claim of the workshop was to analyse emotion as an integrated
component of human behaviour in dialogic interaction as demonstrated
by recent findings in neurology and to develop a linguistic model
which is able to deal with the complex integrated whole. Specific
emphasis was laid on communicative means for expressing emotions and
on emotional principles in dialogue. Furthermore, the issue of
specific European principles for dealing with emotions was

Table of contents

Foreword 1
Part I. Addressing the complex
Emotions: The simple and the complex
Edda Weigand 7
Universality vs. culture-specificity of emotion
František Daneš 27
Emotions in language and communication
Svetla Cmejrkov� 37
Emotions, language, and context
Carla Bazzanella 59
Body, passions and race in classical theories of language and emotion
John E. Joseph 77
Part II. Communicative means for expressing emotions
Interjections in a contrastive perspective
Karin Aijmer 103
When did we start feeling guilty?
Wolfgang Teubert 125
Joy, astonishment and fear in English, German and Russian: A
	corpus-based contrastive-semantic analysis
Valerij Dem'jankov, Andrej Sergeev, Dasha Sergeeva and Leonid Voronin
Ambivalence as a dialogic frame of emotions in conflict
Maxim I. Stamenov 183
Part III. Emotional principles in dialogue
The Role of Emotions in Normative Discourse and Persuasion
Michael R. Walrod 207
Anticipation of public emotions in TV debates
J�rn Bollow 225
Interpreting emotions in literary dialogue
Elda Weizman 245
The author-reader-text emotional bond in the literary action game
Tamar Sovran 259
On the inseparability of emotion and reason in argumentation
Christian Plantin 269
General index 281
List of contributors

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