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LINGUIST List 22.2775

Wed Jul 06 2011

Books: Discourse Analysis/Pragmatics/Semantics: Fetzer, Oishi (Eds)

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        1.     Paul Peranteau , Context and Contexts: Fetzer, Oishi (Eds)

Message 1: Context and Contexts: Fetzer, Oishi (Eds)
Date: 06-Jul-2011
From: Paul Peranteau <paulbenjamins.com>
Subject: Context and Contexts: Fetzer, Oishi (Eds)
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Title: Context and Contexts
Subtitle: Parts meet whole?
Series Title: Pragmatics & Beyond New Series 209
Published: 2011
Publisher: John Benjamins
                http://www.benjamins.com/

Book URL: http://benjamins.com/catalog/pbns.209

Editor: Anita Fetzer
Editor: Etsuko Oishi
Electronic: ISBN: 9789027286635 Pages: Price: Europe EURO 90.00
Electronic: ISBN: 9789027286635 Pages: Price: U.S. $ 135.00
Hardback: ISBN: 9789027256133 Pages: Price: U.K. £ 90.00
Hardback: ISBN: 9789027256133 Pages: Price: U.S. $ 135.00
Hardback: ISBN: 9789027256133 Pages: Price: Europe EURO 95.40
Abstract:

This book departs from the premise that context represents a complex
relational configuration which can no longer be conceived as an analytic
prime but rather requires a parts-whole perspective to capture its inherent
dynamism. The edited volume presents a collection of papers which examine
the connectedness between context, contextualization and entextualization.
They address the questions how meaning and speech acts are situated in
context, how both are influenced by context, how context influences speech
acts and meaning, how context is imported into the discourse, and how
context is entextualized in discourse. The papers cover institutional and
non-institutional contexts, the language of Greek laws, political
discourse, confrontational media discourse and task-oriented face-to-face
and back-to-back interactions. They reflect current moves in pragmatics and
discourse analysis to cross disciplinary and methodological boundaries by
integrating relevant premises and insights, in particular cognition,
adaptive action, negotiation of meaning, sequentiality, recipient design
and genre.

Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis
                            Pragmatics
                            Semantics
                            Sociolinguistics

Written In: English (eng )

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