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Title: Deixis and Information Packaging in Russian Discourse
Written By: Lenore A. Grenoble
Series Title: Pragmatics & Beyond New Series, 50

The role deixis plays in structuring language and its relation to the context of utterance provides the focus for an examination of information packaging in Russian discourse. The analysis is based on a model which interprets discourse as constituted by four interrelated frameworks - the linguistic text, the text setting, the text content and the participant framework.

Publication Year: 1998
Publisher: John Benjamins
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Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis
Subject Language(s): Russian
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 1556198124
ISBN-13: 9781556198120
Pages: 338pp
Prices: U.S. $ 162
Format: Hardback
ISBN: 9027250634
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 338pp
Prices: NLG 170