A vivid commentary on Jewish survival and Jewish speech communities that will be enjoyed by the general reader, and is essential reading for students and researchers interested in the study of Middle Eastern languages, Jewish studies, and sociolinguistics.
This collection of essays by the Linguistic Politeness Research Group
represents the results of over a decade of the group's research, discussions,
seminars and conferences on the subject of linguistic politeness. The volume
brings together cutting edge essays reflecting the range of discursive
approaches to the analysis of politeness and impoliteness.