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Query:   For Query: 10.1695.2 E-mail Register/Register Shifting
Author:  Mila Tasseva-Kurktchieva
Submitter Email:  click here to access email
Linguistic LingField(s):   Pragmatics
Sociolinguistics

Summary:   For Query: 10.1695.2

Dear linguists,

Following are the responses I received about e-mail register and register
shifting.

Gains, J. (1998)
'Electronic Mail - a new style of communication of just a new medium?: An
investigation into the text features of E-mail'. In English for Specific
Purposes 18 (1), pp. 81-101.

Georgakopoulou, Alexandra (1997)
Self-presentation and interactional alliances in e-mail discourse: the
style- and code-switches of Greek messages. International Journal of Applied
Linguistics 7 (1997):141-164.

Irmengard Rauch et al.(1999)
BAG VI: Toward a grammar of German e-mail, in "New Insights in ermanic
Linguistics I, edited by I.Rauch and G.F. Carr.(New York: Peter Lang) pp.
181-199.

Thanks again to the following people who replyed to my query:

Wendy J. Anderson: wja@st-andrews.ac.uk
Alexandra Georgakopoulou: alexandra@georgakopoulou.org.uk
Irmengard Rauch: irauch@socrates.berkeley.edu

LL Issue: 10.1737
Date Posted: 15-Nov-1999
Original Query: Read original query


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