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Journal Title: Pragmatics
Volume/Issue:   24 / 1
Date: 2014
Table of Contents: Pragmatics 24:1 (March 2014)
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First-order politeness in rapprochement and distancing cultures: Understandings and uses of politeness by Spanish native speakers from Spain and Spanish non-native speakers from the U.S.
María Jesús Barros García and Marina Terkourafi

Identities and linguistic varieties in Japanese: An analysis of language ideologies as participants’ accomplishments
Chie Fukuda

Text and contextual information retrieval: A relevance-theoretic approach to cohesion
Patricia Kolaiti

The alternation of desu/-masu with plain form speech and the constitution of social
class in Japanese high school English lessons
Sarah S. Meacham

The role of pragmatic function in the grammaticalization of English general extenders
Maryann Overstreet

The discursive management of identity in interviews with female former colonials of the Belgian Congo: Scrutinizing the role of the interviewer
Dorien Van de Mieroop and Jonathan Cllifton

Laughing when nothing’s funny: The pragmatic use of coping laughter in the negotiation of conversational disagreement
Shawn Warner-Garica
Publisher: International Pragmatics Assoc.
Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis
Subject Language(s): English
LL Issue: 25.1160