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TOC: Pragmatics and Society Vol. 8, No. 2 (2017)

Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <>

Date: 18-Aug-2017
From: Karin Plijnaar <>
Subject: Pragmatics and Society Vol. 8, No. 2 (2017)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: Pragmatics and Society
Volume Number: 8
Issue Number: 2
Issue Date: 2017

Main Text:

2017. iii, 162 pp.

Table of Contents


“Can I say something?”: Meta turn-taking in natural talk
Beatrice Szczepek Reed
161 – 182

Prompting offers of assistance in interaction
Michael Haugh
183 – 207

Culture-generality and culture-specificity of face: Insights from argumentative talk in Iranian dissertation defenses
Ahmad Izadi
208 – 230

Perception of (im)politeness and the underlying cultural conceptualisations: A study of Persian
Farzad Sharifian and Tahmineh Tayebi
231 – 253

Initiating side-sequenced vocabulary lessons: Asymmetry of linguistic knowledge and opportunities for learning in conversation
Mariko Kotani
254 – 280

Metaphors of parliamentary budget debates in times of crisis: The case of the UK and the Montenegrin parliament
Milica Vuković Stamatović
281 – 311


Review of Fetzer, Anita, ed., (2013 ) The Pragmatics of Political Discourse: Explorations across Cultures
Reviewed by Xiaoqing Yan
313 – 317

Review of Östman, Jan-Ola & Anna Solin, eds. (2016) Discourse and Responsibility in Professional Settings
Reviewed by Jin Ying

Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis

Subject Language(s): English (eng)
                            Persian, Iranian (pes)

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