LINGUIST List 29.3564

Mon Sep 17 2018

TOC: Journal of Asian Pacific Communication 28 / 2 (2018)

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Date: 17-Sep-2018
From: Karin Plijnaar <>
Subject: Journal of Asian Pacific Communication Vol. 28, No. 2 (2018)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: Journal of Asian Pacific Communication
Volume Number: 28
Issue Number: 2
Issue Date: 2018

Main Text:

2018. iii, 178 pp.

Table of Contents


Attitudes to Mandarin Chinese varieties in Singapore
Francesco Cavallaro, Mark Fifer Seilhamer, Ho Yen Yee and Ng Bee Chin
Pages 195–225

Social support and mental health: An analysis of online support forums for Asian immigrant women
Eyun-Jung Ki and Joo Young Jang
Pages 226–250

Gentle masculinity in East Asia: ‘Herbivore Men’ and interlocutor constructed language
Judit Kroo
Pages 251–280

Migrant youth identity work in transnational new mediascape: A case study of what it means to be Korean for migrant adolescents
Sujin Kim
Pages 281–302

Expected feedback and successful adaptation to a multinational organization (MNO): A comparison between American and Japanese employees
Kumi Ishii
Pages 303–322

Justification and knowledge: Prospecting the modality of Indonesians’ informal political discussions on Facebook
Hamideh Molaei
Pages 323–344

Language attitudes by university students in mainland China: Results of a survey in three cities
Binmei Liu, Pengpeng Feng, Qingtao Feng, Jihong Li and Yuping Li
Pages 345–368

Book review

Review of Zhang, Qing (2018) Language and social change in China: Undoing commonness through Cosmopolitan Mandarin
Reviewed by Ke Zhang
Pages 369–371

Linguistic Field(s): Pragmatics

Subject Language(s): Chinese, Mandarin (cmn)
                            Chinese, Yue (yue)
                            English (eng)
                            Japanese (jpn)
                            Korean (kor)

Language Family(ies): Afroasiatic

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