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TOC: Pragmatics and Society 8 / 4 (2017)

Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <>

Date: 09-Feb-2018
From: Karin Plijnaar <>
Subject: Pragmatics and Society Vol. 8, No. 4 (2017)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: Pragmatics and Society
Volume Number: 8
Issue Number: 4
Issue Date: 2018

Main Text:

2017. iv, 167 pp.

Table of Contents


Nations in news: Ordinary stereotypes in national TV news coverage of Spain and Germany
Richard Pfeilstetter
Pages 477 – 497

Variations in the use of metaphor at the macro-contextual level: The case of English press news
Jian-Shiung Shie
Pages 498 – 519

Order in disorder: Audience responses and political rhetoric in speeches from the second round of the 2012 French presidential election
Sarah Ledoux and Peter Bull
Pages 520 – 541

The question of power in language classes from a critical discourse analysis perspective: Once a student, always a student?
Esmat Babaii, Abbas Parsazadeh and Hassan Moradi
Pages 542 – 570

Performing acts of impoliteness through code-switching to English in colloquial Jordanian Arabic interactions
Muhammad A. Badarneh, Kawakib Al-Momani and Fathi Migdadi
Pages 571 – 600

Lexicography, discourse and power: Uncovering ideology in the bilingualization of a monolingual English dictionary in China
Wenge Chen
Pages 601 – 629


Review of Ladegaard, Hans J. (2017) The Discourse of Powerlessness and Repression: Life Stories of Domestic Migrant Workers in Hong Kong
Reviewed by Marta Kunov Kirilova
Pages 631 – 635

Review of Capone, Alessandro & Jacob L. Mey, eds (2016) Interdisciplinary Studies in Pragmatics, Culture and Society
Reviewed by Chaoqun Xie
Pages 636 – 643

Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis

Subject Language(s): Arabic, South Levantine (ajp)
                            English (eng)
                            French (fra)

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