Publishing Partner: Cambridge University Press CUP Extra Publisher Login
amazon logo
More Info

The LINGUIST List is dedicated to providing information on language and language analysis, and to providing the discipline of linguistics with the infrastructure necessary to function in the digital world. LINGUIST is a free resource, run by linguistics students and faculty, and supported primarily by your donations. Please support LINGUIST List during the 2016 Fund Drive.

Personal Directory Information

Name: Jocelyne  M.  Vincent Marrelli
Institution: Università degli studi di Napoli L'Orientale
Email: click here to access email
State and/or Country: Italy   
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Specialty: Intercultural communication; English as an International language; truthfulness and deception in intercultural perspective
Subject Language(s): English
Selected Publications: (2004)Words in the way of truth: truthfulness, deception, lying across cultures and disciplines. Napoli: Edizioni Scientifiche Italiane (E.S.I.).ISBN 88-495-0832-8.
(2004)'Ma che genere di menzogna è?' In L. Curti ed. La Nuova Sharazad. Donne e Multiculturalismo. Napoli: Liguori [281-301].
(2004)'Lingue in movimento, donne in mezzo' Intro. to § 'Genere, alterità e linguaggio' In L. Curti ed.(see above)[211-220].
(2003)'Truthfulness' In J. Verschueren et al. eds. Handbook of Pragmatics 2002 Instalment. Amsterdam/Antwerp: Benjamins[48 pp.].
(2003)'Incontri sulla soglia di Napoli' In A.Corrado & G.Di Martino eds. Parlare è comunicare? Napoli: E.S.I [133-161].
(2002)'Affect, ergonomics and culture in creating and managing a self-access centre' In C. Argondizzo & P. Evangelisti eds. L'apprendimento autonomo delle lingue straniere: Filosofia e attuazione nell'università italiana. Catanzaro: Rubbettino [ 89-106].
(2002) 'ACE learning centres for learners and 'carers”'. Postface to M.Cordisco, Self-Access: Autonomia e tecnologie nello studio dell’inglese come lingua straniera). Napoli: E.S.I [125-137].
(2000)'Talk-speak: Gioco e Ideologia nei logonimi inglesi' In C.Vallini ed. Le parole per le parole-I logonimi nelle lingue e nel metalinguaggio. Rome: Il Calamo [701-738].
(1999)(co.ed M-H.Laforest) English and the Other, issue of AION-Anglistica-New series-3,1 (journal website:
(1997)'On The Cross-Cultural Perception Of (In)Sincerity' In M.Bonfantini, C.Castelfranchi, A.Martone, I.Poggi & J.Vincent eds. Menzogna e Simulazione. Napoli: E.S.I.[79-120].
(1997)(with C.Castelfranchi) 'L'arte dell'inganno'. In Bonfantini et al. eds.(see above)[155-201].
(1994) 'On Non-Serious Talk: Some Cross-Cultural Remarks On The Un/Importance Of (Not) Being Earnest'. In H. Parret ed. Pretending to Communicate. Berlin: de Gruyter [253-275].
(1990)'Review of F. Braun 1988, 'Terms of Address:problems of patterns and usage in various languages and cultures'' Journal of Linguistics,26: 265-274.
(1990)(with L. Anderson)'On funny aliens: some notes on cross-cultural humour'. In Marengo-Vaglio et al.eds. Le Forme del Comico, Torino: Edizioni dell'Orso. [253-264].
(1990)'English for Cross-talk: Pidgin for Pentecost?' In J. Aitchison, Th.Frank & N.Pantaleo eds. English Past and Present, Fasano: Schena [197-227].
(1989)'On Cross-purposes in Cross-talk' In L.Curti et al. eds. Il muro del linguaggio: tragedia e conflitto. Naples: IUO /DIPLLO/ Intercontinentalia [465-488].
(1988)'Notes on Power and Solidarity in Bookshops: goals, roles and the functions of laughing' In G.Aston ed. Negotiating Service: studies in the discourse of bookshop encounters. The PIXI Project v.1, Bologna: C.L.U.E.B [233-267].
(1986)'Variation in Neapolitan BLUES'. Workshop Proceedings: International Group for the study of language standardization and vernacularization of literacy. Department of Language and Linguistics,York University(UK) [35-38].
(1983)'Categorizzazione e strategie di denominazione dei colori: aspetti metodologici, e problemi relativi all'inglese e all'italiano'. In Linguistica e Antropologia. Proceedings of the XIVth Società Linguistica Italiana conference,Lecce 1980. Roma: Bulzoni [161-171].
(1982)'On the Witcraft of Iago- I am not what I am' In AION-Anglistica 25,2-3 [335-376].
(1981)'Review of S.Tornay(ed.) 1978 'Voir et Nommer les Couleurs”'. Journal of Linguistics,17: 353-359.
(1981)(with C. Castelfranchi) 'On the art of deception: how to lie while saying the truth' In H. Parret, M.Sbisa`& J. Verschueren eds. Possibilities and Limitations of Pragmatics. Amsterdam:Benjamins [749-777].
(1979)'On defining minimal adequacy in English as L2'. AION-Anglistica XXI,1-2:341-358.
(1976)'On Translation: A first Approximation'. AION-Anglistica ,XIX,1:41-114.
Courses Taught: -English Linguistics to English majors (overview of characteristics of English from Phonetics/Phonology to Pragmatics and Rhetoric).
-English and ICT,
-English and the Media,
-English and Intercultural communication;
-English linguistics for translators (post-grad course);
-Advanced seminars in contrastive pragmatics (specifically in face-to-face interaction both in intra and inter-cultural settings; Data collection methodology)
-English language to International Relations and Diplomacy students in Political Science.
-English Language Teaching and Learning. Learner and Teacher Training; Self- Access resources development. use of IT in FL learning/teaching (for post-grad. EFL teacher trainees).
-Social and cultural history of English as a world language

Add to Linguist Directory Update your entry