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Communication Accommodation Theory

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Most people modify their ways of speaking, writing, texting, and e-mailing, and so on, according to the people with whom they are communicating. This fascinating book asks why we 'accommodate' to others in this way, and explores the various social consequences arising from it.


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Query:   Chomsky & Statistics
Author:  Joseph Davis
Submitter Email:  click here to access email
Linguistic LingField(s):   Linguistic Theories
Semantics
Syntax

Summary:   FOR QUERY: LINGUIST 11.375

LINGUISTS:

RECENTLY I POSTED A QUERY CONCERNING A REFERENCE I
VAGUELY MISREMEMBERED FROM CHOMSKY ON THE IRRELEVANCE
OF QUANTITATIVE DATA IN FORMAL LINGUISTICS. THANKS TO
THE FOLLOWING FOR RESPONDING: SABINE BARTSCH, STEFAN
THOMAS GRIES, MIKE DOWMAN,, BARBARA J. LUKA, LEONOR
SANTOS, JOEL WALTERS, V.J. COOK, PAUL CHAPIN, TOBY
AYER, AND VERN M. LINDBAD.

TWO CITATIONS IN SYNTACTIC STRUCTURES WERE MENTIONED:
P. 17, AND CH. 2 PARA. 2.4. THE CITATION I WAS
ACTUALLY SEEKING WAS FOUND BY SABINE BARTSCH; IT IS:
HALLIDAY, M.A.K. 1991.

LL Issue: 11.567
Date Posted: 14-Mar-2000
Original Query: Read original query