Discourse Studies (Sage Benchmarks Discourse Studies)

Discourse Studies (Sage Benchmarks Discourse Studies)

By: Teun A. van Dijk (editor)Hardback

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The collection will cover all the major fields of discourse studies: including, grammar, stylistics, conversation analysis, narrative analysis, argumentation, psychology of comprehension, ethnography of speaking, and media. It will include classic articles, work from the top scholars in the field, and reflect all the significant debates.

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Teun A. van Dijk is a Visiting Professor at Universitat Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona. From 1980 to 2006 he held a personal chair as Professor of Discourse Studies at the University of Amsterdam. A world leading scholar of discourse studies and author of over 250 books and articles, he edits the SAGE journals Disourse & Society, Discourse Studies, and Discourse and Communication.


Interviewing Persons with a Learning Disability - C Antaki How Setting Lower Standards May Inflate Well-Being Scores Listeners as Co-Narrators - J B Bavelas, L Coates and T Johnson Discourse Studies and the Ideology of 'Liberalism' - R De Beaugrande The Discourse Structure of News Stories - A Bell Crossing Genders, Mixing Languages - N Besnier The Linguistic Construction of Transgenderism in Tonga The Power and Politics of Genre - V Bhatia Styles of Stance in English - D Biber and E Finegan Lexical and Grammatical Marking of Evidentiality and Affect The Dialogic Unconscious - M Billig Psychoanalysis, Discursive Psychology and the Nature of Repression Investigating Narrative Inequality - J Blommaert African Asylum Seekers' Stories in Belgium The Dynamics of Political Interviews - S Blum-Kulka Dialogue and Confrontation in Venezuelan Political Interaction - A Bolivar Man in the News - C R Caldas-Coulthard The Misrepresentation of Women Speaking in News as Narrative Discourse Role and Position of Scientific Voices Speech in the Media - H Calsamiglia and C L Ferrero Relativity and Its Discontents - D Cameron Language, Gender and Pragmatics The Analysis of Discourse Flow - W Chafe Missing Links in Mainstream CDA - P Chilton The Interpretation of Communicative Contexts - A Cicourel Examples from Medical Encounters Answers and Evasions - S E Clayman Author Identification, Idiolect and Linguistic Uniqueness - M Coulthard Bodies, Beaches and Burn-Times - N Coupland and J Coupland 'Environmentalism' and Its Discursive Competitors Pro-Faced Receipts of Teases - P Drew Universal and Culture-Specific Properties of Greetings - A Duranti Moaning, Whinging and Laughing - D Edwards The Subjective Side of Complaints Trial Discourse and Judicial Decision-Making - S Ehrlich Constraining the Boundaries of Gendered Identities Is Sybil There? The Structure of Some American English Directives - S Ervin-Tripp Discourse, Social Theory and Social Research - N Fairclough The Discourse of Welfare Reform The Discourse of Colonial Withdrawal - J Flowerdew A Case Study in the Creation of Mythic Discourse Resources and Repair - B A Fox, M Hayashi and R Jasperson A Cross-Linguistic Study of Syntax and Repair Pragmatic Markers - B Fraser Coherence in Text versus Coherence in Mind - T Giv[ac]on Action and Embodiment within Situated Human Interaction - C Goodwin Constructing Inferences during Narrative Text Comprehension - A C Graesser, M Singer and T Trabasso Space - P Graham Irrealis Objects in Technology Policy and Their Role in a New Political Economy Medical Discourse - B-L Gunnarsson Sociohistorical Construction Tactical Uses of Stories - M H Harness Goodwin Participation Frameworks within Girls' and Boys' Disputes The Terms of Agreement - J Heritage and G Raymond Indexing Epistemic Authority and Subordination in Talk-in-Interaction Politeness, Power and Provocation - J Holmes How Humour Functions in the Workplace Stance and Engagement - K Hyland A Model of Interaction in Academic Discourse When Talk Isn't Cheap - J Irvine Language and Political Economy Political Discourse - S J[um]ager The Language of Right and Left in Germany The Uses and Representations of Local Languages in Tourist Destinations - A Jaworski et al A View from British TV Holiday Programmes Notes on 'Latency' in Overlap Onset - G Jefferson Sociolinguistic Resources, Individual Identities and Public Speech Styles of Texas Women - B Johnstone The Role of Knowledge in Discourse Comprehension - W Kintsch A Construction-Integration Model Heteronormativity in Action - C Kitzinger Reproducing the Heterosexual Nuclear Family in After-Hours Medical Calls Oral Genres of Humor - H Kotthoff Against Arbitrariness - G Kress The Social Production of the Sign as a Foundational Issue in Critical Discourse Analysis Narrative Analysis - William Labov and Joshua Waletzky Oral Versions of Personal Experience Gender, Discourse and Semiotics - M Lazar The Politics of Parenthood Representations Reconstructing Topical Sensitivity - P Linell and M Bredmar Aspects of Face-Work in Talks between Midwives and Expectant Mothers The Body Literate - A Luke Discourse and Inscription in Early Literacy Training You Know, It Depends - R K S Macaulay Analyzing Self-Constituting Discourses - D Maingueneau Grace - J R Martin The Logogenesis of Freedom Division and Rejection - Rojo L Mart[ac]in From the Personification of the Gulf Conflict to the Demonization of Saddam Hussein The News Delivery Sequence - D W Maynard Bad News and Good News in Conversational Interaction Temporalit[ac]e, S[ac]equentialit[ac]e et Multimodalit[ac]e au Fondement de l'Organisation de l'Interaction - L Mondada Le Pointage comme Pratique de Prise du Tour The Political Function of Narrative in Organizations - D Mumby Talking to Children in Western Samoa - E Ochs Nominal and Temporal Anaphora - B H Partee The Organization of Ideological Diversity in Discourse - S Philips Modern and Neotraditional Visions of the Tongan State Argumentation Studies and Discourse Analysis - M Plantin The French Situation and Global Perspectives Extreme Case Formulations - A Pomerantz A Way of Legitimizing Claims Discursive Social Psychology - J Potter From Attitudes to Evaluative Practices Were You Ever in a Situation Where You Were in Serious Danger of Being Killed? Narrator-Listener Interaction in Labov and Waletzky's Narratives - U Quasthoff Confirming Allusions - E A Schegloff Toward an Empirical Account of Action Narrative as Self-Portrait - D Schiffrin Sociolinguistic Constructions of Identity The Discourses of Food in the World System - R Scollon Toward a Nexus Analysis of a World Problem A Discourse-Centered Approach to Language and Culture - J Sherzer Linguistics as Metaphor - Shi-Xu Analyzing the Discursive Ontology of the Object of Linguistic Inquiry The Writing of Research Article Introductions - J Swales and H Najjar The Relativity of Linguistic Strategies - D Tannen Rethinking Power and Solidarity in Gender and Dominance Talk and Institution - P Ten Have A Reconsideration of the 'Asymmetry' of Doctor-Patient Interaction Principal, Plausibility and the Historic Present - J Thornborrow The Construction of Conflicting Accounts in Public Participation TV The Clause as a Locus of Grammar and Interaction - S A Thompson and E Couper-Kuhlen The O J Simpson Case as an Exercise in Narrative Analysis - R Tolmach Lakoff The Identity Work of Questioning in Intellectual Discussion - K Tracy and J Naughton Discourse and the Denial of Racism - T A Van Dijk Strategic Maneuvering - F H Van Eemeren and P Houtlosser Maintaining a Delicate Balance The Representation of Social Actor - T Van Leeuwen Predicaments of Criticism - J Verschueren Positioning and Interpretative Repertoires - M Wetherell Conversation Analysis and Post-Structuralism in Dialogue Daily Political Communication and Argumentation in Direct Democracy - U Windisch Advocates and Opponents of Nuclear Energy Turning the Tables - R Wodak Antisemitic Discourse in Post-War Austria

Product Details

  • publication date: 23/08/2007
  • ISBN13: 9781412936170
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 2128
  • ID: 9781412936170
  • ISBN10: 1412936179

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