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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 13 related to Standard Languages and Language Standards: Greek, Past and Present.    

Homer: The Iliad

M. S. Silk - History - 2004 - 103 pages
This volume is a distinctive critical introduction to Homer's Iliad, the earliest epic poem, and the earliest known work of literature in ancient Greece. Michael Silk deals ...
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Nietzsche on Tragedy

M. S. Silk - Philosophy - 1983 - 441 pages
The first comprehensive study of Nietzsche's earliest (and extraordinary) book, The Birth of tragedy.
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Discourse Constructions of Youth Identities

Jannis K. Androutsopoulos, Alexandra Georgakopoulou - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2003 - 338 pages
This volume sets out to foreground the issues of youth identity in the context of current sociolinguistic and discourse research on identity construction. Based on detailed ...
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Discourse Analysis: An Introduction

Alexandra Georgakopoulou, Dionysis Goutsos - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2004 - 215 pages
Of late, religion seems to be everywhere, suffusing U.S. politics and popular culture and acting as both a unifying and a divisive force. This collection of manifestos, Supreme ...
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Small Stories, Interaction and Identities

Alexandra Georgakopoulou - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 185 pages
Narrative research is frequently described as a diverse enterprise, yet the kinds of narrative data that it bases itself on present a striking consensus: they tend to be ...
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Narrative Performances: A Study of Modern Greek Storytelling

Alexandra Georgakopoulou - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1997 - 282 pages
Conversational narratives provide valuable resources for the discursive construction and invoking of personal and sociocultural identities. As such, their sociolinguistic and ...
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Analyzing Narrative: Discourse and Sociolinguistic Perspectives

Anna De Fina, Alexandra Georgakopoulou - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2011 - 223 pages
The socially minded linguistic study of storytelling in everyday life has been rapidly expanding. This book provides a critical engagement with this dynamic field of narrative ...
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Alexandria, Real and Imagined

Anthony Hirst, M. S. Silk - History - 2004 - 401 pages
Alexandria, Real and Imagined offers a complex portrait of an extraordinary city, from its foundation in the fourth century BC up to the present day: a city notable for its ...
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Aristophanes and the Definition of Comedy

M. S. Silk - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2001 - 464 pages
In this book Professor Silk presents a radically new critical study of Aristophanes. Through an exploration of Aristophanes' comic poetry, informed by a wide range of theory ...
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