Discursive Approaches to Politeness
Linguistic Politeness Research Group
Walter de Gruyter, 2011 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 272 pages
This collection of essays by the Linguistic Politeness Research Group represents the results of over a decade of the group's research, discussions, seminars and conferences on the subject of linguistic politeness. The volume brings together cutting edge essays reflecting the range of discursive approaches to the analysis of politeness and impoliteness.
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The Linguistic Politeness Research Group
Chapter 1 Discursive approaches to politeness and impoliteness
Chapter 2 Its not what you said its how you said it Prosody and impoliteness
Courtroom discourse as a case in point
Redrawing boundaries in an emergent community of practice
Gordon Brown the bigoted woman and impoliteness in the 2010 UK General Election ...