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The Handbook of Intercultural Discourse and Communication

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The Handbook of Intercultural Discourse and Communication

The Handbook of Intercultural Discourse and Communication by Christina Bratt Paulston, Scott F. Kiesling and Elizabeth S. Rangel
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1405162724 | ISBN-13: 9781405162722 | 552 pages | PDF | 12,7 MB

The Handbook of Intercultural Discourse and Communication brings together internationally-renowned scholars from a range of fields to survey the theoretical perspectives and applied work, including example analyses, in this burgeoning area of linguistics.

• Features contributions from established researchers in sociolinguistics and intercultural discourse
• Explores the theoretical perspectives underlying work in the field
• Examines the history of the field, work in cross-cultural communication, and features of discourse
• Establishes the scope of this interdisciplinary field of study
• Includes coverage on individual linguistic features, such as indirectness and politeness, as well as sample analyses of IDC exchanges