An up-to-date survey of im/politeness research from both a multilingual and a multicultural perspective, in which a diverse range of qualitative and quantitative methodologies are applied to the study of politeness. Aimed at scholars and students in pragmatics, sociolinguistics, interactional linguistics and linguistic anthropology, among others.
From Speech Acts to Lay Understandings of PolitenessREADERSHIP:
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346 pages, Worked examples or Exercises; 29 Tables, unspecified; 16 Halftones, unspecified; 28 Line pagesTitle:
From Speech Acts to Lay Understandings of Politeness