Discourse, consciousness, and time : the flow and displacement of conscious experience in speaking and writing (Book, 2003) [WorldCat.org]
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Discourse, consciousness, and time : the flow and displacement of conscious experience in speaking and writing

Author: Wallace Chafe
Publisher: Chicago : Univ. of Chicago Press, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Nachdr.]View all editions and formats
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This text demonstrates how the study of language and consciousness together can provide an understanding of the way the mind works. Chafe shows that comprehending the nature of consciousness is  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wallace Chafe
ISBN: 0226100537 9780226100531 0226100545 9780226100548
OCLC Number: 917242528
Description: XIII, 327 Seiten : Diagramme, Notenbeispiele
Contents: Preface Acknowledgments Symbols Used in Transcriptions of Speech 1: Introduction 2: Understanding Language and the Mind 3: The Nature of Consciousness 4: Speaking and Writing 5: Intonation Units 6: Activation Cost 7: Starting Points, Subjects, and the Light Subject Constraint 8: Identifiability and "Definiteness" 9: The One New Idea Constraint 10: Discourse Topics 11: Topic Hierarchies and Sentences 12: Another Language 13: Some Alternative Approaches to Information Flow 14: The Flow of Consciousness in Music 15: The Immediate and Displaced Modes in Conversational Language 16: Representing Other Speech and Thought in Conversation 17: Displaced Immediacy in Written First-Person Fiction 18: Representing Other Speech and Thought in First-Person Fiction with Displaced Immediacy 19: Displaced Immediacy in Written Third-Person Fiction 20: Written Fiction That (Partially) Lacks a Represented Consciousness 21: Written Nonfiction 22: Displacement Integrated with Flow 23: Written Paragraphs and Discourse Topics 24: Epilogue References Index
Responsibility: Wallace Chafe.

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