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Framing in discourse

Author: Deborah Tannen
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1993.
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A study in linguistics which examines the "frame" of a given speech-act in its psychological setting. It is argued that both the speaker and the hearer have certain expectations based on their  Read more...


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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Framing in discourse.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1993
(DLC) 92025052
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Deborah Tannen
OCLC Number: 1035142854
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 263 pages : illustrations
Contents: What's in a frame? : surface evidence for underlying expectations / Deborah Tannen --
Interactive frames and knowledge schemas in interaction : examples from a medical examination/interview / Deborah Tannen and Cynthia Wallat --
Framing in psychotic discourse / Branca Telles Ribeiro --
Participation frameworks in sportscasting play : imaginary and literal footings / Susan M. Hoyle --
The pulpit and woman's place : gender and the framing of the 'exegetical self' in sermon performances / Frances Lee Smith --
Cultural differences in framing : American and Japanese group discussions / Suwako Watanabe --
"Samuel?" "Yes, dear?" : teasing and conversational rapport / Carolyn A. Straehle --
"Speaking for another" in sociolinguistic interviews : alignments, identities, and frames / Deborah Schiffrin.
Responsibility: edited by Deborah Tannen.
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This volume is quite successful in renewing the study of framing in discourse, particularly since the papers it contains are rich in empirical data and utilize a number of methods for gathering and Read more...

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