skip to content
Homeric voices : discourse, memory, gender Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Homeric voices : discourse, memory, gender

Author: Elizabeth Minchin
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford Univ. Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : English : 1. publView all editions and formats
Summary:

Drawing on the disciplines of sociolinguistics, discourse analysis, and cognitive psychology, Elizabeth Minchin studies the speeches that Homer attributes to his characters. She describes how the  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Named Person: Homerus; Homerus.
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Minchin
ISBN: 9780199280124 0199280126
OCLC Number: 644011679
Description: IX, 310 Seiten
Contents: I. DISCOURSE AND MEMORY ; 1. Speech acts in Homer: the rebuke as a case-study ; 2. On declining an invitation: context, form, and function ; 3. Questions in the Odyssey: rhythm and regularity ; 4. Hysteron proton in questions and answers ; 5. Verbal behaviour in its social context: three question strategies in the Odyssey ; II. DISCOURSE AND GENDER ; 6. Linguistic choices in Homer: rebukes and protests ; 7. Competitive and co-operative strategies I: information questions ; 8. Competitive and co-operative strategies II: directives ; 9. Competitive and co-operative strategies III: interruptions ; 10. Storytelling and gender
Responsibility: Elizabeth Minchin.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

All Homerists and all scholars of oral epic will want to add this book to their personal libraries. * Jonathan Ready, Bryn Mawr Classical Review * Minchin's observations make interesting reading * Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/644011679> # Homeric voices : discourse, memory, gender
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "644011679" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792530307#Place/oxford> ; # Oxford
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/xxu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792530307#Topic/speeches_addresses_etc_greek_history_and_criticism> ; # Speeches, addresses, etc., Greek--History and criticism
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792530307#Topic/rede> ; # Rede
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792530307#Topic/rhetorik> ; # Rhetorik
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/224924963> ; # Homerus.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792530307#Topic/rhetoric_ancient> ; # Rhetoric, Ancient
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792530307#Topic/theory> ; # Theory
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792530307#Topic/oratory_ancient> ; # Oratory, Ancient
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792530307#Topic/speech_in_literature> ; # Speech in literature
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/883.01/e22/> ;
    schema:bookEdition "1. publ." ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/29831215> ; # Elizabeth Minchin
    schema:datePublished "2010" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/792530307> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Homeric voices : discourse, memory, gender" ;
    schema:productID "644011679" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/644011679#PublicationEvent/oxford_oxford_univ_press_2010> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792530307#Agent/oxford_univ_press> ; # Oxford Univ. Press
    schema:url <https://doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280124.001.0001> ;
    schema:workExample <http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280124.001.0001> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780199280124> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/644011679> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792530307#Agent/oxford_univ_press> # Oxford Univ. Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Oxford Univ. Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792530307#Topic/oratory_ancient> # Oratory, Ancient
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Oratory, Ancient" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792530307#Topic/rhetoric_ancient> # Rhetoric, Ancient
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Rhetoric, Ancient" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792530307#Topic/speech_in_literature> # Speech in literature
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Speech in literature" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/792530307#Topic/speeches_addresses_etc_greek_history_and_criticism> # Speeches, addresses, etc., Greek--History and criticism
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Speeches, addresses, etc., Greek--History and criticism" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/224924963> # Homerus.
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:givenName "Homerus" ;
    schema:name "Homerus." ;
    schema:name "Homerus" ;
    schema:sameAs <http://d-nb.info/gnd/11855333X> ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/29831215> # Elizabeth Minchin
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Minchin" ;
    schema:givenName "Elizabeth" ;
    schema:name "Elizabeth Minchin" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780199280124>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0199280126" ;
    schema:isbn "9780199280124" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.