Introduction : impoliteness and power in language

Locher, Miriam A. and Bousfield, Derek. (2008) Introduction : impoliteness and power in language. In: Impoliteness in language : studies on its interplay with power in theory and practice. Berlin, pp. 1-13.

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This collection of papers on impoliteness and power in language seeks to address the enormous imbalance that exists between academic interest in politeness phenomena as opposed to impoliteness phenomena.
Faculties and Departments:04 Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences > Departement Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaften > Fachbereich Englische Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaft > English Linguistics (Locher)
UniBasel Contributors:Locher, Miriam A.
Item Type:Book Section, refereed
Book Section Subtype:Book Chapter
Publisher:Mouton de Gruyter
ISBN:978-3-11-020266-3 (hbk.) ; 978-3-11-020267-0 (pbk.)
Series Name:Language, power and social process
Issue Number:21
Note:Publication type according to Uni Basel Research Database: Book item
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Deposited On:22 Mar 2012 14:11

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