The Resource Linguistic politeness in Britain and Uruguay : a contrastive study of requests and apologies, Rosina Márquez-Reiter

Linguistic politeness in Britain and Uruguay : a contrastive study of requests and apologies, Rosina Márquez-Reiter

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Linguistic politeness in Britain and Uruguay : a contrastive study of requests and apologies
Title
Linguistic politeness in Britain and Uruguay
Title remainder
a contrastive study of requests and apologies
Statement of responsibility
Rosina Márquez-Reiter
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The first well-researched contrastive pragmatic analysis of requests and apologies in British English and Uruguayan Spanish. It takes the form of a cross-cultural corpus-based analysis using male and female native speakers of each language and systematically alternating the same social variables in both cultures. The data are elicited from a non-prescriptive open role-play yielding requests and apologies. The analysis of the speech acts is based on an adaptation of the categorical scheme developed by Blum-Kulka et al. (1989). The results show that speakers of English and Spanish differ in their
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
306.44/0941
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1074.75
LC item number
.M37 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Pragmatics & beyond
Series volume
new ser. 83
Label
Linguistic politeness in Britain and Uruguay : a contrastive study of requests and apologies, Rosina Márquez-Reiter
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-222) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
LINGUISTIC POLITENESS IN BRITAIN AND URUGUAY; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; Table of contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Chapter 1. Politeness theory; Chapter 2. Speech act theory and politeness: Requests and apologies; Chapter 3. Structure of the study and methodology; Chapter 4. The findings: Requests; Chapter 5. The findings: Apologies; Chapter 6. Conclusion; Appendix; References; Subject index; PRAGMATICS AND BEYOND NEW SERIES
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ocm54356278
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Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 225 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781588110152
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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not applicable
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.b35881410
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)54356278
  • pebcs0585462542

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