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Impoliteness : Using Language to Cause Offence.

Author: Jonathan Culpeper
Publisher: Leiden : Cambridge University Press, 2011.
Series: Studies in Interactional Sociolinguistics, 28.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A fascinating account of how impolite behaviour works.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Culpeper, Jonathan.
Impoliteness : Using Language to Cause Offence.
Leiden : Cambridge University Press, ©2011
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Culpeper
ISBN: 9781139081474 1139081470 1283112078 9781283112079
OCLC Number: 723945709
Notes: UC Merced Library notes:
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Description: 1 online resource (308 pages).
Contents: Cover; Half-title; Series- title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Figures and tables; Preface; Introducing impoliteness; 1 Understanding impoliteness I: Face and social norms; 2 Understanding impoliteness II: Intentionality and emotions; 3 Impoliteness metadiscourse; 4 Conventionalised formulaic impoliteness and its intensification; 5 Non-conventionalised impoliteness: Implicational impoliteness; 6 Impoliteness events: Co-texts and contexts; 7 Impoliteness events: Functions; 8 Conclusions; Notes; References; Index.
Series Title: Studies in Interactional Sociolinguistics, 28.
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ocn723945709

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A fascinating account of how impolite behaviour works.
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