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Trevor Pateman Studies in Pragmatics ISBN 9780993587931 Published May 2017
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An academic book of seven studies in language pragmatics. Afterword by Adam Gargani.
Includes careful discussions of Relevance Theory, Critical Discourse Analysis, Bakhtin / Volosinov, advertising communication, and human-computer interaction. There's also a re-statement of Freudian dream theory which draws on Chomskyan lingustics and contemporary language pragmatics.
First academic citation: This book is cited in the short list of references given in Professor Wolfgang Teubert's article "Dialogue and what it means for discourse", Language and Dialogue, vol 8 n 1, 66 - 83 (April 2018)
Hardback 240 pages ISBN 9780993587931. RRP £30
Published May 2017. Order now for your Library!
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