ERIC Number: ED475017
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Georgetown University Round Table on Languages and Linguistics 2001. Linguistics, Language, and the Real World: Discourse and Beyond.
Tannen, Deborah, Ed.; Alatis, James E., Ed.
This book contains papers from the 2001 Georgetown University Round Table on Languages and Linguistics, "Linguistics, Language, and the Real World: Discourse and Beyond." Papers include: "Introduction" (Deborah Tannen); "A Brief History of the Georgetown University Round Table on Languages and Linguistics" (James E. Alatis); "Some Notes on the Musicality of Speech" (Frederick Erickson); "Laughing While Talking" (Wallace Chafe); "Power Maneuvers or Connection Maneuvers? Ventriloquizing in Family Interaction" (Deborah Tannen); "Uncovering the Event Structure of Narrative" (William Labov); "Linguistics and History: Oral History as Discourse" (Deborah Schiffrin); "The Voice of the Audience in Contemporary American Political Discourse" (Alessandro Duranti); "Narrative in the Construction of Social and Political Identity" (Robin Tolmach Lakoff); "Patients' Voices in the Medical World: An Exploration of Accounts of Noncompliance" (Heidi E. Hamilton); "Discourse of Denial" (Shirley Brice Heath); and "Implementing a District-Wide Foreign Language Program: A Case Study of Acquisition Planning and Curricular Innovation" (G. Richard Tucker and Richard Donato). (Papers contain references.) (SM)
Descriptors: Audience Response, Audiences, Compliance (Psychology), Curriculum Development, Denial (Psychology), Elementary Secondary Education, Family Relationship, Interpersonal Communication, Medicine, Music, Oral History, Parent Role, Personal Narratives, Political Issues, Sociolinguistics, Speech Communication
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