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1567501443
ISBN-13:
9781567501445
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Discourse in Society: Systemic Functional Perspectives

Discourse in Society: Systemic Functional Perspectives

by Peter H. Fries, Michael Gregory

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ISBN-13: 9781567501445
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 01/01/1995
Series: Advances in Discourse Processes Series
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.67(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction

Generic and Register Qualities of Texts and Their Realization

Opinion Texts in Conversation

Patterns of Information in Initial Position in English

Generic Expectancies and Discoursal Surprises: John Donne's The Good Morrow

Intertextuality and Text Semantics

The Social Production of Language: History and Structures of Domination

Knowledge and Laughter: An Approach to a Socio-Cognitive Linguistics

A Systemic-Functional Semiotics of Art

The Conception of Contexts in Text

Bibliography

Subject Index

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