Search for dissertations about: "politeness"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 swedish dissertations containing the word politeness.

  1. 1. Face in cyberspace : Facework, (im)politeness and conflict in English discussion groups

    University dissertation from Växjö : Växjö University Press

    Author : Ibolya Maricic; Växjö universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; computer-mediated discourse; computer-mediated interaction; conflict management; discussion groups; face; facework; flaming; im politeness; strategies; verbal conflict; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other Germanic languages English language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga germanska språk Engelska språket; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS Human communication; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN Kommunikation mellan människor; Engelska med språkvetenskaplig inriktning; English;

    Abstract : The purpose of the current study is to explore the discourse strategies and linguistic resources employed by the participants in English electronic discussion fora when handling ‘face’ (public self-image) and conflict online.Two data sets were collected from the moderated Musiclassical mailing list and from the non-moderated alt. READ MORE

  2. 2. Apologising in British English

    University dissertation from Umeå : Univ. i Umeå, Institutionen för moderna språk

    Author : Mats Deutschmann; Mittuniversitetet.; Umeå universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other Germanic languages; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga germanska språk; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Sociology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Sociologi; Linguistic subjects; Lingvistikämnen; apology; speech act; politeness; Brown Levinson; power; solidarity; sociolinguistic variation; pragmatics; BNC; corpus linguistics; British English; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other Germanic languages English language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga germanska språk Engelska språket; engelska; English; English language; Engelska;

    Abstract : Avhandlingenatt undersöker funktionen av ursäkten som talakt samt sociala skillnader i dess användande i talad Brittisk engelska inspelad under tidigt 1990-tal. Materialet består av hundratals konversationer från formella och informella sammanhang och sammanlagt ingår över 1700 talare i den undersökta korpusen. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Linguistic Analysis of Peer-review Critique in Four Modes of Computer-mediated Communication

    University dissertation from Sundsvall : Mid Sweden University

    Author : Irina Frisk; Mittuniversitetet.; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; CMC; Conversation Analysis; conversation management; discussion boards; feedback category; mode of CMC; peer-review discussion; politeness theory; pragmatic strategy; speech act of critique; text-based chat; type of politeness; voice-based chat; VoiceThread;

    Abstract : Abstract The present work is a quantitative and qualitative analysis of pragmatic strategies for delivering critique, and types of politeness, used by undergraduate L2 students of English at different stages of peer-review discussion. The material examined consists of four corpora of authentic conversations between students, the main purpose of which was to give feedback on each other’s contributions during an English A-level course, at Mid-Sweden University. READ MORE

  4. 4. En todo caso, en cualquier caso, de todos modos, de todas maneras, de todas formas. Un estudio de las características y funciones de estos conectores

    University dissertation from Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis

    Author : Alicia Milland; [2008]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; face threatening acts; ethnolinguistics; interaction; conversation analysis; Keywords: discourse connectors; discourse analysis; Politeness Theory; Verbal Interactions Theory.;

    Abstract : Abstract Ph. D. Dissertation at Göteborg University Title: en todo caso, en cualquier caso, de todos modos, de todas maneras, de todas formas. Un estudio de las características y funciones de estas locuciones en el español contemporáneo. READ MORE

  5. 5. Language and interaction in online asynchronous communication in university level English courses

    University dissertation from Karlstad : Karlstads universitet

    Author : Julie Skogs; Högskolan Dalarna.; Karlstads universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Intercultural Studies; Interkulturella studier; Discussion forums; asynchronous CMC; net-based learning; interaction; discourse; English; Engelska;

    Abstract : Interaction involves people communicating and reacting to each other. This process is key to the study of discourse, but it is not easy to study systematically how interaction takes place in a specific communicative event, or how it is typically performed over a series of repeated communicative events. READ MORE