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Culturally speaking : culture, communication and politeness theory

Spencer-Oatey, Helen, 1952-

London ; New York : Continuum c2008

Available at Central Connecticut State University  Stack Level 3  (GN345.6 C86 2008 )()

  • Title:
    Culturally speaking : culture, communication and politeness theory
  • Author: Spencer-Oatey, Helen, 1952-
  • Publisher: London ; New York : Continuum
  • Creation Date: c2008
  • Edition: 2nd ed.
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: xii, 372 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. [338]-362) and index.
  • Subjects: Intercultural communication; Interpersonal relations; Language and culture
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [338]-362) and index.
  • Contents: Face, (im)politeness and rapport / Helen Spencer-Oatey
    Culture and communication / Vladimir Zegarac
    Apologies in Japanese and English / Noriko Tanaka, Helen Spencer-Oatey and Ellen Cray
    British and Chinese reactions to compliment responses / Helen Spencer-Oatey, Patrick Ng and Li Dong
    Interactional work in Greek and German telephone conversations / Theodossia-Soula Pavlidou
    Pragmatic transfer / Vladimir Zegarac and Martha C. Pennington
    Communication accommodation theory / Virpi Ylanne
    Adaptation and identity / Martin Fougere
    Negotiating rapport in German-Chinese conversation / Susanne Gunthner
    Negative assessments in Japanese-American workplace interaction / Laura Miller
    Impression Management in 'intercultural' German job interviews / Karin Birkner and Friederike Kern
    Issues of face in a Chinese business visit to Britain / Helen Spencer-Oatey and Jianyu Xing
    Data collection in pragmatics research / Gabriele Kasper
    Recording and analysing talk across cultures / Meredith Marra
    Projects / Helen Spencer-Oatey.
  • OCLC Number: 212376039
  • Identifier: ISBN9780826493095;ISBN0826493092;ISBN9780826493101;ISBN0826493106;LCCN2008008309