Semantics, discourse analysis, etc

    Time and Narrative: v. 2

    By Paul Ricoeur

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    In the first two volumes of this work, Paul Ricoeur examined the relations between time and narrative in historical writing, fiction, and theories of literature. This final volume, a comprehensive reexamination and synthesis of the ideas developed in volumes 1 and 2, stands as Ricoeur's most complete and satisfying presentation...

    Discourse

    By Guy Cook

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    Discourse analysis is the study of spoken and written language in its social and psychological context. This book explains the relevant theory, and applies it to classroom activities designed to improve students' discourse skills. The teacher is then shown how these activities may be further developed in specific teaching situations.

    Collegial Discourse--Professional Conversation Among Peers

    By Allen Day Grimshaw

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    Psychosemantics

    By Jerry A. Fodor

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    Psychosemantics explores the relation between commonsense psychological theories and problems that are central to semantics and the philosophy of language.

    Revolution in Poetic Language

    By Julia Kristeva

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    The linking of psychosomatic to literary and literary to a larger political horizon raises the question of conservative premises to linguistic, pyschoanalystic, philisophical, and literary theories and criticisms of such.

    Pragmatics

    By Steven Levinson

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    This textbook provides a lucid and integrative analysis of the central topics in pragmatics - deixis, implicature, presupposition, speech acts, and conversational structure.

    The New Rhetoric: Treatise on Argumentation

    By Chaim Perelman

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    The New Rhetoric is founded on the idea that since -argumentation aims at securing the adherence of those to whom it is addressed, it is, in its entirety, relative to the audience to be influenced, - says Chaim Perelman and L. Olbrechts-Tyteca, and they rely, in particular, for their theory...

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