Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Seller Id
ISBN
Advanced Search
 
 
Gift Cards
Checkout a Gift Card


 
Our secure web pages are hosted by Chrislands Inc, who use a Thawte SSL Certificate to ensure secure transmission of your information.
Fully Trusted SSL Certificate
 
 
 

Author Name    Olga T. Yokoyama

Title   Discourse and Word Order (Pragmatics & Beyond Companion Series: Volume 6)

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Brand New

Jacket Condition   Brand New

Edition   First Edition

Size   16 Cms x 23 Cms

Publisher   Amsterdam, The Netherlands John Benjamins Publishing Company 1986

ISBN    9027250073 / 9789027250070

Seller ID   017476

Integrating various aspects of human communication traditionally treated in a number of separate disciplines, Olga T. Yokoyama develops a universal model of the smallest unit of informational discourse, and uncovers the regularities that govern the intentional verbal transfer of knowledge from one interlocutor to another. The author then places these processes within a new framework of Communicational Competence, which legitimizes certain nebulous but important linguistic phenomena hitherto caught in a noman's land between the formal and functional approaches to language. Russian word order, a classical problem of Slavic linguistics, is subjected to a rigorous examination within this theoretical framework; Yokoyama demonstrates how this “free word order language” can only be described by taking into account such generally neglected factors as the speakers' subjectivity and attitude. Of particular interest to Slavists is a new generative theory of Russian intonation, which is consistently incorporated into the description of Russian word order. Printed Pages: 373.

Linguistics Semantics Syntax Grammar Language Languages Phonetics Semiotics Phonemics Phonology Pragmatics Cognition Cognitive Linguistics English

Price = 75.00 USD


Books of related interest
Climate Change: An Indian Perspective
Dr Sushil Kumar Dash
16.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

The Political Economy of Trade, Finance, and Development: Selected Essays of T.N. Srinivasan
N.S.S. Narayana (ed.)
17.25 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Disaster Management: An Appraisal of Institutional Mechanism in India
OS Dagur
25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

E-Commerce: Issues, Perspectives and Challenges in the Indian Context
Versha Mehta, Alka Sharma & Komal Nagar (Eds)
9.70 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Temple and Society in South India
K. Mavali Rajan (Ed.)
70.10 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Man and Environment: Vol. XXVII, No. 1: (January-June) 2002
V.N. Misra (ed.); P.P. Joglekar and Sheila Mishra (Joint editors); B.C. Deotare, Savita Ghate and K. Krishnan (Associate editors)
75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Man and Environment: Vol. XXVII, No. 2: (July-December) 2002
V.N. Misra (ed.); P.P. Joglekar and Sheila Mishra (Joint editors); B.C. Deotare, Savita Ghate and K. Krishnan (Associate editors)
75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Man and Environment: Vol. XXVIII, No. 1: (January-June) 2003
V.N. Misra (ed.); P.P. Joglekar and Sheila Mishra (Joint editors); B.C. Deotare, Savita Ghate and K. Krishnan (Associate editors)
75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Man and Environment: Vol. XXVIII, No. 2: (July-December) 2003
V.N. Misra (ed.); P.P. Joglekar, B.C. Deotare, Shanti Pappu, Savita Ghate and K. Krishnan
75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

L'Islamisme: D'Apres Le Coran L'enseignement Doctrinal et La Pratique (Science Des Religion)
Garcin De Tassy
50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Memoires De L'Academie Imperiale Des Sciences De Saint-Petersbourg: Sixieme Serie: Sciences Politiques, Histoire et Philologie Tome IV
75.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

Das Ramayana Und Die Rama-Literatur Der Inder: Eine Literaturgeschichtliche Skizze
Alexander Baumgartner
30.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to info@mrmlonline.com
Copyright©2016. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie