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Directness and Indirectness Across Cultures

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Directness and Indirectness Across Cultures by Sara Mills
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This book analyses the complex relationship between directness, indirectness, politeness and impoliteness. Definitions of directness and indirectness are discussed and problematised from a discursive theoretical perspective.

Author Biography

Karen Grainger is a Principal Lecturer in English Language and Linguistics at Sheffield Hallam University, UK. She researches language use and interaction in institutional, intercultural and electronic contexts. She has published in the areas of health care, intercultural communication and educational sociolinguistics. She is editor-in-chief of the Journal of Politeness Research. Sara Mills is Research Professor in Linguistics at Sheffield Hallam University, UK. She has published in the areas of feminist linguistics and politeness theory. Her publications include Gender and Politeness (2003), Politeness in East Asia (co-authored, 2011), Language and Sexism (2008), Language Gender and Feminism (co-authored, 2012), and Gender Representation in an International Context (co-authored, 2015).
Release date NZ
October 19th, 2015
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Edition
1st ed. 2016
Illustrations
IX, 177 p.
Imprint
Palgrave Macmillan
Pages
177
Dimensions
140x216x15
ISBN-13
9781137340382
Product ID
23051587

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