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Pragmatic Stylistics (Edinburgh Textbooks in Applied Linguistics)

by Elizabeth Black

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Published by Edinburgh University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language & Linguistics,
  • Literary theory,
  • Language Arts / Linguistics / Literacy,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • Language,
  • General,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / Linguistics,
  • Linguistics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7964243M
    ISBN 100748620419
    ISBN 109780748620418

    pragmatic and leads to new findings and to reinterpretations of old findings. The focal point of pragmatics (from the Greekprãgma,act’) is linguistic action (and inter-action): it is the hub around which all accounts in these handbooks revolve. Despite its roots in philosophy, classical rhetorical tradition and stylistics. i) books Pragmatic Literary Stylistics co-edited with Billy Clark Palgrave Studies in Pragmatics, Language and Cognition, Susan Stebbing and the Language of Common Sense Palgrave History of Analytic Philosophy, Pragmatics Palgrave Modern Linguistics, Key Ideas in Linguistics and the Philosophy of Language co-edited with Dr. Christopher Routledge Edinburgh University Press,

    In considering the ways in which current theories of language in use and communicative processes are applied to the analysis, interpretation and definition of literary texts, this book sets an agenda for the future of pragmatic literary stylistics and provides a foundation for future research and debate. Stylistics, then, is a sub-discipline which grew up in the second half of the twentieth century: It’s beginnings in Anglo-American criticism are usually traced back to the publication of the books listed below: Fowler, Roger, Essays on Style in Language.

    A Study of Relationship Between Pragmatics and Stylistics. Discourse, stylistics and pragmatics are subfields of linguistics that have attained independent statuses in the arts. With the seeming differences between these fields, there exist a lot of relationships that connect the three areas of study together.   Stylistics is a branch of applied linguistics concerned with the study of style in texts, especially, but not exclusively, in literary works. Also called literary linguistics, stylistics focuses on the figures, tropes, and other rhetorical devices used to provide variety and .


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Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Start by marking “Pragmatic Stylistics” as Want to Read: Want to Read. saving. Want to Read. Currently Reading. Read. Other editions/5. Pragmatic Literary Stylistics (Palgrave Studies in Pragmatics, Language and Cognition) th Pragmatic Stylistics book, Kindle Edition by S.

Chapman (Editor), B. Clark (Editor) Format: Kindle EditionManufacturer: Palgrave Macmillan. Pragmatic stylistics. This textbook series provides advanced introductions to the main areas of study in contemporary Applied Linguistics, with a principal focus on the theory and practice of.

Introduces a range of pragmatic theories and approaches that can be applied to literary texts. This book looks at the usefulness of pragmatic theories to the interpretation of literary texts and. Pragmatic Stylistics will be of interest to those studying or teaching stylistics and literature within Applied Linguistics and related courses.

Its generous range of topics and literary examples would also, I think, appeal to students of English literature with an interest in linguistic theory. In considering the ways in which current theories of language in use and communicative processes are applied to the analysis, interpretation and definition of literary texts, this Pragmatic Stylistics book sets an agenda for the future of pragmatic literary stylistics and provides a foundation for future research and debate.

Table of contents (11 chapters). Pragmatic Literary Stylistics Siobhan Chapman, Billy Clark (eds.). Pedagogical stylistics is a field that looks at employing stylistic analysis in teaching, with the aim of enabling students to better understand literature, language and also improving their language acquisition.

It is also concerned with the best practice in teaching stylistics. "Pragmatic Literary Stylistics considers the ways in which current theories of language in use and communicative processes are applied to the analysis, interpretation and definition of literary texts. The contributors draw on a wide range of contemporary pragmatic theories, including relevance.

sub-branches; linguistic stylistics, formal stylistics, feminist stylistics, functional stylistics, critical stylistics, pragmatic stylistics and cognitive stylistics (Wales,p.4). In effect, pragmatic-stylistics is a branch of stylistics which emerged in the s but came to be a focal. Elizabeth Black Looks at the usefulness of pragmatic theories in the interpretation of literary texts and analyzing narrative.

Excerpt This book tries to show that Applied Linguistics can make a contribution to the study of literature. Introduction In considering the ways in which current theories of language in use and communicative processes are applied to the analysis, interpretation and definition of literary texts, this book sets an agenda for the future of pragmatic literary stylistics and provides a.

Pragmatic Stylistics (Elizabeth Black). Download Citation | Pragmatic stylistics | A study of literary stylistics using pragmatic theories. | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate.

Introduces a range of pragmatic theories and approaches that can be applied to literary texts. This book looks at the usefulness of pragmatic theories to the interpretation of literary texts and surveys methods of analysing narrative, with special attention given to narratorial authority and character focalisation.

This book tries to show that Applied Linguistics can make a contribution to the The theories considered here are pragmatic in the sense that it is understandable that stylistics has become increasingly interested in using the insights it can o ffer.

We are in a world of. Overview This volume is a study of the language of literary texts. It looks at the usefulness of pragmatic theories to the interpretation of literary texts and surveys methods of analysing narrative, with special attention given to narratorial authority and character : $ Pragmatics is an aspect of the study of language in use.

It is concerned with how language users interact, communicate and interpret linguistic behaviour. Literary stylistics is the study of how close attention to language use can contribute to accounts of how texts are understood and evaluated. Revista de Sociolingüística, — 7 pages. Consideration of linguistic variation is inherent to pragmatics, especially where such variation relates to contextual factors, an area where it frequently converges with work on stylistics.

stylistics, pra gmatics, a nd prag matic stylistics by displaying t he fo llowing questions stated by Hickey ( ) wit h so me m odifications by the study since Hickey's presentation of the.This is a complex branch of linguistics that is difficult to define and has evolved since it was first identified.

It correlates closely with other branches of linguistics such as semantics, stylistics, sociolinguistics and psycholinguistics. These often overlap when studying pragmatics. Pragmatics can help to clear up ambiguities in language.STYLISTICS Routledge English Language Introductions cover core areas of language study and are one-stop resources for students.

Assuming no prior knowledge, books in the series offer an accessible overview of the subject, with activities, study questions, sample analyses, commentaries and key readings – all in the same volume.