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  1. Pragmatics

    By Jean Stilwell Peccei

    Series: Language Workbooks

    In Pragmatics, the study of meaning derived from context, Jean Stilwell Peccei offers a practical introduction to this core area of linguistics. Pragmatics: encourages the reader to look at different levels of meaning within sentences provides a basic understanding of key pragmatic concepts...

    To Be Published March 12th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Elliptical Noun Phrase in English

    Structure and Use

    By Christine Günther

    Series: Routledge Studies in Germanic Linguistics

    This book presents a detailed analysis of structural as well as pragmatic aspects underlying the phenomenon of noun ellipsis in English. Here Günther examines the structure of elliptical noun phrases to account for the conditions on noun ellipsis and those on one-insertion, with special emphasis on...

    To Be Published May 25th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Rethinking Body Language

    How Hand Movements Reveal Hidden Thoughts

    By Geoffrey Beattie

    In this new edition of the highly successful Visible Thought, Geoffrey Beattie revisits the question of what our everyday gestures mean and how they affect our relationships with other people. With a unique blend of popular examples and scientific research, and presented in language that everybody...

    To Be Published October 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. A Forensic Linguistic Approach to Legal Disclosures

    ERISA Cash Balance Conversion Cases and the Contextual Dynamics of Deception

    By James Stratman

    Series: Routledge Studies in Linguistics

    This book is a scholarly work of forensic linguistics that demonstrates how the principles of Gricean pragmatics and their recent elaboration in Information Manipulation Theory (IMT) can be of use to courts faced with deciding cases of allegedly fraudulent disclosure documents. The usual goal of...

    To Be Published October 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Routledge Handbook of Pragmatics

    Edited by Anne Barron, Peter Grundy, Gu Yueguo

    Series: Routledge Handbooks in Applied Linguistics

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge

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