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  1. Meaning Making

    A Special Issue of Discourse Processes

    Edited by Timothy Koschmann

    This special issue focuses on the difficult problem of how observers and researchers can make sense of how collaborating participants develop a shared understanding both of their task and their own participation in it. Or stated in another way, how can we derive meaning from their emergent and...

    Published August 31st 1999 by Routledge

  2. Narrative Comprehension, Causality, and Coherence

    Essays in Honor of Tom Trabasso

    Edited by Susan R. Goldman, Arthur C. Graesser, Paul van den Broek

    This volume provides an excellent overview of the field of discourse processes, capturing both its breadth and its depth. World-renowned researchers present the latest theoretical developments and thought-provoking empirical data. In doing so, they cover a broad range of communicative activities,...

    Published July 31st 1999 by Routledge

  3. From Language To Communication

    2nd Edition

    By Donald G. Ellis

    From Language to Communication focuses on the structure of texts and on the social and psychological aspects of language. Utilizing current thinking and research, this volume provides an overview of issues in linguistics, sociolinguistics, cognition, pragmatics, discourse, and semantics as they...

    Published July 31st 1999 by Routledge

  4. Validation in Language Assessment

    Edited by Antony John Kunnan

    Validation in Language Assessment contributes to the variety of validation approaches and analytical and interpretive techniques only recently adopted by language assessment researchers. Featuring selected papers from the 17th Language Testing Research Colloquium, the volume presents diverse...

    Published September 30th 1998 by Routledge

  5. Constructing the Beginning

    Discourses of Creation Science

    By Simon Locke

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    In Constructing the Beginning, Simon Locke offers a new approach to considering the enigma of creation science, using the perspective of discourse analysis. Using the publications of the British Creation Science Movement to perform a detailed analysis of the creationist case, Locke demonstrates...

    Published September 30th 1998 by Routledge

  6. Quantitative Approaches To Semantic Knowledge Representations

    A Special Double Issue of discourse Processes

    Edited by Peter W. Foltz

    This special issue describes several approaches to semantic knowledge representations. Each approach relies on statistical procedures to derive or analyze its representation. The articles cover a variety of statistical techniques which capture different aspects of knowledge representation. These...

    Published June 30th 1998 by Psychology Press

  7. Aphasia in Atypical Populations

    Edited by Patrick Coppens, Yvan Lebrun, Anna Basso

    Theory and research in aphasiology have typically concentrated on a limited population--right-handed adult monolinguals whose language uses an alphabetic code. Bilingual individuals, ideographical code users, and children (among others) have been separated out. This book examines the available data...

    Published May 31st 1998 by Psychology Press

  8. Other Floors, Other Voices

    A Textography of A Small University Building

    By John M. Swales

    Series: Rhetoric, Knowledge, and Society Series

    The author describes this volume as a "textography" because it combines certain elements of both text analysis and ethnography. Through analysis of texts, textual forms, and systems of texts, it shows the lives, life commitments, and life projects of people deeply embedded in the literate culture...

    Published April 30th 1998 by Routledge

  9. Landmark Essays on Rhetoric and the Environment

    Volume 12

    Edited by Craig Waddell

    Series: Landmark Essays Series

    This volume presents some of the best essays yet published on rhetoric and the environment. The collection should appeal to an interdisciplinary audience, including those interested in rhetoric, especially rhetoric of science and/or the environment, environmental studies, and modern American...

    Published December 31st 1997 by Routledge

  10. The Power of Discourse

    An Introduction To Discourse Analysis

    By Moira Chimombo, Robert L. Roseberry

    This volume is intended for students who desire a practical introduction to the use of language in daily and professional life. It may be used either as part of a course or as an aid to independent study. Readers will find that concepts relating to language and discourse are highlighted in the text...

    Published December 31st 1997 by Routledge