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LINGUIST List 19.2509

Thu Aug 14 2008

TOC: Journal of Asian Pacific Communication 18/2 (2008)

Editor for this issue: Fatemeh Abdollahi <fatemehlinguistlist.org>

        1.    Paul Peranteau, Journal of Asian Pacific Communication Vol 18, No 2 (2008)

Message 1: Journal of Asian Pacific Communication Vol 18, No 2 (2008)
Date: 14-Aug-2008
From: Paul Peranteau <paulbenjamins.com>
Subject: Journal of Asian Pacific Communication Vol 18, No 2 (2008)
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Publisher: John Benjamins

Journal Title: Journal of Asian Pacific Communication
Volume Number: 18
Issue Number: 2
Issue Date: 2008

Main Text:

Journal of Asian Pacific Communication 18:2

2008. 156 pp.

Table of contents


Taiwanese older adults’ perceptions of aging and communication with peers and
young adults
Mei-Chen Lin and Yan Bing Zhang 135–156

Mitigation on the minibus: Politeness as variable
John Gibbons 157–165

China’s minorities without written scripts: The case of education access among
the Dongxiang
Jiayi Wang and Gerard A. Postiglione 166–190

Cantonese as written standard?
Don Snow 190–208

Cultural values and aging in Chinese television commercials
Yan Bing Zhang, Yi Song and Leilani Jensen Carver 209–224

Communication across languages and cultures: A perspective of brand name
translation from English to Chinese
Jian Sang and Grace Zhang 225–246

News discourse of teachers’ suicide: Education and journalism: Media coverage of
an educational crisis
Wanda Luen Wun Siu 247–267

Pre-imperial Chinese: Its hurdles towards becoming a world language
Dan Lu 268–279

Book review

Critical Zone 2: A Forum of Chinese and Western Knowledge. Edited by Q.S. Tong,
Wang Shouren, and Douglas Kerr
Reviewed by Jeffrey Kinkley 281–284

Special thanks to our reviewers 285

Contents of Volume 18 287–288

Linguistic Field(s): Translation
                            Writing Systems
                            Applied Linguistics

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