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Communication Accommodation Theory

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Most people modify their ways of speaking, writing, texting, and e-mailing, and so on, according to the people with whom they are communicating. This fascinating book asks why we 'accommodate' to others in this way, and explores the various social consequences arising from it.


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Title: Review of D. Schiffren et al. (eds.) (2001) Handbook of Discourse Analysis
Author: Steve Nicolle
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Institution: Canada Institute of Linguistics
Linguistic Field: Discourse Analysis
Abstract: The volume as a whole is less coherent than I was expecting, and the quality of the contributions varies considerably. There is also more emphasis on theoretical than on practical considerations, and this is reflected in the lack of sample data analyses.
Type: Individual Paper
Status: Completed
Publication Info: Journal of Linguistics. 40: 192-198
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