Analysing professional genres /

An understanding of genres in communication (written and spoken) is essential to professional success. This volume studies situationally appropriate responses in professional communication in face-to-face interaction and distance communication, from a socio-cognitive point of view. A traditional rhe...

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Other Authors: Trosborg, Anna, 1937-
Format: eBook
Published: Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : J. Benjamins Pub. Co., ©2000.
Series:Pragmatics & beyond ; new ser. 74.
Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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Table of Contents:
  • ANALYSING PROFESSIONAL GENRES; Editorial page; Title page; Copyright page; Table of contents; Introduction; Genre, Terminology, and Corpus Studies; Genre and Terminology; Intralingual, Interlingual and Intercultural Studies of Genres; Singular Utterances: Realizing Local Activities through Typified Formsin Typified Circumstances; Towards Classifying the Arguments in Research Genres; "Geological Setting/Cadre Géologique" in English and French Petrology Articles: Muted Indications of Explored Places; Titles of English and German Research Papers in Medicine and Linguistics; Genres and the Media.
  • That's not News: Persuasive and Expository Genres in the PressThe Inaugural Address President Clinton's 1993 address; Genres in Conflict; Genres in Conflict; Conflicts in Professional Discourse: Language, Law and Real Estate; Genres and New Technology (Changing and emerging genres); Powerpoints: Technology, Lectures, and Changing Genres; Rhetorical Clustering and Perceptual Cohesion in Technical (Online) Documentation; Applied Genre Analysis; The Role of Genre for Translation; Broadening the Perspective.
  • Analysing LSP Genres (Text Types): From Perpetuation to Optimizationin Text( -type) LinguisticsIndex.