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Appliable linguistics
Ahmar Mahboob, Naomi Knight

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Appliable linguistics
edited by Ahmar Mahboob and Naomi K. Knight

Published 2010 by Continuum International Pub. Group in London, New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

1. Appliable linguistics: an introduction / Ahmar Mahboob and Naomi K. Knight
2. Pinpointing the choice: meaning and the search for equivalents in a translated text / M. A. K. Halliday
3. Appliable linguistics and English language teaching: the scaffolding literacy in adult and tertiary environments (SLATE) project / Ahmar Mahboob, Shoshana Dreyfus, Sally Humphrey and J. R. Martin
4. Negotiating evaluation: story structure and appraisal in youth justice conferencing / J. R. Martin, Michele Zappavigna and Paul Dwyer
5. Modelling social affiliation and genre in the civic domain / Sally Humphrey
6. 'News' and 'register': a preliminary investigation / Annabelle Lukin
7. Constructing sports stars: appliable linguistics and the language of the media / Shoshana Dreyfus and Sandra C. Jones
8. Naming culture in convivial conversational humour / Naomi K. Knight
9. Visualizing appraisal prosody / Michele Zappavigna, Chris Cléirigh, Paul Dwyer and J. R. Martin
10. Evaluative stance in humanities: expectations and performances / Erika Matruglio
11. The 3x3: setting up a linguistic toolkit for teaching academic writing / Sally Humphrey, J. R. Martin, Shooshi Dreyfus and Ahmar Mahboob
12. Why are logical connectives sometimes detrimental to coherence? / Alan Jones
13. Contestable reality: a multi-level view on modality in multimodal pedagogic context / Yumin Chen
14. Making many meanings in popular rap music / David Caldwell
15. Rank in visual grammar: some implications for multimodal discourse analysis / Sumin Zhao
16. The meaning of 'not' is not in 'not' / Ruqaiya Hasan.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.


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P129 .A63 2010

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