PRAGMATICS: Quarterly Publication of the International Pragmatics Association (IPrA)

PRAGMATICS is a peer-reviewed publication. Reviewers are mainly, but not exclusively, members of the IPrA Consultation Board and members of the Editorial Board -- see About.

PRAGMATICS is not a commercial publication, but in order to cover the expenses of management and production, IPrA membership or a library subscription is required for access to current issues. After 12 months, articles are archived in open access on eLanguage.

Four issues are published every calendar year, due in March, June, September, and December. Every annual volume counts roughly 600 pp. ISSN: 1018-2101

PRAGMATICS is the successor to IPrA PAPERS in PRAGMATICS , edited from 1987 to 1990 by Alessandro Duranti & Bambi Schieffelin.

Vol 21, No 4 (2011)

Table of Contents


Critical Discourse Analysis and its Critics PDF
Ruth Breeze
"I Have a Question For You": Practices For Achieving Institutional Interaction in Israeli Radio Phone-In Programs PDF
Gonen Dori-Hacohen
A Cross-Generational and Cross-Cultural Study on Demonstration of Attentiveness PDF
Saeko Fukushima
The Construction of Emotional Involvement in Everyday German Narratives – Interactive Uses of 'Dense Constructions' PDF
Susanne Günthner
Language Socialization of Affect in Mandarin Parent-Child Conversation PDF
Chiung-chih Huang
Concealment in Consultative Encounters in Nigerian Hospitals PDF
Akin Odebunmi
Detecting Contrast Patterns in Newspaper Articles by Combining Discourse Analysis and Text Mining PDF
Senja Pollak, Roel Coesemans, Walter Daelemans, Nada Lavrač

ISSN: 1018-2101