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The Resource Language, culture and the dynamics of age, edited by Anna Duszak and Urszula Okulska, (electronic resource)

Language, culture and the dynamics of age, edited by Anna Duszak and Urszula Okulska, (electronic resource)

Label
Language, culture and the dynamics of age
Title
Language, culture and the dynamics of age
Statement of responsibility
edited by Anna Duszak and Urszula Okulska
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The book explores the role of age in communication under consideration of various age groups (the elderly, middle-aged, teenagers, children), genres, cultures and languages. The social skewing of the contributions explains the book's focus on discourse-mediated social identities, with age implicated as a viable controller of how social action is strategically deployed for alignment and alienation, accommodation and divergence. The studies in the book show the particular importance of the discursive construction of age in the face of new challenges of globalization, increased human mobility and
Member of
Dewey number
306.44
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Duszak, Anna
  • Okulska, Urszula
Series statement
Language, power and social process
Series volume
28
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Language and languages
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Intergenerational relations
  • Language and culture
Label
Language, culture and the dynamics of age, edited by Anna Duszak and Urszula Okulska, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Age and language studies / Anna Duszak and Urszula Okulska -- Age and social identification: Aging and sociolinguistic variation / David Bowie -- Multiple identities of elderly Dutch-Australians /Ingrid Seebus -- Narrative as snapshot: Glimpses into the past in Alzheimer's discourse / Heidi E. Hamilton -- Alliance building and identity work in early adolescent girls' talk: Conversational accomplishments of playful dueling /Angela M. Ardington -- Discursive construction of the JPII Generation in letters of Polish children and teenagers to Pope John Paul II / Urszula Okulska -- Articulating male and female adolescent identities via the language of personal advertisements: A Malaysian perspective / Bahiyah Dato Hj. Abdul Hamid and Kesumawati Abu Bakar -- Age in inter-generational communication: Elder abuse and neglect: A communication framework / Howard Giles and Jill Helmle -- -- Discursive construction of (elderly) age-identity in Poland / Agnieszka Kielkiewicz-Janowiak -- Alcohol as a way of :doing" adolescence: Perspective, stance and strategy in the discourse of Italian institutions / Giuseppina Cortese -- "Old" and "young" in discourses of Polish transformations / Anna Duszak -- "The regime of the adult": Textual manipulations in translated, hybrid and glocal texts for young readers / Michal Borodo -- Age and the codification of the English language / Ingrid Tieken-Boon van Ostade
Control code
ocn697182428
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 378 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110238112
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)697182428
Label
Language, culture and the dynamics of age, edited by Anna Duszak and Urszula Okulska, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Age and language studies / Anna Duszak and Urszula Okulska -- Age and social identification: Aging and sociolinguistic variation / David Bowie -- Multiple identities of elderly Dutch-Australians /Ingrid Seebus -- Narrative as snapshot: Glimpses into the past in Alzheimer's discourse / Heidi E. Hamilton -- Alliance building and identity work in early adolescent girls' talk: Conversational accomplishments of playful dueling /Angela M. Ardington -- Discursive construction of the JPII Generation in letters of Polish children and teenagers to Pope John Paul II / Urszula Okulska -- Articulating male and female adolescent identities via the language of personal advertisements: A Malaysian perspective / Bahiyah Dato Hj. Abdul Hamid and Kesumawati Abu Bakar -- Age in inter-generational communication: Elder abuse and neglect: A communication framework / Howard Giles and Jill Helmle -- -- Discursive construction of (elderly) age-identity in Poland / Agnieszka Kielkiewicz-Janowiak -- Alcohol as a way of :doing" adolescence: Perspective, stance and strategy in the discourse of Italian institutions / Giuseppina Cortese -- "Old" and "young" in discourses of Polish transformations / Anna Duszak -- "The regime of the adult": Textual manipulations in translated, hybrid and glocal texts for young readers / Michal Borodo -- Age and the codification of the English language / Ingrid Tieken-Boon van Ostade
Control code
ocn697182428
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 378 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110238112
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)697182428

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