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Habermas, Jürgen - On the Pragmatics of Communication, ebook

On the Pragmatics of Communication

Habermas, Jürgen


Including some classic texts as well as new material which is published here for the first time, this book is a detailed and up-to-date introduction to Habermas's formal pragmatics, which is a vital aspect of his social theory.
Written from 1976 to 1996, the essays

Romero, Esther - Explicit Communication, ebook

Explicit Communication

Romero, Esther


Phrasal Pragmatics in Robyn Carston’s Programme
Esther Romero, Belén Soria
13. Uttering Sentences Made Up of Words and Gestures
Philippe De Brabanter
14. Explicit Communication and ‘Free’ Pragmatic Enrichment
Robyn Carston

Zamponi, Lorenzo - Social Movements, Memory and Media, ebook

Social Movements, Memory and Media

Zamponi, Lorenzo


Table of contents
Part I. Introduction, Background and Methods
1. Introduction
Lorenzo Zamponi
2. Memory and Movements: A Long Research Path
Lorenzo Zamponi
3. The Student Movements in Italy and Spain and How to Study Their Memories
Lorenzo Zamponi
Part II. Memory in Discourse: Representations of

Jones, Angela - A Critical Inquiry into Queer Utopias, ebook

A Critical Inquiry into Queer Utopias

Jones, Angela


Utopian Pragmatics: Bash Back! and the Temporality of Radical Queer Action
Hilary Malatino
Part V. Family
10. Radical Experiments Involving Innocent Children: Locating Parenthood in Queer Utopia
Jane Ward
11. Utopian Kinship?: The Possibilities of

Alexander, Jeffrey C. - The Drama of Social Life, ebook

The Drama of Social Life

Alexander, Jeffrey C.


In this book Jeffrey Alexander develops the view that cultural sociology and “cultural pragmatics” are vital for understanding the structural turbulence and political possibilities of contemporary social life.
Central to Alexander’s approach is a new model of social performance