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Course Overview

The focus of this course is a comparison among six dominant approaches to the analysis of discourse: pragmatics, speech act theory, conversational analysis, interactional sociolinguistics, ethnography of communication, and variation analysis, with close examination of different kinds of sign language discourse.

All first year Linguistics MA courses, or permission of instructor

Program: Linguistics

Credit: 3

Other Courses

LIN-899

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Independent studies enable advanced study of a topic,…

Linguistics

Credits 1-3

LIN-900

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Credits 1-9

LIN-812

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This course will review current theory and research…

Linguistics

Credits 3

LIN-822

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This seminar will review the literature on the…

Linguistics

Credits 3

LIN-824

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A seminar focusing on mental space theory. Topics…

Linguistics

Credits 3

LIN-827

Cognitive Linguistics III

This seminar is the third course in the…

Linguistics

Credits 3