Book Review: Peter Burke and Roy Porter (EDS), Languages and Jargons: Contributions to a Social History of Language
McHoul, A. (1997) Book Review: Peter Burke and Roy Porter (EDS), Languages and Jargons: Contributions to a Social History of Language. Discourse & Society, 8 (3). pp. 423-426.
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The idea of introducing historical detail and empirical rigour into the field of discourse pragmatics is both exciting and timely. However, of the three volumes, this most recent contribution is perhaps the most troubled.
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