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FORMATO: 15X21
ISBN: 978-88-8374-040-8
PUBBLICAZIONE: 2008
 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

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1. INTRODUCTION Pag. 9

A) Approaches » 11

B) Themes: » 13

I) Motivation » 13

II) Authenticity » 14

2. MATERIALS AND METHODS » 16

I) Sources of Data » 16

II) A Brief Investigation into Meaning in Language » 20

III) A Simple Illustration » 26

IV) A Brief Commentary » 29

3. THE PROBLEM AND A POSSIBLE SOLUTION » 32

I) A Dichotomy between Language and Society » 32

II) The Presence of Culture in Language » 33

III) The Theoretical Position » 35

IV) The Implications » 40

4. SUPPORTING EVIDENCE » 41

I) Information from Socio-Linguistics » 41

II) The Role of Pragmatics » 44

5. A POSSIBLE ROLE FOR LITERATURE? Pag. 48

6. THE MAIN ISSUES TO EMERGE » 52

I) Some Conclusions from Meaning » 52

II) How might this Affect the use of Literature? » 53

III) Additional Emerging Issues » 57

7. METHODS, PART TWO: ISSUES AND ANALYSIS » 63

I) Problematical Aspects of this Research » 64

II) Positive Aspects » 67

III) Some Brief Considerations » 69

8. TESTING MEANINGFULLY » 76

Conclusion » 79

APPENDICES (1-5) » 81

SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY » 89