» » Narrative in English Conversation A Corpus Analysis of Storytelling



Information of news
17-04-2015, 01:54

Narrative in English Conversation A Corpus Analysis of Storytelling

Category: E-Books

Narrative in English Conversation A Corpus Analysis of Storytelling

Christoph Ruhlemann, "Narrative in English Conversation: A Corpus Analysis of Storytelling"
English | ISBN: 0521196981 | 2015 | 300 pages | PDF | 1 MB





Storytelling is a fundamental mode of everyday interaction. This book is based upon the Narrative Corpus (NC), a specialized corpus of naturally occurring narratives, and provides new paths for its study. Christoph Ruhlemann uses the NC's narrative-specific annotation and XPath and XQuery, query languages that allow the retrieval of complex data structures, to facilitate large-scale quantitative investigations into how narrators and recipients collaborate in storytelling. Empirical analyses are validated using R, a programming language and environment for statistical computing and graphics. Using this unique data and methodological base, Ruhlemann reveals new insights, including the discovery of turntaking patterns specific to narrative, the first investigation of textual colligation in spoken data, the unearthing of how speech reports, as discourse units, form striking patterns at utterance level, and the identification of the story climax as the sequential context in which recipient dialogue is preferentially positioned.




Links are Interchangeable - No Password - Single Extraction

uploaded


Rapidgator.net
Site BBcode/HTML Code:
Dear visitor, you went to the site as unregistered user.
We recommend you Sign up or Login to website under your name.
Information
Would you like to leave your comment? Please Login to your account to leave comments. Don't have an account? You can create a free account now.