Susanne Niemeier

List of John Benjamins publications for which Susanne Niemeier plays a role.

Journal

Yearbook

Titles

Evidence for Linguistic Relativity

Edited by Susanne Niemeier and René Dirven †

[Current Issues in Linguistic Theory, 198] 2000. xxii, 240 pp.
Subjects Discourse studies | Pragmatics | Semantics | Theoretical linguistics

The Cultural Context in Business Communication

Edited by Susanne Niemeier, Charles P. Campbell and René Dirven †

[Not in series, 87] 1998. vi, 269 pp.
Subjects Discourse studies | Pragmatics

The Language of Emotions: Conceptualization, expression, and theoretical foundation

Edited by Susanne Niemeier and René Dirven †

[Not in series, 85] 1997. xviii, 337 pp.
Subjects Cognition and language | Cognitive psychology | Discourse studies | Language acquisition | Pragmatics

Articles

Niemeier, Susanne 2011 Culture-specific concepts of emotionality and rationalityBi-Directionality in the Cognitive Sciences: Avenues, challenges, and limitations, Callies, Marcus, Wolfram R. Keller and Astrid Lohöfer (eds.), pp. 43–56
The cultural models of emotionality and rationality showing up in figurative language use vary extensively on a worldwide scale. Such variation is largely due to different cultural backgrounds, for instance, concerning underlying ethnomedical or philosophical beliefs. The present chapter reports on… read more | Article
Niemeier, Susanne 2007 8. From blue stockings to blue movies: Color metonymies in EnglishSpeaking of Colors and Odors, Plümacher, Martina and Peter Holz (eds.), pp. 141–154
The contribution discusses metonymic color expressions in English, with a focus on the color ‘blue’, as meaning extensions of basic color terms. Color metonymies can on the one hand be seen as culture dependent, but on a deeper level of analysis seem to rely on universal natural features, which may… read more | Chapter
Niemeier, Susanne and René Dirven † 2000 PrefaceEvidence for Linguistic Relativity, Niemeier, Susanne and René Dirven † (eds.), pp. vii ff.
Miscellaneous
Niemeier, Susanne 1998 IntroductionThe Cultural Context in Business Communication, Niemeier, Susanne, Charles P. Campbell and René Dirven † (eds.), pp. 1 ff.
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Niemeier, Susanne 1997 IntroductionThe Language of Emotions: Conceptualization, expression, and theoretical foundation, Niemeier, Susanne and René Dirven † (eds.), pp. vii ff.
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