Florian Coulmas

List of John Benjamins publications for which Florian Coulmas plays a role.



Language and Communication of Asian Diaspora Communities in Europe

Edited by Zi Wang and Florian Coulmas

Special issue of Journal of Asian Pacific Communication 31:2 (2021) v, 175 pp.
Subjects Afro-Asiatic languages | Altaic languages | Communication Studies


Coulmas, Florian 2022 IdentityHandbook of Pragmatics: 24th Annual Installment, Östman, Jan-Ola and Jef Verschueren (eds.), pp. 171–186 | Chapter
Coulmas, Florian and Zi Wang 2021 East Asian Migrants in Western EuropeLanguage and Communication of Asian Diaspora Communities in Europe, Wang, Zi and Florian Coulmas (eds.), pp. 123–136 | Introduction
Coulmas, Florian 2020 Writing and identityLiteracies in Contact, Böhm, Manuela and Constanze Weth (eds.), pp. 180–193 | Article
This essay explores the relationship between writing and an emblematic notion of our age, identity. It describes the symbolic functions of writing for three planes on which it is instrumentalized as a marker of identity, religion, nation and language. The discussion revolves around scriptures as… read more
Coulmas, Florian 2001 Review of Harris (2000): Rethinking writingWritten Language & Literacy 4:2, pp. 215–218 | Review
Coulmas, Florian 1998 Commentary: Spelling with a Capital "S"Written Language & Literacy 1:2, pp. 249–252 | Article
Coulmas, Florian 1997 A matter of choiceLanguage Choices: Conditions, constraints, and consequences, Pütz, Martin (ed.), pp. 31 ff. | Article
Coulmas, Florian 1982 Some remarks on Japanese deicticsHere and There: Cross-linguistic Studies on Deixis and Demonstration, Weissenborn, Jürgen and Wolfgang Klein (eds.), pp. 209 ff. | Article
Coulmas, Florian 1981 Idiomaticity as a problem of pragmaticsPossibilities and Limitations of Pragmatics: Proceedings of the Conference on Pragmatics, Urbino, July 8–14, 1979, Parret, Herman, Marina Sbisà and Jef Verschueren (eds.), pp. 139 ff. | Article