Brita Wårvik

List of John Benjamins publications for which Brita Wårvik plays a role.


Humane Readings: Essays on literary mediation and communication in honour of Roger D. Sell

Edited by Jason Finch, Martin Gill, Anthony Johnson, Iris Lindahl-Raittila, Inna Lindgren, Tuija Virtanen and Brita Wårvik

[Pragmatics & Beyond New Series, 190] 2009. xi, 160 pp.
Subjects Communication Studies | Discourse studies | Pragmatics | Theoretical literature & literary studies

Opening Windows on Texts and Discourses of the Past

Edited by Janne Skaffari, Matti Peikola, Ruth Carroll, Risto Hiltunen and Brita Wårvik

[Pragmatics & Beyond New Series, 134] 2005. x, 418 pp.
Subjects Discourse studies | Historical linguistics | Pragmatics


Givón’s (1995) quantity principle about the diagrammatic iconicity of coding forms has mostly been investigated for topic continuity and nominal elements. The present paper considers its applicability both to participant continuity and the continuity of time, focussing on their interaction in the… read more | Article
Wårvik, Brita 2011 GroundingHandbook of Pragmatics: 2011 Installment, Östman, Jan-Ola and Jef Verschueren (eds.), pp. 1–15
Wårvik, Brita 2009 Teaching by stories: Ælfric's instructive narrativesInstructional Writing in English: Studies in honour of Risto Hiltunen, Peikola, Matti, Janne Skaffari and Sanna-Kaisa Tanskanen (eds.), pp. 13–34
Carroll, Ruth, Risto Hiltunen, Matti Peikola, Janne Skaffari, Sanna-Kaisa Tanskanen, Ellen Valle and Brita Wårvik 2003 IntroductionDiscourse Perspectives on English: Medieval to modern, Hiltunen, Risto and Janne Skaffari (eds.), pp. 1–12
Wårvik, Brita 1997 GroundingHandbook of Pragmatics: 1996 Installment, Verschueren, Jef, Jan-Ola Östman, Jan Blommaert † and Chris Bulcaen (eds.), pp. 1–14
Wårvik, Brita 1990 On grounding in English narratives: a diachronic perspectivePapers from the 5th International Conference on English Historical Linguistics, Adamson, Sylvia M., Vivien A. Law, Nigel Vincent and Susan Wright (eds.), pp. 559 ff.
Enkvist, Nils Erik and Brita Wårvik 1987 Old English þa, temporal chains, and narrative structurePapers from the 7th International Conference on Historical Linguistics, Giacalone Ramat, Anna, Onofrio Carruba and Giuliano Bernini (eds.), pp. 221 ff.