Stefania Degaetano-Ortlieb

List of John Benjamins publications for which Stefania Degaetano-Ortlieb plays a role.


By applying data-driven methods based on information theory, this study adds to previous work on the development of the scientific register by measuring the informativity of alternative phrasal structures shown to be involved in change in language use in 20th-century Scientific English. The… read more | Chapter
Degaetano-Ortlieb, Stefania, Katrin Menzel and Elke Teich. 2019. Chapter 4. Typical linguistic patterns of English history texts from the eighteenth to the nineteenth century: An information-theoretic approach. Writing History in Late Modern English: Explorations of the Coruña Corpus, Moskowich, Isabel, Begoña Crespo, Luis Puente-Castelo and Leida Maria Monaco (eds.), pp. 58–81
Degaetano-Ortlieb, Stefania and Elke Teich. 2014. Register diversification in evaluative language: the case of scientific writing. Evaluation in Context, Thompson, Geoff † and Laura Alba-Juez (eds.), pp. 241–258
In this chapter, we investigate register diversification in evaluative language focusing on scientific writing. For this purpose, we explore selected epistemic and attitudinal variants of evaluative expressions. We consider (1) the situational context of these expressions according to Systemic… read more | Article