Derek Bousfield

List of John Benjamins publications for which Derek Bousfield plays a role.


Impoliteness in Interaction

Derek Bousfield

[Pragmatics & Beyond New Series, 167] 2008. xiii, 281 pp.
Subjects Discourse studies | Pragmatics


Bousfield, Derek 2013 Face in conflictJournal of Language Aggression and Conflict 1:1, pp. 37–57 | Article
Studies of conflict and conflict resolution rarely concern themselves with the ways in which conflictive situations are triggered. Corsaro and Rizzo (1990), in considering interpersonal conflict and aggression do suggest that conflict begins with one antagonist taking challenging opposition to an… read more
Bousfield, Derek and Dan McIntyre 2011 Chapter 6. Emotion and empathy in Martin Scorsese’s Goodfellas: A case study of the “funny guy” sceneTelecinematic Discourse: Approaches to the language of films and television series, Piazza, Roberta, Monika Bednarek and Fabio Rossi (eds.), pp. 105–123 | Article
This chapter examines how the emotion fear is generated through the linguistic, paralinguistic and kinesic actions of multiple characters in the “funny guy” scene from Martin Scorsese’s 1990 film Goodfellas. The scene in question takes place in The Bamboo Lounge restaurant-bar and features Tommy, a… read more