Relational work in Facebook and discussion boards/fora
Special issue of Pragmatics 25:1 (2015)
[Pragmatics, 25:1] 2015. 122 pp.
Publishing status: Available | Original publisher: International Pragmatics Association (IPrA)
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Table of Contents
Introducing relational work in Facebook and discussion boardsMiriam A. Locher, Brook Bolander and Nicole Höhn | pp. 1–21
Politeness on Facebook: The case of Greek birthday wishesIrene Theodoropoulou | pp. 23–45
Intergroup rudeness and the metapragmatics of its negotiation in online discussion foraSonja Kleinke and Birte Bös | pp. 47–71
“Doing deference” Identities and relational practices in Chinese online discussion boardsMichael Haugh, Wei-Lin Melody Chang and Dániel Z. Kádár | pp. 73–98
“Peter is a dumb nut” Status updates and reactions to them as ‘acts of positioning’ in FacebookBrook Bolander and Miriam A. Locher | pp. 99–122