Publication details [#17883]

Bremer, Katharina, Celia Roberts, Marie-Thérèse Vasseur, Margaret Simonot and Peter Broeder. 1996. Achieving Understanding: Discourse in Intercultural Encounters. Longman. 285 pp.
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Book – monograph
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A data-driven analysis of cross-linguistic interactions of a variety of recent immigrants to five European countries, based on three sources of evidence: ethnographic interviews, conversation analysis and general knowledge of the immigrants' lives.

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