Publication details [#29715]

Watts, Richard J., Sachiko Ide and Konrad Ehlich. 1992. Politeness in language: Studies in its history, theory and practice. De Gruyter Mouton.
Publication type
Book – monograph
Publication language
Language as a subject


This collective volume presents studies on politeness in language, arranged into three sections: the theory and history of linguistic politeness; empirical studies in politeness; and politeness in a non-Western cultural setting.

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