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Haberland, Hartmut and Jacob L. Mey. 1977. Editorial: Linguistics and pragmatics. Journal of Pragmatics 1 (1) : 1–12.
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H. and M., the editors of the 'Journal of Pragmatics', outline their views of linguistic pragmatics, which is described from the perspective of the concrete practice of language (i.e. with regard to the actual use and users of language) and the concrete practice of linguistics (again use and users), and characterized as the study of the conditions governing the use of language.