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Maalej, Zouheir A. 2013. Framing and manipulation of person deixis in Husni Mubarak’s last three speeches: A cognitive-pragmatic approach. Pragmatics 23 (4) : 633–669.
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International Pragmatics Association
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This cognitive-pragmatic study demonstrates how the last three speeches of the deceased Egyptian president, Husni Mubarak, framed the revolution in Egypt as in a status quo and filled person deixis with cognitive content that averted any pragmatic rapprochement to the Egyptian people