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Ikeda, Keiko. 2013. Audience participation in politics: Communicative competence for political communication in contemporary Japan. Language & Communication 33 (4) : 351–365.
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Language as a subject
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This article discusses how the political communicative competence of members of the Tokyo Metropolitan Assembly across speech contexts of ’monological’ street speeches and Assembly sessions, addressing distinct audiences, needs to be revised as shared, publically owned, interactional vitality, produced on the spot by interactional participants.