Publication details [#60054]

Izadi, Ahmad. 2015. Persian honorifics and im/politeness as social practice. Journal of Pragmatics 85 : 81–91.
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Language as a subject
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As Im/politeness has lately been conceptualized in terms of evaluations that result from and constitute a social practice, politeness analysis needs to include inquiry of social actions and meanings. This study investigates the role of Persian honorifics in the im/politeness assessments that emerge in localized interactions.