Publication details [#65067]

Grainger, Karen. 2018. “We’re not in a club now”: a neo-Brown and Levinson approach to analyzing courtroom data. Journal of Politeness Research 14 (1) : 19–38.
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De Gruyter


This assay of a courtroom interaction displays how some of the notions from Brown and Levinson’s theory, like face-threatening conduct and positive and negative politeness, can supply a lexicon to discuss dynamic situated interaction.