Publication details [#13559]
Read, Allen Walker. 1995. Ironie als parasitaire taalhandeling. [Irony as parasitical language act.] (Communication and Cognition). Ghent: communicatie & Cognitie. 147 pp.
Book – monograph
Language as a subject
This book is an attempt to describe and explain verbal irony within the framework of its history and linguistic pragmatics, whilst listing some alternative theories and important recent studies on the subject.