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Power in language : verbal communication and social influence / Sik Hung Ng, James J. Bradac
Bib ID 2781433
Format BookBook
Author
Ng, Sik Hung
 
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Description Newbury Park : Sage Publications, c1993 
x, 228 p. ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 0803944225
0803944233
Invalid ISBN 0803944232
Series

Language and language behaviors ; v. 3.

Language and language behaviors ; vol. 3.

Full contents
  • Machine derived contents note: Introduction
  • Signs of Power (I) - `Powerful' and `Powerless' Styles
  • Signs of Power (II) - More Variables, More Issues
  • Conversational Influence and Control
  • Mitigation - Be Indirect and Be Tentative
  • Misleading Words
  • Masking
  • Further Issues, Conclusions and Prospects.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-218) and index.

Subjects Oral communication.  |  Power (Social sciences)  |  Oral communication
Other authors/contributors Bradac, James J

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