Assimakis Tseronis

List of John Benjamins publications for which Assimakis Tseronis plays a role.

Journal

Titles

Multimodal Argumentation: Special issue of the Journal of Argumentation in Context 13:2 (2024)

Edited by Assimakis Tseronis and Hartmut Stöckl

Special issue of Journal of Argumentation in Context 13:2 (2024) ca. 120 pp.

Multimodal Argumentation and Rhetoric in Media Genres

Edited by Assimakis Tseronis and Charles Forceville

[Argumentation in Context, 14] 2017. ix, 301 pp.
Subjects Communication Studies | Discourse studies | Pragmatics

Articles

Stöckl, Hartmut and Assimakis Tseronis 2024 Multimodal rhetoric and argumentation: Applications – genres – methodsMultimodal Argumentation: Special issue of the Journal of Argumentation in Context 13:2 (2024), Tseronis, Assimakis and Hartmut Stöckl (eds.), pp. 167–176 | Introduction
We argue that the evaluation of multimodal arguments needs to take into account the semiotic resources used to communicate them as well as the context in which they are produced and interpreted. Thus, in addition to the critical questions pertaining to the scheme that help assess the internal… read more
In this chapter, I argue that the theoretical assumptions and concrete analytical concepts of Pragma-dialectics constitute a fertile ground for the study of visual and multimodal argumentation. This is primarily because the pragma-dialectical theory takes a procedural, pragmatic and functional… read more
Tseronis, Assimakis and Charles Forceville 2017 Introduction. Argumentation and rhetoric in visual and multimodal communicationMultimodal Argumentation and Rhetoric in Media Genres, Tseronis, Assimakis and Charles Forceville (eds.), pp. 1–24 | Chapter
Tseronis, Assimakis and Charles Forceville 2017 Chapter 6. The argumentative relevance of visual and multimodal antithesis in Frederick Wiseman’s documentariesMultimodal Argumentation and Rhetoric in Media Genres, Tseronis, Assimakis and Charles Forceville (eds.), pp. 165–188 | Chapter
In this chapter we argue that certain salient contrasts that Frederick Wiseman presents non-verbally and multimodally in his Direct Cinema documentaries can be understood as antitheses that play an argumentative role. In this type of documentary, which renounces the use of voice-over narration and… read more
In this chapter, we examine two methods of public participation, namely consensus conference (conférence de citoyens) and public hearing (débat public). While both methods are used in order to involve the public in decision making about science and technology policy, they differ in a number of… read more
In this paper, we examine two methods of public participation, namely consensus conference (conférence de citoyens) and public hearing (débat public). While both methods are used in order to involve the public in decision making about science and technology policy, they differ in a number of… read more
This paper seeks to specify the strategic function of adverbs like in fact and frankly when used to qualify the utterance that functions as a standpoint in an argumentative discussion. The aim is to provide a description of their strategic function that takes into consideration the role that the… read more
The publication of a dictionary is a means to describe, codify and ultimately standardise a language. This process is complicated by the lexicographer’s own attitude towards the language and the public’s sensitivity on language matters. The recent publication of the two most authoritative… read more