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Authors/Editors: Harris, Sandra
Title: “Politeness and power: Making and responding to requests in institutional settings.”
Year: 2003
Publisher: Berlin: de Gruyter
Pages: pp. 27-52
ISBN: 0165-4888
Publication type: Article in journal
In: Srikant Sarangi, John Wilson, Text 23:1
Language: English
Keyword(s): institutional language ; politeness ; power ; request
Annotation: This paper sets out to examine how politeness theory can contribute to the comprehension of institutional discourse in power-laden contexts.