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Author Connor, Ulla, 1948-

Title Contrastive rhetoric : cross-cultural aspects of second-language writing / Ulla Connor.

Published Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1996.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  418.007 CONN    AVAILABLE
Physical description xv, 201 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Cambridge applied linguistics series
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-194) and indexes.
Contents 1. Toward an extended definition of contrastive rhetoric -- 2. Contrastive rhetoric studies in applied linguistics -- 3. Historical evolution of contrastive rhetoric: from Kaplan's 1966 study to diversification in languages, genres, and authors -- 4. Contrastive rhetoric and the field of rhetoric and composition -- 5. Contrastive rhetoric and text linguistics -- 6. Writing as an activity embedded in a culture -- 7. Contrastive rhetoric and translation studies -- 8. Genre-specific studies in contrastive rhetoric -- 9. Methods of research in contrastive rhetoric -- 10. Conclusion: Implications and research directions.
Subject Language and languages -- Study and teaching.
Rhetoric -- Study and teaching.
Contrastive linguistics.
ISBN 0521446880 (pbk.)
0521441455 (hbk.)