The Language of Evaluation: A Sociolinguistic Approach to the Story of Pedro el Cruel in Ballad and Chronicle

The Language of Evaluation: A Sociolinguistic Approach to the Story of Pedro el Cruel in Ballad and Chronicle

by Louise Mirrer-Singer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0915027690

ISBN-13: 9780915027699

Pub. Date: 08/01/1986

Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing Company

This study seeks to demonstrate that throughout centuries of re-creation, linguistic devices have been used to support both the production and the reproduction of the romances. On the basis of this demonstration, it is argued that it is time to recognize these devices as evaluators and to include a discussion of evaluative mechanisms in the study of the

Overview

This study seeks to demonstrate that throughout centuries of re-creation, linguistic devices have been used to support both the production and the reproduction of the romances. On the basis of this demonstration, it is argued that it is time to recognize these devices as evaluators and to include a discussion of evaluative mechanisms in the study of the Romancero tradition.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780915027699
Publisher:
John Benjamins Publishing Company
Publication date:
08/01/1986
Series:
Purdue University Monographs in Romance Languages Series, #20
Pages:
142
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.45(h) x (d)

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