Relevance and Irrelevance: Theories, Factors and Challenges

Relevance and Irrelevance: Theories, Factors and Challenges

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9783110470185
Publisher: De Gruyter
Publication date: 09/24/2018
Series: Age of Access? Grundfragen der Informationsgesellschaft Series , #9
Pages: 316
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.06(h) x (d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Hisashi Nasu and Jan Strassheim, Waseda University Tokyo, Japan.

Table of Contents

Preface v

Relevance and Irrelevance Jan Strassheim 1

Theories

New Reflections on the Problem(s) of Relevance(s). The Return of the Phenomena Göran Sonesson 21

Finite Provinces of Meaning: The Expansive Context of Relevance Michael Barber 51

Bridging Rhetoric and Pragmatics with Relevance Theory Brian N. Larson 69

The Body Relevant Denisa Butnaru 97

Factors

Relevance From and Beyond Propositions. The Case of Online Identity Francisco Yus 119

Relevance Before, During, and After Discourse Experiences David N. Rapp Matthew T. McCrudden 141

Social Distribution of Knowledge in Action: The Practical Management of Classification Nozomi Ikeya Wes Sharrock 161

On Cooling the Relevance Out Ana Horta Matthias Gross 187

Challenges

The Relevance of the Irrelevant Ilja Srubar 209

Many Ways of Being Relevant. Information Support for Problem Solving and Decision Making Dagobert Soergel 223

Alterity and Biographical Experience: Relevance in Mediated Interaction Hermílio Santos 261

Lady Justice Turns a Blind Eye: (Ir-)Relevance, Legal Thought and Social Order Jan Strassheim 281

Notes on Contributors 303

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