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Continuing Discourse on Language Continuing Discourse on Language
A Functional Perspective
Jonathan J. Webster
Edited by: Ruqaiya Hasan, Christian Matthiessen
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Volume One

Part One: The Beginnings
1. M.A.K. Halliday: The Early Years 1925-70 (Jonathan Webster)
2. The Development of Systemic-Functional Linguistics in China (Zhang Delu, Edward McDonald, Fang Yan and Huang Guowen)
3. Introduction: A Working Model of Language (Ruqaiya Hasan)

Part Two: Around Language
4. Language and Society in a Systemic Functional Perspective (Ruqaiya Hasan)
5. Method and Imagination in Halliday's Science of Linguistics (David Butt, University of Sydney)
6. The Interpersonal Gateway to the Meaning of Mind; Unifying the Inter- and Intraorganism Perspective on Language (Paul Thibault)
7. Topics in Multimodality (Radan Martinec)

Part Three: With Language
8. What People Do to Know; The Construction of Knowledge as a Social-semiotic Activity (Astika Kappagoda, University of Wollongong)
9. Developing Dimensions of an Educational Linguistics (Frances Christie, University of Sydney and Len Unsworth, University of New England, Australia)
10. Designing Literacy Pedagogy: Scaffolding Democracy in the Classroom (J.R. Martin and David Rose, University of Sydney)
11. Grammatics in Schools (Geoff Williams, University of Sydney)
12. SFL in Text Based, Web-Enhanced Language Study (Carol Taylor Torsello and Anthony Baldry, both Universitŗ di Padova)
13. SFL in Computational Contexts: A Contemporary History (Mick O'Donnell and John Bateman, University of Bremen)
14. Acquired Language Disorders: Some Functional Insights (Elizabeth Armstrong, Macquarie University, Alison Ferguson, University of Newcastle, Australia, Lynne Mortensen, Macquarie University and Leanne Togher, University of Sydney)
15. SFL and the Study of Literature (Jonathan Webster and Annabelle Lukin)
16. Semantic Variation (Geoff Williams)
17. Halliday and Translation Theory: Enhancing the Options, Broadening the Range and Keeping the Ground (Erich Steiner, Universitšt des Saarlandes)

Volume Two

Part Four: Inside Language
18. The 'Architecture' of Language According to Systemic Functional Theory: Developments since the 1970s (Christian Matthiessen)
19. From Microfunction to Metaphor: Learning Language and Learning through Language (Clare Painter, University of New South Wales, Beverley Derewianka, University of Wollongong, and Jane Torr, Macquarie University)
20. The Work of Concepts: Context and Metafunction in the Systemic Functional Model (David Butt and Rebekah Wegener, Macquarie University)
21. Field and Multimodal Texts (Wendy Bowcher, Tokyo Gakugei University)
22. Models of Discourse (Carmel Cloran, University of Wollangong, Virginia Stuart-Smith and Lynne Young, Carleton University)
23. Unfolding Theme: The Development of Clausal and Textual Perspectives on Theme (Geoff Thompson, University of Liverpool)
24. Semantic Networks: The Description of Linguistic Meaning in SFL (Ruqaiya Hasan, Carmel Cloran, Geoff Williams, and Annabelle Lukin)
25. Invoking Attitude: The Play of Graduation in Appraising Discourse (J.R. Martin and Susan Hood)
26. Lexicogrammar in Systemic Functional Linguistics (Christian Matthiessen)
27. Typology of MOOD (Kazuhiro Teruya, Ernest Akerejola, Macquarie University, Thomas Andersen, Alice Caffarel, University of Sydney, Julia Lavid, Universidade Computense, Christian Matthiessen, Uwe Helm Petersen, Odense Universitet, Pattama Patpong, Macquarie University, and Flemming Smedegaard, Odense Universitet)
28. Auxiliary Extensions (Robin Fawcett, Cardiff University)
29. Between Lexis and Grammar (Gordon Tucker, Cardiff University)
30. Intonation in Systemic Functional Linguistics (William Greaves, York University, Canada)

ISBN-10 (Hardback)1845531132 set
ISBN-13 (Hardback)9781845531133
Price (Hardback)£150.00/$285.00
ISBN-10 (Paperback)1845531140 set
ISBN-13 (Paperback)9781845531140
Price (Paperback)£60.00/$120.00
Publication DateNovember 2005
Size234 x 156mm, 2 volume set
AvailabilitySold as two-volume set only

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