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Intercultural Europe : arenas of difference, communication and mediation / / Barbara Lewandowska-Tomaszczyk, Hanna Pułaczewska (editors ; hrsg.)


Stuttgart, Germany : , : Ibidem Verlag, , 2014



Descrizione fisica

1 online resource (411 p.)


Interdisciplinary series of the Centre for Intercultural and European Studies ; ; 7




Intercultural communication - Europe

Electronic books.

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Note generali

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Nota di bibliografia

Includes bibliographical references.

Nota di contenuto

""3. Categorization and the concept of national and European identities""""4. Data""; ""5. Lieux de memoire""; ""6. Europa â€?Europeâ€? and tozsamoÅ?Ä?  â€?identityâ€? in concordances""; ""7. EU themes""; ""8. Europe and Infomap clusters of concepts""; ""9. Conclusions""; ""References""; ""Appendices""; ""ENGLISH DATA""; ""The discursive interface of national, European and sexual identities: Preliminary evidence from the Eurovision Song Contest""; ""1. Introduction""; ""2. An extremely short history of the Eurovision Song Contest""; ""3. Language, identity and performativity""

""4. Linguistic mechanisms of identity construction in ESC lyrics""""4.1 Constructing National Identities""; ""4.2 Constructing European Identities""; ""4.3 Constructing sexual identities""; ""5. A preliminary quantitative study""; ""6. Competing discourses""; ""7. Conclusion""; ""References""; ""Code-mixing narratives: Storytelling of adolescents with migrant background""; ""1. Introduction""; ""2. On polylingualism and imperfect heterogeneous polysystems""; ""3. Introducing the polylingual interlocutors""; ""4. Narratives, storytelling and why and how stories are told""

""5. From code-switching to code-oscillations""""6. Analysing instances of adolescents� polylingual narrations""; ""6.1 The intricacies of small narratives: language slugfest versus narrative plausibility""; ""6.2 Code-

switching as narrative evaluations""; ""6.3 Multiple voices and polylingual patterns""; ""6.4 Different roles, different tenses, different languages?""; ""6.5 Polylingual patterns in dramatic narrations""; ""7. Discussion: Speaking mixed � an active discourse in its own right""; ""7.1 Code-mixing � a style or not?""

""6. Mediendiskurse, soziale Praktiken und Ideologien""


<div>This volume makes an important intercultural and interdisciplinary contribution to intercultural communications in Europe. The publication links linguistic aspects with psychological, social, economic, political, and cultural issues and creates a wide perspective encompassing the European heterogeneity of languages, cultures, traditions, and developments.</div>