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Pragmatics and Discourse Analysis

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Pragmatics and Discourse Analysis involve the study of language in its contexts of use. Pragmatics focuses on the effects of context on meaning, and Discourse Analysis studies written and spoken language in relation to its social context.

 

 

Personnel

Pragmatics, Semantics, Discourse analysis, Cognitive and functional linguistics, Hispanic linguistics

Semantics, Pragmatics, Romance languages, Tenetehára

Critical discourse analysis, Systemic functional linguistics

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