Rose Marie Beck (eds): Language and Development [PDF]


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FAB Frankfurt African Studies Bulletin 20/2008

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164 pp.
3 colour photographs, 2 colour illustrations, numerous tables and charts

Text languages: English, German


Rose Marie Beck: Introduction
Thomas Bearth: Language and sustainability
Vic Webb: Development in Africa – The role of language planning
Joseph Baya: Development in the Tura region in a time of crisis – A report on local language based action research
Lydie Vé Kouadio: The anger of women versus the silence of men – An analysis of the discourse of the women of W. concerning the management of their huller
Nadine Sieveking: “Communication is the key” – Promoting gender equality in Senegal
Bernadette Böcker: Communicative crisis management in a village association – The role of turn-taking
Clarissa Eck: Die Struktur wirtschaftlichen Handelns – Organisationsprinzipien der Gesprächs­eröffnung und Gesprächsbeendigung in kenianischen Produktionsgesprächen

Under these links you will find publications of the contributors, further studies of linguistic pragmatics and discourse analyses:

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