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A Wittgensteinian Approach to Discourse Analysis
Yet precisely how interpretation and response are carried out in the game of conversation remains a puzzle. The goal of discourse analysis, as broadly conceived, is to unravel this mystery: To describe the game, to illuminate its often obscure rules, to clearly mark out its boundaries and to identify its players, coaches and referees.
Added: Jan 11 2004
Category: Language Articles: Linguistics: Discourse Analysis