Wennerstrom Ann. The Music of Everyday Speech: Prosody and Discourse Analysis

  • Hardcover: 344 pages
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press (November 1, 2001)
  • Language: English

Recently there has been a growing interest among discourse analysts in incorporating prosody into the analysis of spoken language. Wennerstrom considers the role of prosody in a variety of discourse genres and offers an over-all framework within which future analysis might continue.