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Author Burke, Peter, 1937-

Title The art of conversation / Peter Burke
Published Cambridge : Polity Press, 1993


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 MELB  302.34609 Bur/Aoc  DUE 30-03-19
Description viii, 178 pages ; 24cm
Contents Preface -- 1. The Social History of Language -- 2.'Heu Domine, Adsunt Turcae': a Sketch for a Social History of Post-Medieval Latin -- 3. Language and Identity in Early Modern Italy -- 4. The Art of Conversation in Early Modern Europe -- 5. Notes for a Social History of Silence in Early Modern Europe -- Bibliography -- Index
Analysis Social interactions History
Social interactions History
Language and social history
Oral communication - Europe - History
Notes Bibliography: p143-173. - Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 143-173. - Includes index
Subject Conversation.
Oral communication -- Europe -- History.
Silence -- History.
Sociolinguistics -- Europe.
ISBN 0745611109 (cased)
0745612881 (paperback)