Directive functions in intra-corporate cross-border email interaction

@inproceedings{Alatalo2006DirectiveFI,
  title={Directive functions in intra-corporate cross-border email interaction},
  author={Pirjo Alatalo},
  year={2006}
}
Alatalo, Pirjo Directive Functions in Intra-corporate Cross-border Email Interaction Jyvaskyla: University of Jyvaskyla, 2006, 470 p. (Jyvaskyla Studies in Humanities ISSN 1459-4331; 54) ISBN 951-39-2531-5 Finnish Summary Diss. This dissertation examines directive language use in English-language crossborder email interaction within a multinational company. Directivity is approached as a social, interactional and linguistic phenomenon in the participants’ sequences of email message initiations… CONTINUE READING

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