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Politeness: some universals in language usage

@inproceedings{Brown1987PolitenessSU,
  title={Politeness: some universals in language usage},
  author={Penelope E. Brown and S. Levinson},
  year={1987}
}
Symbols and abbreviations Foreword John J. Gumperz Introduction to the reissue Notes 1. Introduction 2. Summarized argument 3. The argument: intuitive bases and derivative definitions 4. On the nature of the model 5. Realizations of politeness strategies in language 6. Derivative hypotheses 7. Sociological implications 8. Implications for language studies 9. Conclusions Notes References Author index Subject index. 
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