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Power and Insight in Jaina Discourse

@inproceedings{Flugel2010PowerAI,
  title={Power and Insight in Jaina Discourse},
  author={Peter Flügel},
  year={2010}
}
The essay sets out a programme for the sociolinguistic study of Jain discourse by investigating the question how non-distorted communication takes place in hierarchical structures. The focus is on the role of power in processes of indirect communication. It is addressed by comparing two contrasting models of ideal communication, both serving as measures for distorted communication. On the one hand, Habermas’ dialogical model of the ‘ideal speech situation’, that is, normative orientations… Expand
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