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Analyzing Language and Humor in Online Communication (Hardcover)

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Editors Taiwo, Odebunmi, and Adetunji present readers with a collection of academic essays and scholarly articles focused on the analysis of the impact of online communication on language and humor, as well as the study of language and humor in online communication contexts. The fifteen selections that make up the main body of the text are devoted to the pragmatics of humor in a Nigerian universities departmental chat rooms, discursive power relations in Naijabookofjokes.com, language and humor in Cameroon social media, and other related subjects. Rotimi Taiwo is a faculty member of Obafemi Awolowo University in Nigeria. Akinola Odebunmi is a faculty member of the University of Ibadan, Nigeria.Akin Adetunji is a faculty member of Emmanuel Alayande College of Education in Nigeria. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 327
Genre: Language + Art + Disciplines, Computers + Internet
Sub-Genre: Social Aspects/Human-Computer Interaction, Communication
Series Title: Advances in Linguistics and Communication Studies
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Igi Global
Language: English
Street Date: May 31, 2016
TCIN: 51381601
UPC: 9781522503385
Item Number (DPCI): 248-19-8949
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