This is often the 1st edited quantity devoted particularly to first individual non-singular reference (‘we’). Its target is to discover the interaction among the grammatical signifies that a language deals for attaining collective self-reference and the socio-pragmatic – by and large – features of ‘we’. along with an creation, which deals an outline of the issues and matters linked to first individual non-singular reference, the quantity includes fifteen chapters that disguise languages as different as, e.g., Dutch, Greek, Hebrew, Cha’palaa and Norf’k, and numerous interactional and genre-specific contexts of spoken and written discourse. It, hence, successfully demonstrates the complexity of collective self-reference and the variety of phenomena that turn into appropriate while ‘we’ isn't really tested in isolation yet in the context of positioned language use. The booklet may be of specific curiosity to researchers engaged on individual deixis and reference, own pronouns, collective identities, etc., yet also will entice linguists whose paintings lies on the interface among grammar and pragmatics, sociolinguistics, discourse and dialog research.
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