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400 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198846376

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The Language of Fiction

Edited by Emar Maier and Andreas Stokke

  • Includes a detailed introduction to the major issues in the field of fiction studies
  • Draws on longstanding collaborative efforts between linguists and philosophers to take a new look at the semantic and pragmatic features of fictional language
  • Combines insights from theoretical linguistics with literary theory and narratology
  • Explores how analyses of perspective shift can be extended to a wider range of challenging phenomena

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