Sophocles in the light of face-threat politeness theory

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Title: Sophocles in the light of face-threat politeness theory
Authors: Lloyd, Michael (Michael A.)
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Date: 2006
Online since: 2011-05-17T15:59:49Z
Abstract: This chapter examines Sophocles' plays in the light of face-threat politeness theory. It deals with the subject under the following headings: face-threat politeness theory, positive politeness, negative politeness, off-record strategies, and politeness and characterization.
Funding Details: Not applicable
Type of material: Book Chapter
Publisher: Brill
Copyright (published version): 2006 Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, the Netherlands
Keywords: Politeness theoryAncient Greek literature
Subject LCSH: Sophocles--Criticism and interpretation
Politeness (Linguistics)
Greek language
Greek drama (Tragedy)--History and criticism
Language: en
Status of Item: Peer reviewed
Is part of: de Jong, I.J.F. and Rijksbaron, A. (eds.). Sophocles and the Greek language
ISBN: 9789004147522
Appears in Collections:Classics Research Collection

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