Job Interview Corpus: Data Transcription and Major Topics in Corpus Linguistics by Daniela WawraJob Interview Corpus: Data Transcription and Major Topics in Corpus Linguistics by Daniela Wawra

Job Interview Corpus: Data Transcription and Major Topics in Corpus Linguistics

byDaniela Wawra

Hardcover | November 26, 2014

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The aim of this book and its accompanying audio files is to make accessible a corpus of 40 authentic job interviews conducted in English. The recordings and transcriptions of the interviews published here may be used by students, teachers and researchers alike for linguistic analyses of spoken discourse and as authentic material for language learning in the classroom. The book includes an introduction to corpus linguistics, offering insight into different kinds of corpora and discussing their main characteristics. Furthermore, major features of the discourse genre job interview are outlined and detailed information is given concerning the job interview corpus published in this book.
Daniela Wawra is Professor of English Linguistics and Cultural Studies at the University of Passau (Germany).
Title:Job Interview Corpus: Data Transcription and Major Topics in Corpus LinguisticsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:8.27 × 5.83 × 0.98 inPublished:November 26, 2014Publisher:Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der WissenschaftenLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3631654022

ISBN - 13:9783631654026

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Table of Contents

Contents: Job interview – Corpus linguistics – Job interview corpus – Transcription conventions – Data transcription – Spoken discourse – Language learning – Main characteristics of corpora – Job interview as a discourse genre.