22.02.2006

Discourse Studies

5. Discourse Studies
    5.1. Talk and interaction
    5.2. Text analysis


HYYTIÄINEN, HELY & RITVA OKSANEN
Features of spoken language in casual textbook conversations.
1987

LEINONEN, RAIJA
The expression of request in two English textbooks.
1982

PIRINEN, EILA
Ellipsis in English proverbs.
1972

5.1. Talk and interaction

HEIKKINEN, ANTTI
Discourse in internet relay chat.
1999

ISÄNNÄINEN, ELINA
The tolerance of switching pauses in Finnish and English conversations.
1987

JORTIKKA-LAITINEN, TIINA
Topical development in spoken interaction.
1987
sivulaudaturtyö

JUKKALA, ANNE-MAIJA
Social roles and initiating and terminating conversations.
1988

JUSSILA, ULLA & EIJA KUJANPÄÄ
Some functions of silence in a television drama conversation.
1987

KOSKELA, HEIDI
Topic-invoked participation frameworks in “Talk” discussion programs.
2001

LAIHONEN, PETTERI
Self-deprecations in American and Hungarian everyday conversations.
2000

MELKKO, HELENA & ANU PÖLLÄNEN
Auditor responses in dyadic face-to-face interaction.
1990

MÄÄTTÄ, TUULA
Kinesics and sex: an analysis of differences in kinesics between male and female speakers of Finnish and English.
1981

NAUMANEN, SIRKKA
Gambits as discussion management devices in turn-taking: a study of gambits used by Finnish university students of English.
1985

NIEMELÄ, LIISA
Conflict-talk in the comedy TV series Married with Children.
1992

NIEMIKAIJA, MAARIT
Hesitation phenomena in interviews with Finnish students of English.
1987

NIEMINEN, SEPPO
Let's talk frisbee: the language and culture of flying disc with a lexicon of flying disc vocabulary.
1995

NURMINEN, MARY
The effect of experience on foreigner talk: a longitudinal study.
1994

OJALA, LEENA
"Let's Start Right Here": the conversational strategies used by the host in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.
1996

OKSANEN, LEENA
Aspects of nonverbal behaviour in a formal situation.
1991

PIHKO, MARJA-KAISA
Giving and getting directions: a study of cross-language interaction between native and Finnish speakers of English.
1983

PURHONEN, PIRJO
Kinesics in discourse: an analysis of kinesics in discourse between native and non-native speakers of English.
1978

RANTA-ISO, VEIJO
Intensification and emphasis in spoken American.
1972

RINTALA, SAMI
Exerting pressure and maintaining neutralistic stance in Hardtalk.
2004

RÄISÄNEN, ULLA
Constructing blind identity: a case study of how blind identity is constructed in a television interview between a blind interviewee and a sighted interviewer.
1999

SAARINEN, PIRJO
Analysis and classification on non-topical elements in the lecture.
1985

SALETTA, SIRPA
Speaker roles in a university-level English conversation class.
1989

SIMANAINEN, ALPO
A study of ellipsis and sentence fragments in spoken English.
1981

SNECK, SEPPO
Assessment of chronography in Finnish-English telephone conversation: an attempt at computer analysis.
1986

TAMMINEN, LEENA
On the methods of intensification in spoken American.
1972

TONTERI, PIRJO
Metaphors in conversation.
1991

UTRIAINEN, ILKKA
Placing of unfilled and filled pauses in native and non-native English and in native Finnish and Swedish.
1980

VAINIO, PIRJO
The expression of request, command and prohibition in spoken American English.
1971

VENTOLA, EIJA
A study of conversational strategies in English and Finnish.
1978

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5.2.Text analysis

ANTIKAINEN, RAUNI
The normal style in William Faulkner's The Sound and the Fury.
1974

ANTTILA, KATJA & PÄIVI MARJAMÄKI
Personification in Newsweek coverage of the Persian gulf crisis: a content analysis.
1998

ARO, HANNU
The attributive use of nouns in the language of present-day English press.
1973

BRAGGE, RIIKKA & MIIA SALMI
Lexical differences in male and female targeted car advertisements.
1998

FREDRIKSON, KRISTIINA
The use of passive in modern English with particular reference to the theme-rheme tenet.
1975

EKROOS, AIJA
Aspects of discourse and conversational implicature as stylistic elements of the absurd in Samuel Beckett's Waiting for Godot.
1983
sivulaudaturtyö

ELFVING, MARJATTA
Compounding as a stylistic devic in D.H. Lawrence's novels.
1972

HARJU, TIMO
Articulation of feminity in black metal lyrics: a case study on the lyrics of Cradle of Filth.
2001

HEROJA, ANNA
Direct speech presentation in popular romances.
1998

HEIKKILÄ, VEIKKO
Rhetorical figures in the English works of John Gower with special reference to the works of Geoffrey Chaucer.
1972

HEISKA, SINIKKA
Literary dialect in The adventures of Huckleberry Finn and its Finnish translations.
1985

HELENIUS, SATU
A Modern Pearl Harbor: A critical metaphorical analysis of new reporting of the war in Afganistan.
2002
Sivulaudaturtyö

HIETA, SIRPA
A study of English newspaper headlines.
1971

HIETALUOMA, HANNA & KAISA PEKKARINEN
English gone native? Postcolonial characteristics in the language Of the strange and sublime address by Amit Chaudhuri and The God of small things by Arundhati Roy
2004

HUGHES, LIISA
Computer-assisted style analysis in the evaluation of scientific texts.
1991

HUJALA, ANNAMAIJA
Finnish-English codeswitching in advertising: opinions of teenagers and copywriters.
1997

HYÖNÄ, OILI
Stylistic features in Truman Capote's novel Other Voices, Other Rooms.
1969

HÄGGBLOM, VESA
Imagery in the sports columns of English newspapers.
1971

HÄGGMAN, RAIJA & ANNA-LIISA KEMILÄINEN
Reflections of power relationships in linguistic behaviour in Albee's play Who is Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
1983

HÄMÄLÄINEN, ANNA-MAIJA
Organization in Finnish summaries of an English original.
1997

HÄMÄLÄINEN, RIITTA & TUULA JALKANEN
A text typological and thematic analysis of the composition tasks in the English language matriculation examination.
1994

JAUHIAINEN, MARJAANA
Labels of difference, voices of dignity.
2000

JORONEN, MATTI
Recent trends in the language of commerce and industry.
1974

JUNTTILA, RIIKKA
User-friendliness of Enermet Oy's technical documentation.
2002

JUSSILA, EERO
Speech characteristics and characterization in David Lodge's Small World and its Finnish translation.
1987
sivulaudaturtyö

JUUTILAINEN, TUULA
Linguistic and discoursal features in advertising English.
1980

JÄNTTI, KALLE
Personal names, appellations, and modes of address in the novels of Henry Fielding.
1970

JÄÄSKELÄINEN, LEENA
Book-titles of English novels, short stories and drama.
1978

KAARTINEN, ERJA
Tenses in academic writing: an analysis of seven linguistic research reports in the 1990s.
1998

KALLIO, MARIKKA
Spectacles and Artist-creators: Representation of women through fashion in CD-ROM Ambitious Bitch by Marita Liulia.
2003

KALLIONPÄÄ, EEVA-LIISA
Fiction through Metaphor. A case study of The God of Small Things.
2003

KANGAS, SEIJA
Cinematic and linguistic devices in the description of three novels by Graham Greene: The Third Man, The Heart of the Matter and The Human Factor.
1986

KAUPPI, MARJA-LEENA
A semantic and stylistic study of headlines in the British and American press of 1969.
1971

KEKKO, KAROLIINA
Doing identity, making community: Some linguistic and narrative means of constructing gay and lesbian identities and communities on the website www.comingoutstories.com
2004

KOLU, EILA
Aspects of style in the Book of Job: a comparative study of the Authorized Version and Today's English version.
1980
sivulaudaturtyö

KOMULAINEN, TUULA
Cohesion in the prose of Samuel Beckett: a study of the development of absurd style.
1983

KONTIO, RIITTA
Aspects of ellipsis.
1979

KORPI-TASSI, PAULA
Reference in two types of texts.
2001

KOSKINEN, IIRIS & MINNA OJALA
Vaaleatukkainen girl: Finnish young people communicating through code-switching in the written messages of the supplement for young people in Keskisuomalainen.
1992

KOVALA, URPO
Style and context: an approach to Laurence Sterne's Tristram Shandy.
1982

KUORIKOSKI, ESKO
To have to look and similar verbnominal structures in contemporary American press: a grammatical and stylistic study.
1975

KURRA, MARJA & HANNELE ROUKALA
An analysis of lexical cohesion in two texts for children.
1980

KUUSELA, KATJA
Land of Light and Darkness: a comparative study of Finland in travel literature.
2001

KYTÖLÄ, SAMU
The portrayal of deafness in Elizabeth George's For the sake of Elena.
2001

KÄRKKÄINEN, ANU & SANNA PIRTTINEN
Factors related to the difficulty of reading comprehension texts in the matriculation examination English tests.
1997

KÄYHKÖ, MIRJA
Analysis of some textual aspects of simplified texts.
1980

LAAMANEN, RITVA
A functional analysis of advertisements.
1982

LAMMINMÄKI, TERTTU
The influence of linguistic features on readability in English newspaper announcements.
1976

LAPPI-HOKKA, OLGA
Representations of Muslim women in American media: a comparison of Time and The National Review (2001-2002).
2004

LAUKKALA, TAPANI
The attributive use of phrases in the language of American press.
1971

LAINE, ANNELI
Rhetorical functions of sentences in technical English.
1984

LEHTI, SIRKKA-LIISA
Recent trends in the language of politics.
1970

LEHTINEN, MARKO
Focal words on environmental issues: in a British tabloid and a quality newspaper.
2000

LIUKKO, ANJA
Conversions in the language of present-day English and American press.
1984

LUCAS-SPRAGUE, ELENA
Lexical change in pseudo-medical terminology from 1910 to 2000 in San Fransisco Chronicle advertisements.
2001

LUSTE, IRMA
Linguistic characterization in James Baldwin's Blues for Mister Charlie.
1971

LÄNSISALO, MAIJA
Trade-marks: a linguistic study.
1976
sivulaudaturtyö

MANNILA, MARKKU
The character-sketch in early eighteenth century English journalism with special regard to a possible influence on German moral weeklies.
1971

MANNINEN, ESA
An analysis of cohesion in a popular music recording: Tori Amo's Me and a Gun in its articulations of textual subjectivity.
2002

METSO, VELI-MATTI
A study of the narrative elements in Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man.
1988

MIKKONEN, SEIJA & PAULA NIITTYNIEMI
The role of shared knowledge in Alan Ayckbourn's play Absent Friend.
1986

MÄLKKI, TIINA
Ideology, attitudes and beliefs: The Guildford Four in newspapers.
1999

MÄNTYNEN, PEKKA
Techniques of persuasion in advertizing English and Finnish: a comparative study.
1977

NOKKONEN, JYRKI
Unfolding a narrative: the event-chain method in comprehension of a newspaper story.
1986

NORONEN, MATTI
The stylistic use of adjectives in some novels by D.H. Lawrence.
1968

OVASKA, MARJATTA
The use of nominal style in Edward Albee's plays.
1972

PAALANEN, EIJA
Reagan in the media: the use of citations in Time magazine.
1997

PAATELA, AINO
Readability and interest degrees of the topical contents in English language textbooks for Finnish comprehensive school pupils.
1982

PARKKINEN, HELI
Testing manual usability: A task-based assessment of the usability of two manual versions.
2002

PASANEN, JUHA
Observations on superstructures, text type and text organizational principles and their function in narrative and argumentative EFL compositions written by Finnish upper secondary school students.
1989
sivulaudaturtyö

PATRAKKA, MARJA-LEENA
The stylistic use of compounds in Carl Sandburg's poetry.
1996

PAUKKUNEN, EEVA
Forms of address and appellation in The Sound and the Fury, As I Lay Dying, and The Unvanquished by William Faulkner.
1975

PÄIVÄRINTA, SARI & MARI TURUNEN
International print advertising Nokia 9000 Communicator.
1998

RÄSÄNEN, MARJA-LEENA
Vocabulary in art reviews.
1970

PIHLAJA, KAISA
The corporate image of Rautaruukki. A reception study and textual analysis of Rautaruukki's brochures, advertisements and internet pages.
2001

PIISPA, MARI
Impersonalization in English and Finnish letters to the editor.
1997

PITKÄNEN-HUHTA, ANNE
Summary writing: differences between good and poor summarizers.
1989

PITKÄRANTA, TARJA
The genitive and its of-equivalent in the present-day English press.
1973

RAJAMÄKI, KYLLIKKI
Discourse coherence and types of information in a narrative for children.
1981

RANTAPERE, ANJA
A study of differences between original and simplified literary texts with special reference to the elements initially in the sentence.
1982

RAUTIAINEN, MONA-LIS
Phrases as premodifiers in the present-day English and American press.
1973

RINKINEN, LEA
Code-switching in some Finnish-American publications.
1986

RÄIHÄ, MARJA
Linguistic factors contributing to readability in English newspaper headlines.
1977

SAARTOLA, SIRKKU
Question-answer sequences in the dialogues of English textbooks.
1987

SAKSMAN, ANNA-LIISA
Participation of the writer in the interpersonal function of news discourse: the coverage of the IRA bombing in Brighton in news magazines.
1986

SCHMIDT, RIIKKA
Chinua Achebe's No Longer at Ease and A Man of the People: a sociolinguistic view.
1977

SALO, TUULA
Text constitution, participants, events and setting as factors of coherence in a children's narrative.
1982

SAURANEN, ANNE
Features of spoken language in J.D. Salinger's The Catcher in the Rye.
1990

SHEMEIKKA, SEIJA
The British coal strike 1984-1985 in the press: a theme analysis of The Guardian and The Daily Express.
1986

SIHVONEN-HAUTECOEUR, PÄIVI
The discourse marker well in written dialogue: an analysis of a detective story.
1990
sivulaudaturtyö

SUHONEN, HARRI
The discursive construction of 9/11 and the war against terror in the speeches of President George W. Bush.
2004

SÄRKKÄ, TIA
Finnish culture in British and Finnish newspapers: a case study of the Valo-festival.
1999

TAKKINEN, MARJA-LIISA
The use of linguistic peculiarities as a means of characterization in The Sound and the Fury in Faulkner.
1967

TALVITIE, KIRSI
Metaphors in the descriptions of U.S. - Soviet/Russian summits in Newsweek and Novoje Vremja.
1998

TIKKANEN, TUULIKKI
Lexical cohesion in six textbooks of English used at comprehensive school and at upper secondary school.
1980

TOIVOLA, ERJA
Argumentative text typological features and discourse organization patterns in ESL composition.
1992
sivulaudaturtyö

UUSITALO, KATJA
Discourse representation in articles about the case of Elián González in Time and Newsweek.
2001

UUTELA, PÄIVI
Lexical cohesion patterns in children's and adults' literature.
1984

VANHANEN, RAIJA
Reception of William Hogarth's prints by Finnish viewers.
1997

VEINTIE, RITVA-LIISA
The stylistic use of adjectives in the novels of the Brontë sisters.
1970

VEPSÄLÄINEN, ANNE-MARI
Thou and you in Shakespeare's plays: how people and supernatural beings address each other.
1995

WICKSTRÖM, PIRKKO
Elliptically tied exchanges in an English textbook.
1985
sivulaudaturtyö

VIRPISUO, PIRKKO
The use of emotional and affective means of expression in Iris Murdoch's novels.
1972

YLI-SALOMÄKI, ANNE
Some lexical and syntactic features in written compositions of English schoolchildren: a quantitative analysis.
1982

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