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The Resource Instructional writing in English : studies in honour of Risto Hiltunen, edited by Matti Peikola, Janne Skaffari, Sanna-Kaisa Tanskanen

Instructional writing in English : studies in honour of Risto Hiltunen, edited by Matti Peikola, Janne Skaffari, Sanna-Kaisa Tanskanen

Label
Instructional writing in English : studies in honour of Risto Hiltunen
Title
Instructional writing in English
Title remainder
studies in honour of Risto Hiltunen
Statement of responsibility
edited by Matti Peikola, Janne Skaffari, Sanna-Kaisa Tanskanen
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The history of English writing is, to a considerable extent, the history of instructional writing in English. This volume is the first collection of papers to focus on instructional writing throughout the history of the language. Spanning a millennium of English texts, the materials studied represent procedural and behavioural discourse in a variety of genres. The primary texts, from Ælfric's homilies to medieval cooking recipes to seventeenth-century American conduct literature to present-day language textbooks, display a variety of linguistic devices typical of instruction. The materials non
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
820.9/353
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR408.D49
LC item number
I57 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Peikola, Matti
  • Skaffari, Janne
  • Tanskanen, Sanna-Kaisa
  • Hiltunen, Risto
Series statement
Pragmatics & beyond,
Series volume
new ser., v. 189
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  • Didactic literature, English
  • English prose literature
  • English prose literature
  • English language
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Didactic literature, English
  • English language
  • English prose literature
  • English prose literature
Label
Instructional writing in English : studies in honour of Risto Hiltunen, edited by Matti Peikola, Janne Skaffari, Sanna-Kaisa Tanskanen
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Approaching instructional writing in English / Sanna-Kaisa Tanskanen, Janne Skaffari and Matti Peikola -- Teaching by stories: Ælfric's instructive narratives / Brita Wårvik -- The WOMANual: Ancrene Wisse on instruction / Janne Skaffari -- Vague language in the medieval recipes of the Forme of Cury / Ruth Carroll -- Instructional aspects of the calendar in later medieval England, with special reference to the John Rylands University Library MS English 80 / Matti Peikola -- Authority and instruction in two sixteenth-century medical dialogues / Irma Taavitsainen -- "Proper to their sex": letter-writing instruction and epistolary model dialogues in Henry Care's The female secretary / Sanna-Kaisa Tanskanen -- (Un)becoming conduct: Cotton Mather's Ornaments for the daughters of Zion and the Salem witchcraft crisis / Kathleen L. Doty -- "Instruction with delight": the narrator's voice in John Newbery's early English children's books / Lydia Kokkola -- Doing what the doctor said: constructing an authoritative voice in William Buchan's Domestic medicine / Ellen Valle -- Instructional writing on English: what guides the textbook writer? / Päivi Pietilä, Leena Taanila-Hall and Sonja Vainio
Control code
460700089
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 240 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027254245
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
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224527
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)460700089
Label
Instructional writing in English : studies in honour of Risto Hiltunen, edited by Matti Peikola, Janne Skaffari, Sanna-Kaisa Tanskanen
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Approaching instructional writing in English / Sanna-Kaisa Tanskanen, Janne Skaffari and Matti Peikola -- Teaching by stories: Ælfric's instructive narratives / Brita Wårvik -- The WOMANual: Ancrene Wisse on instruction / Janne Skaffari -- Vague language in the medieval recipes of the Forme of Cury / Ruth Carroll -- Instructional aspects of the calendar in later medieval England, with special reference to the John Rylands University Library MS English 80 / Matti Peikola -- Authority and instruction in two sixteenth-century medical dialogues / Irma Taavitsainen -- "Proper to their sex": letter-writing instruction and epistolary model dialogues in Henry Care's The female secretary / Sanna-Kaisa Tanskanen -- (Un)becoming conduct: Cotton Mather's Ornaments for the daughters of Zion and the Salem witchcraft crisis / Kathleen L. Doty -- "Instruction with delight": the narrator's voice in John Newbery's early English children's books / Lydia Kokkola -- Doing what the doctor said: constructing an authoritative voice in William Buchan's Domestic medicine / Ellen Valle -- Instructional writing on English: what guides the textbook writer? / Päivi Pietilä, Leena Taanila-Hall and Sonja Vainio
Control code
460700089
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 240 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027254245
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
224527
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)460700089

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