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Telling the American story

a structural and cultural analysis of conversational storytelling

by Livia Polanyi

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by MIT Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Discourse analysis, Narrative.,
    • Content analysis (Communication),
    • Popular culture -- United States.,
    • Storytelling -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLivia Polanyi.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsP302.7 .P64 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 215 p. ;
      Number of Pages215
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2037400M
      ISBN 100262660628
      LC Control Number88013699

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