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newzealandenglish - Kuiper, Kuiper; face /herself facesaving

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Kuiper, “Sporting Formulae in New Zealand English”   Kuiper;  Language helps solidify groups and block everyone else out of the group Looks at the way language works in group formation “face”  “face”- the public self image that everyone want to claim for himself/herself. “face-saving”  it reinforces each other’s positive face or public image. On a sports teams  people insult each other but its all tempered. “face-threatening”-  sexual humiliation used to create group solitary through the loss of face the  individuals who belong to the group suffer. On the sports teams this is the cursing  and four language exchanged. (positive) – humiliating; (negative) – coercive face-saving and face-threatening behavior have in common Face-saving and face threatening behavior both are associating a type of  negative social business. Philipsen
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  • Spring '11
  • Harmon-Aaron
  • Robert F. Kennedy, Teamsters, New Zealand English, Teamsterville, public self image, negative social business

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