THE NEWS BETWEEN THE PRIVATE SPACE AND THE SOCIAL PLACE

Posted On Oct 17 2011 by

The private space is mixed with the public space by the means of the mass media. The newspapers, the radio, the television, the internet, are the ways by which the world invades the intimacy of the private home. I have chosen for analysis, from the totality of speeches delivered by the mass media, the news delivered by radio broadcast, because they are the most complex messages, due to the amount of meanings that they transmit to the receiver. Being conceived with the purpose of informing people about what is happening in many places of the world, by their force of …


ADJUSTING TO ONESELF AND TO THE OTHER(S)

Posted On Oct 12 2011 by

At the level of the casual conversational discourse there is always a permanent process of adjustment, based on production and interpretation. It can be defined by two components: self-adjustment and adjustment to the other. The paper tries to find answers to the following questions: When and why does the process occur? What are its linguistic and nonlinguistic markers? What are its limits? What are its benefits?