This volume in honour of Michael Halliday begins with a section on the background to the development of MAKas ideas. The second section groups papers on language development in early childhood, which has always been one of Hallidayas main interests. The focus of the third section is on aspects of synchronic and diachronic change in language. Halliday has always emphasised the dynamic interaction between these two perspectives in relation to language use in social contexts. The final section caters to Hallidayas interest in ethnographic, anthropological and educational issues and explore language use in a diversity of world contexts.Essays in honour of Michael Halliday Ross Steele, Terry Threadgold ... Description of the text analysis The text-analysis scheme used in the study has relied on text-linguistic notions from the SF model ... 1985; Halliday and Hasan 1976; Martin 1983), and especially on the work done by Hasan (1984a, 1984b, 1984c, 1985).
|Author||:||Ross Steele, Terry Threadgold|
|Publisher||:||John Benjamins Publishing - 1987-01-01|