A special issue in honour of Prof Jonathan Culpeper with a lot of interesting articles. I have uploaded two of them (including re-posting Haugh 2015 here):
Neal Norrick, Michael Haugh
Miriam A. Locher
Modern scholars within politeness research need to carefully define the scope of their research.
Scholars studying interpersonal aspects of communication can benefit from insights within other linguistic and interdisciplinary fields of studies.
Studying (im)politeness benefits from combining methodologies from different research fields.
conventionalisation: A new agenda for im/politeness research
Un/expectedness is the potential encompassing category with respect to im/politeness and in/appropriateness.
The choice of un/expectedness would bring two advantages.
First, the concept would not be value-laden, unlike im/politeness and in/appropriateness.
Second, it would be selected on empirical and phenomenological, rather than logical and semantic grounds.
Twitter as a source of naturally occurring data.
The influence of the medium in the conceptualization of politeness.
Politeness is not restricted to verbal behaviour.
Andreas H. Jucker
Elizabeth Closs Traugott
Ofer Fein, Sari Beni-Noked, Rachel Giora
Neal R. Norrick