Monographs, Locher


Locher, Miriam A. (2004). Power and Politeness in Action: Disagreements in Oral Communication. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.




Locher, Miriam A. (2006). Advice Online. Advice-giving in an American Internet Health Column. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.



Miriam A. Locher (2017). Reflective writig in Medical Practice: a Linguistic Perspective. Bristol: Multilingual Matters.



Edited books, Locher


Bousfield, Derek, & Locher, Miriam A. (Eds.). (2008). Impoliteness in Language. Studies on its Interplay with Power in Theory and Practice. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.


Gygax, Franziska, & Locher, Miriam A. (Eds.). (2015). Narrative Matters in Medical Contexts across Disciplines. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.


Limberg, Holger, & Locher, Miriam A. (Eds.). (2012). Advice in Discourse. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.


Locher, Miriam A., & Graham, Sage Lambert (Eds.). (2010). Interpersonal Pragmatics (Vol. 6). Berlin: Mouton.




Locher, Miriam A., & Strässler, Jürg (Eds.). (2008). Standards and Norms in the English Language. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.



Pizziconi, Barbara, & Locher, Miriam A. (Eds.). (2016). 'Teaching' and 'Learning' (Im)politeness. Berlin/New York: Mouton de Gruyter.


Locher, Miriam A. and Andreas H. Jucker (eds.) ( 2017). The Pragmatics of Fiction. Berlin/Boston: de Gruyter Mouton.



Special issues, Locher


Angouri, Jo, & Locher, Miriam A. (Eds.). (2012). Special issue on 'Theorising disagreement' in the Journal of Pragmatics 44 (12).



Duchêne, Alexandre, & Locher, Miriam A. (Eds.). (2010). Special issue on 'Travaux de jeunes chercheur-e-s en linguistique apllicquée' in Bulletin suisse de linguistique appliquée 91.

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Locher, Miriam A. (Ed.). (2010). Special issue on 'Politeness and impoliteness in computer-mediated communication' in Journal of Politeness Research 6.1, 1-150.

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Locher, Miriam A., Bolander, Brook, & Höhn, Nicole (Eds.). (2015). Special issue on 'Relational Work in Facebook and Discussion Boards/Fora' in Pragmatics 25.1, 1-122.

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