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Evidentiality and Morality in a Korean Heritage Language School

Adrienne Lo

in Beyond Yellow English: Toward a Linguistic Anthropology of Asian Pacific America

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195327359
eISBN:
9780199870639
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195327359.003.0004
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

Previous work on Korean grammar has claimed that one person cannot “directly” speculate about another person's thoughts, intentions, and sensations (Choi 1991; Kim 1978; Lee 1993; Sohn and Park ... More


“Epistemic Fit” and the Mobilization of Management Knowledge in Healthcare

Gerry McGivern, Sue Dopson, Ewan Ferlie, Chris Bennett, Michael Fischer, Louise Fitzgerald, and Jean Ledger

in Mobilizing Knowledge in Healthcare: Challenges for Management and Organization

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780198738237
eISBN:
9780191801686
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198738237.003.0002
Subject:
Business and Management, Knowledge Management

This chapter discusses the mobilization of management knowledge in healthcare, drawing on six qualitative case studies in a diverse range of settings. Drawing on theory about management knowledge and ... More


The Nature and Provenance of Epistemic Stances

Anjan Chakravartty

in Scientific Ontology: Integrating Naturalized Metaphysics and Voluntarist Epistemology

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780190651459
eISBN:
9780190651480
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190651459.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

The second of two forms of ontological uncertainty, previously introduced, is explored in detail. This form of uncertainty concerns the contention that not only is ontological commitment something ... More


Grammar and Social Relations: Alternative Forms of Yes/No–Type Initiating Actions in Health Visitor Interactions

Geoffrey Raymond

in Why Do You Ask?: The Function of Questions in Institutional Discourse

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195306897
eISBN:
9780199867943
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195306897.003.0005
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter, written by Geoffrey Raymond, explores two kinds of yes/no questions—yes/no declaratives (YNDs) and yes/no interrogatives (YNIs)—in interactions between health visitor nurses (HVs) and ... More


Asking Ostensibly Silly Questions in Police‐Suspect Interrogations

Elizabeth Stokoe and Derek Edwards

in Why Do You Ask?: The Function of Questions in Institutional Discourse

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780195306897
eISBN:
9780199867943
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195306897.003.0006
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter, written by Elizabeth Stokoe and Derek Edwards, considers the occurrence in police‐suspect interrogations of what the authors term “silly questions.” A “silly question” is one that has ... More


Science and Metaphysics, Then and Now

Anjan Chakravartty

in Scientific Ontology: Integrating Naturalized Metaphysics and Voluntarist Epistemology

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780190651459
eISBN:
9780190651480
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190651459.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

It is widely held that while the forms of inquiry into the nature of the world that came before and gave rise to the modern sciences were thoroughly infused with philosophical considerations, the ... More


Coda: Ontology with lessons from Pyrrho and Sextus

Anjan Chakravartty

in Scientific Ontology: Integrating Naturalized Metaphysics and Voluntarist Epistemology

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780190651459
eISBN:
9780190651480
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190651459.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

The final chapter of the book marshals the upshot of what has come before, considering the ramifications of voluntarism about stances for how different agents should think about scientific ontology ... More


Scientific Ontology: Integrating Naturalized Metaphysics and Voluntarist Epistemology

Anjan Chakravartty

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
July 2017
ISBN:
9780190651459
eISBN:
9780190651480
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190651459.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Science

Both science and philosophy are interested in questions of ontology—questions about what exists and what these things are like. Science and philosophy, however, seem like very different ways of ... More


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