Written as a Prologue in my doctoral dissertation , which mainly
QR Code in My Doctoral Dissertation
Q: Why do I need to submit an electronic copy of my doctoral dissertation to ProQuest and iDEA?
A: Drexel wishes to make its research available to the international scholarly community as widely as possible. The Faculty Senate approved this requirement in 2003 for doctoral students. The Libraries maintains an open access institutional repository, iDEA, where Drexel scholarship, including our dissertations, is made available to the international scholarly community.
Welcome to my doctoral dissertation
This is my doctoral dissertation, submitted in partial satisfaction of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in in the of the .
In my doctoral dissertation, I examine emergency calls to the police in German. I use the psycholinguistic quaestio model in my analysis. According to this model, every coherent conversation adheres to the communicative function of language, the quaestio. I examine why emergency calls deviate from this communicative task, as sequences discarding the quaestio may implement other functions.I inaugurate this blog one month and a half after the defense of my doctoral dissertation As you may imagine this is one of many things I have in my to-do-list-after-the-thesis. I’m afraid that I’ll not complete most of them… but here you have the weblog!