Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Applied Linguistics (CONAPLIN 9)

Dominant Maxim violations in 'Behind the Lawyer Profession' of Hitam Putih Talk Show

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Junnilalita Aisya Virgin, Citra Putri Utami
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Junnilalita Aisya Virgin
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https://doi.org/10.2991/conaplin-16.2017.40How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Grice's maxims; television talk show; conversation; maxim violation.
Abstract

Maxims are often violated in TV talk show programs, including Hitam Putih. This study is to find out the dominant maxim violations and their causes in the first segment of Behind the Lawyer Profession in Hitam Putih talk show. The source data in this qualitative study is the transcription of a conversation by a host/co-host and a guest (a famous Indonesian lawyer) with the duration of 08.25 minutes. The data are then analyzed by Grice's four maxims quantitatively and interpreted qualitatively. The findings show 32 maxim violations including all four types. Of these violations, maxim of relevance is the most dominant since the speakers wanted to create jokes and humors

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Volume Title
Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Applied Linguistics (CONAPLIN 9)
Series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
November 2016
ISBN
978-94-6252-322-7
ISSN
2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/conaplin-16.2017.40How to use a DOI?
Copyright
© 2017, the Authors. Published by Atlantis Press.
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/).

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