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Dinorah Scott

Dinorah Scott

Assistant Professor
300 W. Hawthorne Road
Spokane, WA 99251
Phone: (509) 777-4779
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E-mail: dscott@whitworth.edu

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Education:
Ph.D. University of Illinois at Chicago
M.A. University of Mexico
B.A. Estácio de Sá College

Year Joined Whitworth Faculty:  2006

Areas of Specialization / Expertise:

Spanish linguistics; applied linguistics; Portuguese linguistics


Selected Publications / Presentations / Honors:
Publications include: "La investigación-acción: una alternativa para el estudio del salón de clase de lengua extranjera" published in Estudios de Lingüística Aplicada (1997); "Transferencia y marcación" published in Estudios de Lingüística Aplicada (1995).

Presentations include: "Understanding the Other Through International Cinema," at the North American Christian Foreign Language Association's 19th Conference World Languages: Reading the World, Point Loma Nazarene University, San Diego (2009); a paper, "What?! My Spanish professor is a student in your French Class?", at the 18th Annual Conference of North American Christian Foreign Language Association (2008); Variación del modo verbal en español y la teoría de la implicatura conversacional generalizada: evidencia de la interfaz entre la pragmática y la estructura gramatical" at the International Pragmatics Conference, Toronto, Canada (2003); "Mood Variation in Spanish and the Generalized Conversational Implicature Theory: Evidence of the Interplay of Pragmatics with Grammatical Structure" at the Hispanic Linguistics Symposium, University of Surrey, Guildford, England (2002).

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