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Analysing discourse : textual analysis for social research / Norman Fairclough.

By: Fairclough, Norman, 1941-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: London : New York : Routledge, c2003Description: vi, 270 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0415258928 (hbk); 0415258936 (pbk).Subject(s): Social sciences -- Research -- Methodology | Discourse analysis -- Social aspectsDDC classification: 300.14 Online resources: WorldCat details | E-book Fulltext
Contents:
Table of contents Contents: Social Analysis, Discourse Analysis, Text Analysis -- Introduction -- Texts, Social Events, and Social Practices -- Intertextuality and Assumptions -- Genres and Action -- Genres -- Meaning Relations between Sentences and Clauses -- Types of Exchange, Speech Functions, and Grammatical Mood -- Discourses and Representations -- Discourses -- Representations of Social Events -- Styles and Identities -- Styles -- Modality and Evaluation -- Conclusion.
Summary: Summary: This introductory textbook to discourse analysis provides a guide to using & investigating real language data. It draws on a range of social theorists from Bourdieu to Habermas & presents a consistently social perspective on language analysis. The discussion is illustrated with a range of real texts.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Table of contents Contents: Social Analysis, Discourse Analysis, Text Analysis --
Introduction --
Texts, Social Events, and Social Practices --
Intertextuality and Assumptions --
Genres and Action --
Genres --
Meaning Relations between Sentences and Clauses --
Types of Exchange, Speech Functions, and Grammatical Mood --
Discourses and Representations --
Discourses --
Representations of Social Events --
Styles and Identities --
Styles --
Modality and Evaluation --
Conclusion.

Summary:
This introductory textbook to discourse analysis provides a guide to using & investigating real language data. It draws on a range of social theorists from Bourdieu to Habermas & presents a consistently social perspective on language analysis. The discussion is illustrated with a range of real texts.

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