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LINGUIST List 21.4179

Wed Oct 20 2010

Books: Linguistics & Literature: Nørgaard, Busse, Montoro

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        1.     Jennifer Tighe , Key Terms in Stylistics: Nørgaard, Busse, Montoro

Message 1: Key Terms in Stylistics: Nørgaard, Busse, Montoro
Date: 04-Oct-2010
From: Jennifer Tighe <jtighecontinuumbooks.com>
Subject: Key Terms in Stylistics: Nørgaard, Busse, Montoro
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Title: Key Terms in Stylistics
Series Title: Key Terms
Published: 2010
Publisher: Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd
                http://www.continuumbooks.com

Book URL: http://www.continuumbooks.com/search/default.aspx?Text=Key%20Terms%20in%20Stylistics

Author: Nina Nørgaard
Author: Beatrix Busse
Author: Rocío Montoro
Electronic: ISBN: 9781441193056 Pages: 288 Price: U.K. £ 60.00
Hardback: ISBN: 9780826412881 Pages: 288 Price: U.K. £ 60.00
Paperback: ISBN: 9780826419484 Pages: 288 Price: U.K. £ 16.99
Abstract:

Stylistics is the study of the ways in which meaning is created and shaped
through language in literature and in other types of text. Key Terms in
Stylistics provides the reader with a comprehensive overview of the field,
along with sections that explain relevant terms, concepts and key thinkers
listed from A to Z.

The book comprises entries on different stylistic approaches to text,
including feminist, cognitive, corpus and multimodal stylistics. There is
coverage of key thinkers and their work as well as of central terms and
concepts. It ends with a comprehensive bibliography of key texts.
The book is written in an accessible manner, explaining difficult concepts
in a straightforward way. It will appeal to both beginner and upper-level
students working in the interface between language, linguistics and literature.

"Key Terms in Stylistics is a substantial, timely and much-needed
contribution to the rapidly developing field of Stylistics. Charting the
development of Stylistics from its inception to the present day, and
covering the major themes, terms and concepts, this book is the key
reference guide to modern Stylistics. One of the major accomplishments of
the book is the way its authors manage to reign in the many diverse strands
in contemporary stylistic analysis, from Feminist Stylistics to Cognitive
Poetics, from Critical Stylistics to the Empirical Study of Literature,
thereby creating a comprehensive and coherent overview of the present-day
field. With full entries on the key terms and the major work in the area,
this book is essential reading for anyone who wishes (or needs) to acquaint
themselves with the character and practice of modern Stylistics."
Professor Paul Simpson, Queen's University Belfast, UK

Linguistic Field(s): Ling & Literature

Written In: English (eng )

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