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Wed Sep 28 2011

Qs: Emotional Appeals in Political Discourse

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        1.     Maj-Britt Mosegaard Hansen , Emotional Appeals in Political Discourse

Message 1: Emotional Appeals in Political Discourse
Date: 23-Sep-2011
From: Maj-Britt Mosegaard Hansen <Maj-Britt.MosegaardHansenmanchester.ac.uk>
Subject: Emotional Appeals in Political Discourse
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I'll be teaching a directed-readings module on political discourse this
semester. The students would like to dedicate a session to the issue of
emotional appeals in politicians' speeches. Would anyone be able to
recommend 2-3 texts on or relevant to that topic (articles and/or book
chapters, but not whole books) that would be appropriate for an MA-student
without prior exposure to discourse analysis? Thanks very much in advance!
I'll post a summary of replies to the list.

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
                            Discourse Analysis
                            Pragmatics


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