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Communication Accommodation Theory

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Title: Texts and Practices - Readings in Critical Discourse Analysis
Edited By: Carmen Rosa Caldas-Coulthard
Malcolm Coulthard
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TEXTS AND PRACTICES provides an essential introduction to the theory and practice of Critical Discourse Analysis. The essays demonstrate how Critical Discourse Analysis can be applied to a variety of written and spoken texts, by deconstructing data from a range of contexts, countries and spheres and exposing hidden patterns of discrimination and inequalities of power. TEXTS AND PRACTICES, which includes specially commissioned papers from a range of distinguished authors, provides a state-of-the-art introduction to Critical Discourse Analysis, making it an important contribution to this developing field.

Publication Year: 1995
Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)
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Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis
Text/Corpus Linguistics
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 0415121426
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 320
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