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Title: Corpus Stylistics
Written By: Elena Semino
Mick Short
Series Title: Routledge Studies in Corpus Linguistics

This book represents a new direction at the interface between the fields of stylistics and corpus linguistics, namely the use of a corpus methodology to investigate the ways in which people's words and thoughts are presented in written narratives. A 260,000 word electronic corpus of late 20th century written texts, including fiction, news reports and (auto)biographies is analysed by the authors, providing a detailed account of new theoretical insights, comparisons between different text types and detailed accounts of individual texts.

Publication Year: 2003
Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)
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Linguistic Field(s): Text/Corpus Linguistics
Ling & Literature
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 0415286697
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 224
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