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Mon Nov 02 2015

Books: A Beginner's Guide to Discourse Analysis: Sutherland

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Subject: A Beginner's Guide to Discourse Analysis: Sutherland
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Title: A Beginner's Guide to Discourse Analysis
Publication Year: 2015
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

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Author: Sean Sutherland

Paperback: ISBN: 9781137402882 Pages: Price: U.K. £ 20.99


This practical textbook introduces the tools and techniques that explain how language is used in different situations, and it will be an indispensable resource that students will return to again and again during their course.

Author Sean Sutherland has years of experience in teaching the topic to his own undergraduate and graduate students, and the book is packed with colourful examples from novels, songs, newspaper articles and more that enrich students' understanding and develop their confidence.

A Beginner's Guide to Discourse Analysis:
• Assumes no prior knowledge of the subject
• Is filled with exercises and answers throughout, along with answers and commentary
• Contains supporting explanations of relevant grammar points
This is an indispensable resource for anybody doing discourse analysis as part of their studies.

Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis
General Linguistics

Written In: English (eng)

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