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Journal Title: Critical Discourse Studies
Volume/Issue:   Virtual Series/
Issue Title: Critical Approaches to Genre and Hybridity
Date: 2012
Table of Contents: Critical Approaches to Genre and Hybridity

Critical Discourse Studies have released the fourth virtual special issue in the
series which has been running throughout 2012. This issue is now available to read
online, along with a full introduction to the series by Editor, John E. Richardson.

This theme of this virtual special issue is ‘Critical Approaches to Genre and
Hybridity’ and features seven specially selected articles from the journal which the
editor felt best reflected this theme.

The virtual special issue features the following articles (articles marked with an *
are free to access):

Rendering Equality and Diversity Policies in UK Higher Education Institutions*

Politics of Mitigation

The Teaching and Culture of Household Spanish: Understanding Racist
Reproduction in 'Domestic' Discourse*

Arab and American Computer War Games: The Influence of a Global Technology
on Discourse

Performing Citizenship on YouTube: Activism, Satire and Online Debate Around
the Anti-Islam Video 'Fitna'*

Generic Characteristics of the Office of the High Representative's Press Releases

Read the virtual special issue online here:
http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/explore/rcds-virtual-issue-1.pdf
Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)
Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis
Pragmatics
Sociolinguistics
Text/Corpus Linguistics
Subject Language(s): Spanish
 
LL Issue: 23.4041