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    DescriptionText and Practices provides an essential introduction to the theory and practice of Critical Discourse Analysis. Using insights from this challenging new method of linguiistic analysis, the contributors to this text reveal the ways in whcih language can be used as a means of social control. The essays in Text and Practices: * demonstrate how critical discourse analysis can be applied to a variety of written and spoken texts * deconstruct data from a range of contexts, countries and spheres * expose 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. As such it represents an important contribution to this developing field and an essential text for all advanced students of language, media and cultural studies.

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    Texts and Practices
    Readings in Critical Discourse Analysis
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Carmen Rosa Caldas-Coulthard, By (author) Malcolm Coulthard
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 312
    Width: 156 mm
    Height: 234 mm
    Thickness: 25 mm
    Weight: 680 g
    ISBN 13: 9780415121422
    ISBN 10: 0415121426

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: LAN
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    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S1.5
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    B&T General Subject: 480
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    B&T Approval Code: A22182000
    DC22: 401/.41, 401.41
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    LC classification: P302.84.T4, P302.84 .T48 1996
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    Taylor & Francis Ltd
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    01 January 1996
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