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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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    Title
    Texts and Practices
    Subtitle
    Readings in Critical Discourse Analysis
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Carmen Rosa Caldas-Coulthard, By (author) Malcolm Coulthard
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 312
    Width: 158 mm
    Height: 240 mm
    Thickness: 17 mm
    Weight: 490 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780415121439
    ISBN 10: 0415121434
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25610
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: LAN
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S1.5
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    BIC subject category V2: CFG, CFK
    B&T General Subject: 480
    Ingram Subject Code: LC
    Libri: I-LC
    BISAC V2.8: LAN009000
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 02
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Approval Code: A22182000
    DC22: 401/.41, 401.41
    BISAC V2.8: LIT006000
    DC20: 401.41
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: P302.84.T4, P302.84 .T48 1996
    Thema V1.0: CFG, CFK
    Illustrations note
    10ill.
    Publisher
    Taylor & Francis Ltd
    Imprint name
    ROUTLEDGE
    Publication date
    22 December 1995
    Publication City/Country
    London