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  1. Mediated Discourse

    The nexus of practice

    By Ron Scollon

    Mediated Discourse: The Nexus of Practice sets out a discursive theory of human action.Language and action are intimately related. The difficult question to answer is how they are related. Mediated Discourse Theory looks into social relationships to see how the use of language is both a form of...

    Published April 12th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Teacher Education and the Cultural Imagination

    Autobiography, Conversation, and Narrative

    By Susan Florio-Ruane, Julie deTar

    Making culture a more central concept in the texts and contexts of teacher education is the focus of this book. It is a rich account of the author's investigation of teacher book club discussions of ethnic literature, specifically ethnic autobiography--as a genre from which teachers might learn...

    Published April 1st 2001 by Routledge

  3. Gender Construction in Children's Interactions

    A Cultural Perspective. A Special Issue of Research on Language and Social Interaction

    Edited by Amy Kyratzis

    This special issue examines gender construction by children in some of its rich cultural and contextual complexity and in some of its interactions with power. The first two articles are about preschool children's language. One examines preschoolers' socialization into Japanese--a language in which...

    Published January 1st 2001 by Psychology Press

  4. Discourse and Discrimination

    Rhetorics of Racism and Antisemitism

    By Martin Reisigl, Ruth Wodak

    Discourse and Discrimination is a study of how racism, antisemitism and ethnicism are reflected in discourse. The authors first survey five established discourse analysis approaches before providing their own model and three case-studies. Drawing on a wide range of sources, they question why racism...

    Published October 5th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Exploring French Text Analysis

    Interpretations of National Identity

    By Robert Crawshaw, Karin Tusting

    Exploring French Text Analysis introduces students of French to a range of methods of text analysis, including stylistics and discourse analysis.The editors provide a clear framework for analysing written French critically. Through a series of commentaries on a range of texts by different...

    Published May 25th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Discourse and Social Life

    By Srikant Sarangi, Malcolm Coulthard

    This collection brings together for the first time in a single volume many of the major figures in contemporary discourse studies. Each chapter is an original contribution which has been specifically commissioned for this book, and together they document the wide range of concerns and techniques...

    Published March 29th 2000 by Routledge

  7. New Labour, New Language?

    By Norman Fairclough

    This is a book about the politics of New Labour that focuses on language. Fairclough gets behind the rhetoric to uncover the real meaning. He examines a wide range of political speeches and texts, from Tony Blair's speech following the death of Diana to the 1997 Labour Party Manifesto and Bill...

    Published March 2nd 2000 by Routledge

  8. Intonation in Text and Discourse

    Beginnings, Middles and Ends

    By Anne Wichmann

    Series: Studies in Language and Linguistics

    It is clear that a printed text provides the reader with more information than the words alone. This includes punctuation marks, capitalisation, paragraphs, headings and sub-headings, all of which help the reader to understand how the words are organised into sentences, and sentences are organised...

    Published March 1st 2000 by Routledge

  9. Empirical Studies of Literature

    Selected Papers From Igel '98. A Special Issue of discourse Processes

    Edited by David S. Miall

    The sixth conference of the International Society for the Empirical Study of Literature, or IGEL, was held in August 1998 in Utrecht, Holland. The conference brought together a wide range of scholars concerned with understanding the place and role of literature in its social, historical,...

    Published February 1st 2000 by Routledge

  10. Conversation Analysis

    By Numa Markee

    Series: Second Language Acquisition Research Series

    Conversation analysis is a methodology that originated over three decades ago as a sociolinguistic approach but has since been adopted by scholars in a variety of other areas, including applied linguistics and communication. It is of great utility in second language acquisition research for its...

    Published February 1st 2000 by Routledge