Linguistics: Featured Topic: Discourse Analysis

8Featured Topic: Discourse Analysis

  • The Discourse of Sport: Analyses from Social Linguistics book cover

    The Discourse of Sport

    Analyses from Social Linguistics

    Edited by David Caldwell, John Walsh, Elaine W. Vine, Jon Jureidini

    This collection brings together innovative research from socially-oriented applied linguists working in sports. Drawing on contemporary approaches to applied linguistics, this book provides readers with in-depth analyses of examples of language-in-use in the context of sport, and…

    Hardback – 2016-12-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • Social Media Discourse, (Dis)identifications and Diversities book cover

    Social Media Discourse, (Dis)identifications and Diversities

    Edited by Sirpa Leppanen, Elina Westinen, Samu Kytola

    This volume serves as an in-depth investigation of the diversity of means and practices that constitute (dis)identification and identity construction in social media. Given the increasing prevalence of social media in everyday life and the subsequent growing diversity in the types of participants…

    Hardback – 2016-12-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • The Discourse of Powerlessness and Repression: Life stories of domestic migrant workers in Hong Kong book cover

    The Discourse of Powerlessness and Repression

    Life stories of domestic migrant workers in Hong Kong

    By Hans J. Ladegaard

    Drawing on a large corpus of narratives recorded at a church shelter for abused domestic helpers in Hong Kong, this monograph explores how the women discursively construct themselves in sharing sessions with other helpers. They see themselves as ‘helpers’ who have come to Hong Kong to help their…

    Hardback – 2016-11-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics

  • Discourses of the Developing World: Researching properties, problems and potentials book cover

    Discourses of the Developing World

    Researching properties, problems and potentials

    By Shi-xu, Kwesi Kwaa Prah, María Laura Pardo

    Against the backdrop of overwhelming discourse scholarship emanating from the Western cosmopolitan centres, this volume offers a development-centred approach to unfamiliar, marginalized or otherwise disadvantaged discourses of the Third World or the Global South. Written by leading researchers…

    Hardback – 2016-05-05
    Routledge
    Cultural Discourse Studies Series

  • Classroom Discourse Analysis: A Tool For Critical Reflection, Second Edition book cover

    Classroom Discourse Analysis

    A Tool For Critical Reflection, Second Edition

    By Betsy Rymes

    This second edition of Classroom Discourse Analysis continues to make techniques widely used in the field of discourse analysis accessible to a broad audience and illustrates their practical application in the study of classroom talk, ideal for upper-level undergraduate and graduate students in…

    Paperback – 2015-12-02
    Routledge

  • Unified Discourse Analysis: Language, Reality, Virtual Worlds and Video Games book cover

    Unified Discourse Analysis

    Language, Reality, Virtual Worlds and Video Games

    By James Paul Gee

    Discourse Analysis is becoming increasingly "multimodal", concerned primarily with the interplay of language, image and sound. Video Games allow humans to create, live in and have conversations with new multimodal worlds. In this ground-breaking new textbook, best-selling author and experienced…

    Paperback – 2014-06-17
    Routledge

  • Communicating Beyond Language: Everyday Encounters with Diversity book cover

    Communicating Beyond Language

    Everyday Encounters with Diversity

    By Betsy Rymes

    This new book offers a timely and lively appraisal of the concept of communicative repertoires, resources we use to express who we are when in dialogue with others. Each chapter describes and illustrates the communicative resources humans deploy daily, but rarely think about – not only the multiple…

    Paperback – 2013-12-14
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Discourse Analysis book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Discourse Analysis

    Edited by James Paul Gee, Michael Handford

    The Routledge Handbook of Discourse Analysis covers the major approaches to Discourse Analysis from Critical Discourse Analysis to Multimodal Discourse Analysis and their applications in key educational and institutional settings. The handbook is divided into six sections: Approaches to Discourse…

    Paperback – 2013-08-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Applied Linguistics