Linguistics: Discourse Analysis

  • The Language of Persuasion in Politics: An introduction book cover

    The Language of Persuasion in Politics

    An introduction

    By Alan Partington, Charlotte Taylor

    This accessible introductory textbook looks at the modern relationship between politicians, the press and the public through the language they employ, with extensive coverage of key topics including: ‘spin’, ‘spin control’ and ‘image’ politics models of persuasion: authority, contrast,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-04 
    Routledge

  • The Discourse of Physics: Building Knowledge through Language, Mathematics and Image book cover

    The Discourse of Physics

    Building Knowledge through Language, Mathematics and Image

    By Y. J. Doran

    This book provides a detailed model of both the discourse and knowledge of physics and offers insights toward developing pedagogy that improves how physics is taught and learned. Building on a rich history of applying a Systemic Functional Linguistics approach to scientific discourse, the book uses…

    Hardback – 2017-09-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Multimodality

  • Panel Studies of Variation and Change book cover

    Panel Studies of Variation and Change

    Edited by Suzanne Evans Wagner, Isabelle Buchstaller

    The relationship between the individual and the community is at the core of sociolinguistic theorizing. To date, most longitudinal research has been conducted on the basis of trend studies, such as replications of cross-sectional studies, or comparisons between present-day cross-sectional data and…

    Hardback – 2017-09-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Language Change

  • Discourses of Denial: The Rhetoric of American Academic Labor book cover

    Discourses of Denial

    The Rhetoric of American Academic Labor

    By Thomas Discenna

    Discourses of Denial explores the myriad ways that the labor of those employed by universities is situated as somehow distinct from ordinary labor. Focusing on a variety of sites where academic labor is discursively constructed in popular consciousness including among the professoriate itself, its…

    Hardback – 2017-09-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Discourse

  • Shelley's Style book cover

    Shelley's Style

    By William Keach

    First published 1984. In a provocative study, this book argues that the problems posed by Shelley’s notoriously difficult style must be understood in relation to his ambivalence towards language itself as an artistic medium — the tension between the potential of language to mirror emotional…

    Paperback – 2017-08-29 
    Routledge

  • Shelley's Music: Fantasy, Authority and the Object Voice book cover

    Shelley's Music

    Fantasy, Authority and the Object Voice

    By Paul A. Vatalaro

    First published in 2009. This book argues that the images of and allusions to music in Shelley’s writing demonstrate his attempt to infuse the traditionally masculine word with the traditionally feminine voice and music. This further extends to his even more fundamental desire to integrate the "…

    Paperback – 2017-08-29 
    Routledge
    RLE: Percy Shelley

  • Shelley and the Romantic Revolution book cover

    Shelley and the Romantic Revolution

    By F.A. Lea

    First published in 1945. In this work the author seeks to correct the misinterpretation and incorrect labelling of Shelley’s thought. While not neglecting Shelley as a poet, this book focuses on his contributions made to the general movement of political and philosophical thought of his era and by…

    Paperback – 2017-08-29 
    Routledge
    RLE: Percy Shelley

  • Phraseology in Legal and Institutional Settings: A Corpus-based Interdisciplinary Perspective book cover

    Phraseology in Legal and Institutional Settings

    A Corpus-based Interdisciplinary Perspective

    Edited by Stanislaw Goźdź-Roszkowski, Gianluca Pontrandolfo

    This volume presents a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of major developments in the study of how phraseology is used in a wide range of different legal and institutional contexts. This recent interest has been mainly sparked by the development of corpus linguistics research, which has both…

    Hardback – 2017-08-29 
    Routledge
    Law, Language and Communication

  • Talking Donald Trump: A Sociolinguistic Study of Style, Metadiscourse, and Political Identity book cover

    Talking Donald Trump

    A Sociolinguistic Study of Style, Metadiscourse, and Political Identity

    By Jennifer Sclafani

    Talking Donald Trump examines the language of Donald Trump’s presidential campaign from the perspective of sociocultural linguistics. This book offers an insight into the many stages of Trump's political career, from his initial campaign for the Republican nomination, up to his presidency. Drawing…

    Hardback – 2017-08-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Linguistics

  • The Routledge Handbook of Language and Politics book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Language and Politics

    Edited by Ruth Wodak, Bernhard Forchtner

    The Routledge Handbook of Language and Politics provides a comprehensive overview of this core and dynamic area of study and research. Language is indispensable to initiating, justifying, legitimatising and coordinating action as well as negotiating conflict and, as such, is intrinsically linked to…

    Hardback – 2017-08-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Linguistics

  • The Routledge Handbook of Language in the Workplace book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Language in the Workplace

    Edited by Bernadette Vine

    The Routledge Handbook of Language in the Workplace provides a comprehensive survey of linguistic research on language in the workplace written by top scholars in the field from around the world. The Handbook covers theoretical and methodological approaches, explores research in different types of…

    Hardback – 2017-08-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Applied Linguistics

  • Advancing Multimodal and Critical Discourse Studies: Interdisciplinary Research Inspired by Theo Van Leeuwen’s Social Semiotics book cover

    Advancing Multimodal and Critical Discourse Studies

    Interdisciplinary Research Inspired by Theo Van Leeuwen’s Social Semiotics

    Edited by Sumin Zhao, Emilia Djonov, Anders Björkvall, Morten Boeriis

    This innovative volume highlights the dynamic and groundbreaking contributions of Theo van Leeuwen to the fields of multimodality, social semiotics, and critical discourse analysis, and demonstrates how the key themes in his work have influenced and will continue to shape multimodal research.…

    Hardback – 2017-08-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Multimodality

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