Discourse Analysis | Edition: 2
Author: Barbara Johnstone
publisher Date: 05/28/2007
Schools: University of South Carolina，University of Maryland College Park，Louislana State University，Emory University，University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Description: Fully revised and updated throughout, the new edition of Discourse Analysis is a user-friendly textbook for students taking their first course in linguistic approaches to discourse. Second edition of a popular introductory textbook, combining breadth of coverage, practical examples, and student-friendly features Includes new sections on metaphor, framing, stance and style, multimodal discourse, and Gricean pragmatics Considers a variety of approaches to the subject, including critical discourse analysis, conversation analysis, interactional and variationist sociolinguistics, ethnography, corpus linguistics, and other qualitative and quantitative methods Features detailed descriptions of the results of discourse analysts’ work Retains and expands the useful student features, including discussion questions, exercises, and ideas for small research projects.