Originally published as The Continuum Companion to Discourse Analysis, this book is designed to be the essential one-volume resource for advanced students and academics. This companion offers a comprehensive and accessible reference resource to research in contemporary discourse studies. In 21 chapters written by leading figures in the field, the volume provides readers with an authoritative overview of key terms, methods and current research topics and directions. It offers both a survey of current research and gives more practical guidance for advanced study in the area. The volume covers all the most important issues, concepts, movements and approaches in the field and features a glossary of key terms in the area of discourse analysis. It is the complete resource for postgraduate students and researchers working within discourse studies, applied linguistics, TESOL and the social sciences.Space precludes consideration of the lower levels here (see, however, Martin 2010 for a glimpse of their contribution to the a#39;Testing Timesa#39; text). Ultimately it is ... and they all wear mortarboards and black gowns, and look like old wire- moustached Latin masters as drawn by Ronald Searle. ... I know, Ia#39;ve snuck peeks at my own kidsa#39; msn messages, until they blocked me out using the parental control filter.
|Title||:||Continuum Companion to Discourse Analysis|
|Publisher||:||Bloomsbury Publishing - 2011-03-03|